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Friday 6 September 2013

Electrical Engineer Jobs Vacancy in Uganda at Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development

Job Title Electrical Engineer

Organization Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development
Country Uganda
Category Engineering
Closing date 20 09 203

H/She shall report to the project coordinator and will help to effectively and efficiently implement the project together with the project tams on the Ministry component

- Review the project designs including drawings specifications and work schedules
- Monitor the progress of work and ensure satisfactory standards quality assurance contorl of workmanship and timely completion of projects
- Review all the reports submitted by consultant

Procurement Specialist jobs Opportunities in Uganda at Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development

Job Title Procurement Specialist
Organization   Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development
Country Uganda
Category Procurement
Closing date 20 09 203

- Managing procurement of goods works and services under the Ministry’s components of the ESDP in accordance with Government of Uganda and the world bank procedures
- Provide support to the project coordinator in the implementation of  the project
- Ensure that the contracts signed by the GOU and other parties under the project are executed according to the terms of the contract
- Update the procurement plan as appropriate and in consultation with the Project Coordinator and the World Bank
- Lead the bid evaluation process and thereafter, prepare for  the submission to the relevant authorities for approval
- Managing procurement for other World Bank financed projects within the Ministry
- Any other duties assigned to you
A degree in Procurement ,Commerce, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering or any other related discipline from a reputable and recognized university with

Environmental and Social safeguard officer job in Uganda Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development

Job Title Environmental and Social safeguard officer

Organization Ministry Of Energy and Mineral development
Country Uganda
Category Management
Closing date 20 09 203

H/She shall report to the project manager and will handle all the environment and social issues in regards to the Ministry component of the project

Supervise the proper implementation of the environmental and social mitigation for the Ministry projects
Review the consultants proposed environmental mitigation including Safety and HIV/AIDS related measures for all the proposed electrical works
Supervise and monitor implementation of the resettlement Action Plan
Manage aspects related to communications and disclosure of land acquisition related aspects under the program
Ensure ecological and social aspects related to land Acquisition and Compensation processed comply with set safeguard plans as well as approval requirements
Prepare consolidated monthly environmental monitoring reports and reports on the implementation of mitigation measures by contractors, and quarterly progress reports on implementation of land acquisition related activities

Energy Economist job Vacancy in Uganda at Ministry of Energy and Mineral development

Job Title Energy Economist

Organization Ministry of Energy and Mineral development
Country Uganda
Category Finance
Closing date 20 09 203

Energy Economist shall report to Head Sector Planning Unit of the Organization and will offer advice and policy analysis to the Energy and Mineral sector Working group (EMD-SWG) and work with the Secretariat of the EMD-SWG so that the EMD-SWG gets well researched information which is in line with national development priorities
- Critically review and analyze the economic and financial aspects of various projects proposals submitted to the Ministry and advise on the way forward
- Analyze the sector policies and actions and their impact on the national economy as an input for policy reviews
- Review plans and recommendations of the different parastatals under the sector and give suggestions opinion, and plans for required corrective action.
- Contribute input so that the EMD-SWG deliverables are produced in a timely manner
- Assist the Advisor to the Chairman of the EMD-SWG to consolidate the development of the energy and mineral development sector investment plan

Program Manager Job opportunity at Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Organisation: Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
Dept/Location: EARO/Uganda
Reports To:       Country Manager
Requisition #:    I1430

This position is contingent upon CRS being awarded the contract and acceptance of candidate by donor.

About CRS:
CRS is seeking a qualified technical expert to manage a high-quality, results-oriented program, funded by the US Department of Labor (USDOL), to help reduce the incidence of exploitative child labor among youth, to help youth develop the skills to secure decent work and serve as civic leaders in their communities in Uganda. The qualified candidate will have a proven track record implementing programs to empower youth and enhance livelihoods, preferably in Uganda/East Africa. Specific experience and specialization in at least two of the following is required: child labor among youth, education quality/access, livelihoods enhancement, decent work for youth, job skills and entrepreneurship training, access to economic and social services, civic engagement and leadership, gender equity and sensitivity, legal reform and policy advocacy, community mobilization, public education/awareness (including work with the media), public-private partnerships, and/or monitoring & evaluation. Significant project management experience and leadership is highly desired..

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Offer technical leadership for overall project management, supervision, administration, and implementation of the requirements of cooperative agreement and/or contract requirements for a      high-quality program.
Establish and maintain systems for project operations; ensuring that all cooperative agreement deadlines are met and targets are achieved; lead collaborative initiatives and maintain working relationships with project stakeholders (including private industry stakeholders, sub-grantees and/or subcontractors).
Oversee the preparation and submission of technical and financial reports, capturing project highlights and challenges, to CRS and the United States Department of Labor.