Date: 10 Oct 2023

Location: Mahalapye, BW

Company: waterutili

Long Description

Closing Date: 25 October 2023



Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) is one of the leaders in the water supply industry in the region and strives to be the best internationally. The Corporation prides itself in employing the best human resource capital available to effectively deliver on its mandate and ultimately attain its aspirations.  WUC would like to invite suitably qualified individuals who wish to join an employer of choice and meet the profile, to apply to be considered for the below position based at Maun, Gaborone and Mahalapye.

Position Purpose



Position Purpose

This role is responsible for planning, design, building, installation, and maintaining Electro-mechanical, Control and Instrumentation and Civil Engineering systems, as well as supervising, testing, and commissioning of projects in the Service Centre.

Engineer: Maintenance develop and implement maintenance programmes on electro- mechanical, C&I and Civil Engineering systems.

The Engineer: Maintenance apply Engineering expertise to ensure the efficient operations of assets and infrastructure.

Further, the role ensures that asset and infrastructure is maintained as per policy, procedures, and standards by implementing maintenance guidelines and administering their implementation as outlined by the Corporation.

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Position Key Responsibilities cont.

Position Key Responsibilities 

Maintenance and Risk Management

Financial Management

Compliance & Governance


Live and exemplify the Corporate value

Electro-Mechanical, C&I, and Civil Engineering Design & Operating Practices

Asset Reliability & Optimisation

Operational Maintenance Support
Operational Assets & Infrastructure Projects

Position Outcomes & Measures

Position Outcomes & Measures

  • Asset reliability management
  • Speed to identification of control failures
  • Business aligned and enabling maintenance program
  • Efficiency in maintenance planning program (balance between scheduled & unscheduled maintenance)
  • Financial sustainability (Maintenance costs within defined tolerance level)
  • Sustainable cost of maintenance (as a function of asset value, production output and sales)
  • Low maintenance related operational downtime

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Electrical or Mechanical or C&I Engineering
  • Registered with Engineering Registration Board (ERB)
  • Valid Practising Certificate


  • 5 years experience in Civil, Electrical or Mechanical or C&I Engineering activities in a utilities industry
  • 3 years supervisory experience

WUC Technical Competencies

Asset Reliability & Optimization
Operational Assets & Infrastructure Projects
Maintenance and Risk Management
Electro-Mechanical, CandI, and Civil Engineering Design and Operating Practices



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Salary: An attractive Salary Package commensurate to the market

Leave: 30 working days per annum

Pension: A Contributory Pension Scheme (16.5% WUC and 4% Employee)


Other Benefits

Group Life Assurance (24-hour coverage)

75% paid by the Corporation towards Medical Aid

Closing Date

Interested Botswana citizens should address their cover letter to:


Human Resource Director

Water Utilities Corporation

Private Bag 00276





Attach a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (C.V), certified copies of certificates, National Identity Card (Omang) as well as professional references and names and addresses of two referees.


NB: Cover letter, certificates, identity card (omang), and references should be scanned as one document and uploaded with the cover letter.


Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.


No Physical applications will be accepted.