Assistant Project Manager – Uganda Electricity Generation Company Ltd (UEGCL)

UEGCL, a limited liability company incorporated in
March 2001 with the Head Office located in Jinja, is one of the UEB successor
companies. UEGCL’s key role is to oversee the efficient production of
electricity power through power plant development and concession monitoring.

UEGCL seeks to fill the following vacant position:
Post: Assistant Project
Manager
Reports To: Project Manager
Duty station: Kampala but most of the time working upcountry
Key role: Monitor to ensure compliance with the agreed responsibilities
in accordance with
the project implementation plan for the Karuma Hydro Power project.
The responsibilities shall not only be limited to Karuma Hydropower plant
but shall include the related Transmission Line, RAP implementation and any
other aspects as may be deemed necessary by UEGCL.
Main Responsibilities:
·        
General
project management and monitoring as well as provision of specialist advice and
site supervision of delicate tasks.
·        
Liaise
with the consultant to confirm the Contractor’s Drawings, review of the
Contractor’s Quality Assurance Programme (QAP) and Quality Control Programme
(QCP).
·        
Monitoring
the procurements related to the project, witnessing factory acceptance tests
and carrying out workshop inspections.
·        
Coordination
of the project implementation works in liaison with the HPDU and other Project
Implementation Unit staff.
·        
Supervise
the site move-out process according to the agreed terms of project closure.
·        
Prepare
a comprehensive Operation & Maintenance Preparations.
·        
Preparation
of reports.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
·        
Bachelors’
degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or
Construction Management, from a recognized university.
·        
Post
graduate qualification in project management
·        
Membership
to a professional body
·        
Five
years relevant experience in hydro power plants construction and project
management
·        
The
applicant must have managed a project of the similar complexity i.e. at least
200MW in the last ten (10) years.
·        
Computer
literacy
The assignment shall be on contract basis for a duration of three (3) years
How to Apply:
Interested persons should submit their application with copies of academic
testimonials and detailed CV indicating two referees and their full addresses,
to:
The Manager Finance and Administration / Company Secretary
Uganda Electricity Generation Company Ltd
Plot 18-22 Faraday Road, Amberly Estate (Opposite Nalufenya Police Station)
P.O. Box 1101
Jinja
The deadline for receipt of applications is Friday 13th April 2012 at
5pm.
Salary and benefits: Quite an
attractive and competitive package commensurate with the position, and in line
with UEGCL salary structure.

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