The EWSC Internship Programme offers eligible students the opportunity to acquire direct practical experience in different work fields.

Internships are offered depending on the needs and capacity of offices to receive and supervise interns.

Our Internship Programme has been revised to broaden the eligibility criteria. We don't offer paid internships but we give a tocken of appreciation to our interns.

How to Apply

All applications must be handwritten accompanied by an introductory letter from your institution and submitted at EWSC Head Office addressed to The Human Resource Manager or via Email to


Assistant Procurement Officer – 1 Position

The Assistant Procurement Officer will assist the Head of Procurement procuring Goods, Works and Services for EWSC in order to support smooth and efficient operations and service delivery in compliance with all relevant laws and guidelines.

Main duties and Responsibilities:

  • Liaises with user department in verifying specifications and sources of supply to ensure timely and compliant procurements.
  • IAssist Head of Procurement to ensure that purchase orders are raised and to selected suppliers and makes follow ups with suppliers to collect goods or ensure timely delivery of the same.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to ensure that an up-to-date list of suppliers and contractors is maintained in conformity with company procedures and guidelines.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to prepare bidding documents for formal tenders and manages tender closing and opening.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to prepare procurement committee meetings recommending preferred bidders and coordinates contract awards to ensure competitive tendering and adherence to Public Procurement Act (PPA) and Regulations.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to prepare contracts for awarded suppliers, contractors and consultants, obtains necessary approvals and manages approved contracts.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to ensure that all contract management documents are properly kept and archived as required.
  • Assist Head of Procurement to develop prompt strategic in support of company strategic objectives and goods


  • Full Grade 12 School Certificate with 5 ‘O’ levels including English & Mathematics
  • Degree in Purchasing and Supply, Professional Diploma (CIPS Level 6) in Procurement and Supply.
  • Member of Zambia Institute of Purchasing and Supply at (ZIPS)
  • At least Three (3) years of hands-on work experience preferably in a public institution.

Only those candidates who meet the above requirements should submit their hand written application letters and Curriculum Vitae (CVs) and day-time telephone numbers to:-

  • The Human Resources & Administration Manager Eastern Water and Sewerage Company Limited PO Box 510464, Parerenyatwa Road CHIPATA
  • Applications can also be submitted by email to:


Applications should reach EWSC Office not later than 10th February, 2022

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