The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) independent and autonomous multi-sector infrastructure regulatory agency established under Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka Act No. 35 of 2002 in the country. With the enactment of the Sri Lanka Electricity Act No. 20 of 2009, PUCSL became the economic, safety and technical regulator of the Electricity industry.

PUCSL is seeking to appoint a dynamic and results oriented professional with high level of integrity to fill the following position.



Reporting relationship

  • Reports to: Deputy Director General (Industry Services)

Objective of the position:

  • Responsible for operations of the licensing division including exercise licensing condition as per legislations and monitor the compliance.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Engineering and a post graduate degree from a recognized university by UGC.
  • Corporate Member of the Institution of Engineers of Sri Lanka.


  • Minimum of ten (10) years post qualifying experience in a utility or regulatory agency.
  • Age– between 45 to 55 years


Gross Salary range

  • Rs. 280,000.00 – 400,000.00


Other benefit schemes applicable to the above position

The selected candidate is entitled to a wide range of benefits such as a comprehensive medical cover, reimbursement of the interest of property loans and professional membership subscriptions, facilitation on higher studies and capacity building along with other statutory benefits.

Short listed applicants based on the suitability, qualifications and relevant work experience will be called for interviews and the selection will be based on the qualifications, relevant experience and performance at the interview. The basic salaries will be determined based on the experiences and qualifications.

Interested and suitable professionals are invited to forward applications with a cover letter, a comprehensive bio data, a recent photograph, proofs on related qualifications/experiences and any other relevant details with names and contact details of two non-related referees to reach us on or before 04th December 2022 to the following address. Please mark “Application for Director Licensing – PUCSL” on the top left-hand corner of the envelope or on the subject line of the e-mail.

The Chairman

Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka

Level 06, BoC Merchant Tower

No: 28, St. Michael’s Road

Colombo 03.

Telephone: 011-2392607/8