UDS is looking for a number of engineers to work on a project basis in Asia and Africa.

1: Site Supervisor/Resident Engineer

• Site survey, data collection and monitoring
• On-site supervision of the implementation Contractor for the installation of prepayment
vending system, communications network, energy meters, service connections etc.
• Ensuring quality and deliverables from the Contractor as per the Specifications
• Ensuring local support to the company officials visiting site
• Communicating with the Client
• Other tasks will be assigned time to time as the project requires

• B Sc Engineering degree in Electrical or equivalent
• Formal qualification requirements may be relaxed for the candidates having experience in
prepayment metering
• Fluent in spoken and written English
• 1 to 3 years experience in a utility and electricity distribution environment
• Experience in supervision and management
• Frequent travel and to stay on-site for the project duration
• Ability to take full responsibility of the task assigned and to work under pressure
• Capacity to communicate and work as part of a team

2: Metering Engineer

Job location: Africa
Duration: Up to six months contract

Position Summary: UDS is looking for a Metering Engineer. It is a short term assignment in Africa. The Engineer will work as part of a team to provide strategic and operational support to a national utility. Candidates must be prepared to travel.

Qualification, Competence and Experience:

• University Degree in Electrical Engineering
• Must be fluent in reading, writing and speaking in English
• Knowledge in water and electricity metering
• Working experience in Prepaid Metering would be an advantage


• Site visit
• Assessment of a number of projects
• Interview, audit and survey on site

Successful candidates will report to the Project Manager.

Suitably qualified individuals are invited to submit a CV via email to recruit@uds.co.za. Please format your CV following the sample here. No agencies please.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.