Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | UEGCL seeks to fill the following vacant position: ELECTRICAL ENGINEER.
The electrical engineer will ensure that the Electrical elements in the power plant run smoothly to generate power. He checks electrical machines and machine components, tests their efficiency and makes repairs wherever necessary and suggests improvement to machines for better performance. The Electrical engineer shall have a wide engineering knowledge base and keep abreast with the latest developments in the field to enable him/her to evaluate the condition of electrical machines, diagnosing problems and where possible propose improvements changes. He/she shall supervise the team of Electrical technicians, electricians and fitters based at site an
The Minimum education level required to perform this job. A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering (light or heavy current), Electronic engineering, manufacturing process control or related field. Post graduate diplomas and certificates in other fields of engineering such as mechatronics, automation etc. is an added advantage.
The applications should physically be delivered by March 20, 2018.
UEGCL’s key role is to carry on the business of electric power generation and sale within Uganda or for export to neighbouring countries; build, operate and maintain Electricity Generation Plants; monitor the operation and maintenance of its Concessioned Assets – Nalubaale and Kiira Power Stations; provide Technical Support as and when required by the Government of the Republic of Uganda through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development; organize, support, encourage and maintain training facilities in technical and related fields.