Advert - Plant Operator

Full Time

Posted 16 days ago

Closes: 11/26/2021



The Mission of the Lusaka Water Supply and Sanitation Company Limited (LWSC) is to provide quality water and sanitation services to customers in Lusaka Province at a commercially and environmentally sustainable manner. In order to achieve this, the Company must ensure that staff with the right knowledge, skills and abilities are available as required. LWSC now seeks to recruit dynamic and energetic persons who are performance driven, and invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Zambians. The successful candidates should be prepared to work under water supply or sewerage services and to be based in any of the LWSC operating districts which include Luangwa, Chirundu, Chilanga, Lusaka, Kafue, and Chongwe.




  1. Type of Employment Contract: Permanent and Pensionable Conditions of service    


  1. Job Purpose 


The Plant Operator will be reporting to the Superintendent and will be responsible for operating the pumping station, carrying out water/ sewage treatment, monitoring reservoir water levels, ensuring the efficient performance of the plant, checking pressures for water/ sewer flows, as well as performing housekeeping of the workstation.     


  1. Qualifications and Experience


  • School Certificate or General Certificate in Education
  • Craft Certificate in Water Supply Operations
  • One (1) year relevant work experience in a water or sewage treatment plant, or water distribution centre


5.0       Behaviour Qualities  


  • Good Communication Skills
  • Achievement oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure  



LWSC values the provision of equal employment opportunities. Therefore, women, men and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In case of equal suitability, females will be given preferential consideration.


All applications letters together with photocopies of certificates and detailed curriculum vitae should reach the address below no later than Friday 26th November,2021 using the address below:


Director Human Resources and Administration

Lusaka Water Supply and Sanitation Company limited,

Plot No. 871, Katemo Road,

Rhodes Park

PO Box 50198