04 May, 2015

5558 Engineering Specialist X2

Utility Regulatory Authority (URA)


Government Department


Port Vila, Vanuatu

Job Hours:

Not Stated

Due Date:


Job Description:

About the Utilities Regulatory Authority
The URA was established under the Utilities Regulatory Authority Act No. 11 of 2007. The Authority acts independently of the Government and its primary purpose is to increase access to safe, reliable and affordable electricity and water services, and to promote the long-term interests of consumers throughout Vanuatu. In addition, the Authority assists to resolve consumer complaints and disputes and advises the Government on matters related to electricity and water.

The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) is seeking two Engineering Specialist in utility regulations. 
The URA is seeking to engaged two individuals to the position of Engineering Specialist. The annual salary of this position is Vt.2-2.5 million and is negotiable based on qualifications and experience.

Successful candidates must meet the following minimum requirements:


    1. University degrees in Engineering, preferably Electrical, Computer Science or equivalent.

    2. At least 3 years of work experience or practice in the electricity or water sector, or communication network in technical area .

    3. Knowledge of electricity or water supply network operations.

     4. Familiarity with electricity safety standards and codes.

    5. Relevant experience in the Vanuatu, Pacific Region or Small Island states preferably in electricity or water sector is highly desirable.

    6. Good written and oral communications skills.

    7. Fluency in English. Knowledge of French will be an advantage.

    Candidates with advanced degree, higher levels of experience and analytical skills will be given preference and suitable compensation


    VT 2-2.5 Million (Annually)


    English, French, Bislama

    How To Apply:

    If you are interested in this position, please obtain information from Ms. Belinda Reuben on the scope of work for this position. All applications are to be submitted by hand, via email or post to the attention of Ms. Belinda Reuben on the following addresses provided. 

    Contact Person:

    Ms. Belinda Reuben


    Not Stated




    Ms. Belinda Reuben, URA, PMB 9093, Port Vila, Vanuatu

            04-May-15 Direct from Employer

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