District Manager

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Job Description

1.0 Reporting Line: Director Engineering

2.0 Job Purpose:

To plan, coordinate and manage operations at the district, involved in the provision of quality water and sanitation services, commercial services including customer relations so as to contribute to financial viability and service delivery of the Company.

Statement of Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plans the daily, weekly and monthly production schedules to ensure supply of quality water and sanitation services at the District
  • Plans, monitors and controls district operations and water production against targets set.
  • Ensures that maintenance and repairs are carried on all plant, machinery and vehicles according to maintenance schedules in order to minimize interruptions to operations.
  • Prepares and monitor the District budgets so as to operate within approved parameters
  • Ensures correct metering, billing and revenue collection is carried out as planned in order to achieve or exceed district targets set
  • Supervises, trains. coaches and disciplines subordinates
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time

Minimum Academic qualifications:

  • Full Grade 12 or Form Five (05) certificate with Five (05) ‘O’ Level credits or better including English Language and Mathematics

Minimum Vocational/Professional qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Water /Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical or Chemical from a reputable training institution. A business qualification will be an added advantage.
  • Must be a paid up member EIZ with a valid practicing licence.

Minimum relevant work experience:

  • 3 years post qualification experience in a reputable organisation preferably in the water sector.

Required competencies/Personal attributes:

  • Computer literate
  • High Interpersonal skills
  • Assertive and detail oriented
  • Result Oriented and focussed
  • High oral and written communication skills
  • High personal integrity
  • Good supervisory Skills

Method of Application

Applications accompanied by copies of certificates, curriculum vitae, day time contact telephone number(s) and at least three traceable referees should reach the undersigned:

The Manager Human Resource and Administration,

North Western Water Supply and Sanitation Company Ltd,

MEMA House, Mwanawasa Street,

P O Box 110184


Email Address:

Application deadline
22 Jul 09:05