• Full Time
  • Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA)

The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) is a statutory body mandated to ensure the provision of a level playing field for safe, reliable and sustainable energy supply through effective regulation. ZERA seeks the services of a highly competent, professional and results oriented individual who can take the organisation to a higher level in the following role.


Reporting to the Senior Electricity Engineer, the Key Job Functions of this position will be:
Monitoring of the electricity generation, transmission and distribution industry for adherence to license conditions, regulations, codes and standards.
Assess renewable energy and energy efficiency installations, products and services for compliance to set regulations/codes and standards through inspections.
Assist in conducting energy audits.
Facilitate inspection of standby generators for compliance to set regulations and maintain database. Conduct electrical accident investigations and maintain a database of the same.
Assist in compiling and analysing industry statistics on power supply.
Assist in the development of consumer renewable energy, energy efficiency and safety awareness material. Provide support at shows, exhibition and stakeholder consultation workshops.
Provide input for departmental and other reports at the defined frequency.


The successful candidate for this position should meet the following criteria:
Four-year degree in Bsc or B-Tech Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

Five years working experience in electricity either generation, transmission or distribution field. Good knowledge of electricity products and standards thereof.
Good appreciation of renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Knowledge of legislation applicable to the sector.
Proficiency in computer software and applications.
Attention to detail.
Good public relations skills.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Good team player.

Prospective candidates for this position should email their CVs hand deliver their CVs by no later than 20 July 2019 to:

The Human Resources Manager
Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA)
14th Floor Century Towers, 45 Samora Machel Avenue Harare
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. Female candidates are encouraged to apply

To apply for this job email your details to vacancies@zera.co.zw