More than 130 positions have opened up with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) within various departments. The company is looking for engineers, technicians, managers in its departments such as transmission cable maintenance, technical coordination, material management, inspection and quality, asset management, distribution management systems, operation planning, quality and compliance, telecommunication networks and many others.
Salaries are not specified for the advertised positions but the utility provider claims to offer employees a career-oriented growth with competitive salary package.
Dewa claims to be a people-oriented company and places them among its priorities. “Our ambition is to continue at that high quality level and set the mark for all other utilities. Hence, each individual at the authority must be committed to our ideal for excellence. The people at Dewa will have both that commitment and that ability. On this road, we are constantly looking out to promote suitable talent internally. At the same time, however, we are seeking qualified creative individuals who are resourceful, have plenty of energy and a hands-on approach to join our teams,” reads a company statement.
A career with the company will also develop employees as professionals. “Working with us you will have opportunities from day one to develop your own skills while contributing directly to the organisation's mission. Dewa is committed to personal development and to compliment your own initiative with job focused training programs available throughout an individual's career.
“We have regular openings for National graduates and offer online search of employment opportunities. If you meet the basic description and you are interested to join and contribute at Dewa, feel free to apply for any of these vacancies…,”it adds further.
Not much reliable data is available on the kind of salaries the company pays. However, according to the website www.simplyhired.com, the average salary for Dewa jobs is $36,000, which is about Dh132,231.“This salary was calculated using the average salary for all jobs with the term ‘DEWA’ anywhere in the job listing,” mentions the job portal.