Database Administrator Job: ZESCO Limited

ZESCO Limited is a vertically integrated electricity utility, which generates, transmits, distributes and supplies electricity in Zambia. It is a public utility, with the Government of the Republic of Zambia being a sole shareholder.Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following position:-

Database Administrator (X1) M7


  • Grade 12 School Certificate.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
  • Registered member of the EIZ.
  • Three (03) years post qualification experience.


  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Oracle database administration certified professional or Microsoft SQL Server certified professional.
  • Good understanding of database theory and design.
  • Excellent understanding of structured query language (SQL) e.g. SQL or Transact-SQL.
  • Excellent understanding of database management systems such as RDBMS (Relational Database Management Systems), OODBMS (Object Oriented Database Management Systems) and XML Database Management Systems.
  • Good understanding of Distributed Computing Architectures.
  • General understanding of Operating Systems such as Windows or UNIX.
  • General understanding of Storage Technologies and Networking.
  • General understanding of Routine Maintenance, recovery and handling failover of a database.


Interested candidates should apply enclosing their detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of their certificates together with contact phone numbers to;

The Director of Human Resources & Administration
ZESCO Limited
P O Box 33304

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 30 November 2016

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