Interns Advert – EWASCO

Designation: Internship

January 11, 2021




Embu Water and Sanitation Company LTD, a public water utility company fully owned by the County Government of Embu and with a mandate to provide water and sanitation services in Embu County, has been running an Internship Program that seeks to develop a pool of young talent adequately exposed to water service provision operations. The internship takes six (6) months after which the candidates are released to pursue opportunities in the job market.


Internship Objective

The objective of EWASCO is to develop and prepare young talents to take up employment opportunities that come up in the Water Utilities in Kenya. The Internship Program also provides participants with an excellent opportunity to gain work-place experience, expand knowledge, refine career goals and build professional networks, mentors and contacts.



No. Function No. Required Requirement
1. Laboratory 4 Minimum Diploma in Water Quality, Food Technology, Applied Biology, Laboratory Technology or equivalent
2. Supply Chain 1 Diploma in Stores /Supply Chain Management
3. ICT 1 Diploma in Information Technology
4. Water Distribution 1 Degree in Civil Engineering or its equivalent
5. Plumbing 2 Certificate in Plumbing
6. Audit 1 Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting


Personal Attributes

  1. Should possess interpersonal and communication skills;
  2. Must be goal oriented, dynamic, passionate and self-motivated;
  3. Must be a team player and have the ability to solve problems;
  4. A person of integrity;


Application procedure

EWASCO hereby invites applications from qualified candidates for the Internship Program. Those interested are requested to submit their online applications using the email attaching copies of academic certificates, transcripts/documents and a recommendation/reference letter from their learning institutions.


The application must be received on or before 5 p.m. on January 21, 2021. The letter should be addressed to:


The Managing Director

Embu Water and Sanitation Company LTD EWASCO House, Off Meru-Embu Road P.O. Box 2142, 60100



Applicants are requested to note the following important information:

  1. EWASCO WILL NOT offer employment after the completion of the
  2. Successful candidates will be required to complete the six months’ program without a break so as to fully benefit from the objectives of this key initiative by
  3. Female candidates and people living with disabilities are encouraged to apply
  4. INCOMPLETE applications will not be considered; and
  5. Only short-listed candidates will be


EWASCO is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing directly or indirectly, will result in disqualification

Qualification / Requirements

Basic Requirements

  1. Be a Kenyan youth between 21 to 29 years of age;
  2. Must have graduated within the last 24 months from the closing date of the advertisement
  3. Applicants must provide a recommendation/reference letter from the university attended; and
  4. Should not have undertaken any other Internship programme or exposed to work-place experience related to their area of study since

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