United Nations Engineering Job – Light Vehicle Mechanic

Location: Kampala, Uganda
United Nations Core Values:  Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Date of Issuance:                           14th September 2012              
Section:                                                    Transport
Vacancy Announcement Number:               MONUSCO/EBB/TRANSP/12/008
Duties & Responsibilities
Under the general supervision and direction of the Officer in Charge of workshop /MTO, the incumbent will perform;
  • Complete maintenance and repairs on all United Nations owned light passenger vehicles (LPV’s) operated by MONUSCO in accordance with the manufactures’ specification and to the highest standards;
  • Ensure that all spare parts, filters, lubricants, etc, issued for each repair are correctly documented on the vehicle work order;
  • Ensure that all old replaced parts are returned to the store unit;
  • Assist in recovering or repairing vehicles on site which cannot be delivered to the workshop for repairs;
  • Ensure that your presence within the workshop is consistent with working hours and all inspections /repair tasks assigned to you are completed in a timely manner;
  • Ensure the security of all UN owned equipment provided for use within the workshop area;
  • Maintaining the neatness of the working area, tool box and clothing free of debris and/or flammable material(oil/gas oil products, etc);
  • Assist the workshop team with any additional tasks as required by the OIC Transport ,workshop and/or your supervisor.
Qualifications: High school diploma and or an equivalent of a Certificate of a Motor vehicle mechanic.
Work Experience: At least a minimum of four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in the field of motor vehicle mechanics.
Other: A valid Ugandan light vehicle driving mechanic.
Competencies
Professionalism: Ability to make appropriate linkages and anticipate next steps.
Technological Awareness: Understands applicability and limitations of technology to the work of the office.
Teamwork:  Good interpersonal skills; ability to work in a multi cultural, multi ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity.
Communication:  Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to effectively communicate orally.
How to Apply
Applications from qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged.
UN staff members must enclose two of their latest EPAS
All candidates must attach a United Nations Personal History form (P-11);Academic certificate(s)and/or University/High school /secondary diplomas, a Completed detailed application as specified above referring to this vacancy announcement should be addressed not later than the established deadline and sent to:
Completed detailed application as specified above referring to this vacancy announcement should be addressed not later than the established deadline and sent to:
Human Resources Section
Entebbe Support Base, MONUSCO
P. O. Box 710
Old Airport
Entebbe
Or by e-mail:
monusco-ebb-hr-recruitment@un.org
With reference: Vacancy MONUSCO/EBB/AVIA/12/007
Not later than the established deadline. Kindly note that all applications will be reviewed and only applicants who are short-listed for interviews will be contacted.
THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, TRAINING OR ANY OTHER FEES). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON BANK ACCOUNTS.

Deadline: 20th September, 2012

For More Ugandan jobs, Visit http://ugandanjobline.blogspot.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *