Entry Level Jobs – Project Engineer at Water Missions International (WMI)

Job Title:  Project Engineer
Organisation: Water Missions International (WMI)
Duty Station: Jinja,
Uganda
About US:  
Water Missions International
is an International Christian Engineering Ministry. Our mission is to be best
in class Christian engineering ministry that transforms lives through
sustainable safe water solutions.
Job Summary: The Project Engineer will be providing cost
effective designs for village-sized piped water schemes. He / she will be
performing engineering tasks within the Country Program following established
standards and procedures.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities: 
  • Conduct
    engineering tasks including water hydraulic design calculations, and
    development of plans, specifications, and drawings
  • Perform
    routine field inspections and site assessments
  • Quickly
    report on various aspects of work as it relates to assessment, design,
    implementation, or follow-up
  • Assemble
    required permits and reports for government agencies
  • Perform
    any other duties as requested under the direction of the Senior Engineer
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The
    possible job suitors must hold Bachelor’s degrees in Engineering – Civil,
    Chemical, or Mechanical are preferred
  • Two
    or more years’ experience in water and/or waste water engineering –
    consulting engineering with specific design experience is preferred
  • The
    incumbent must have the temperament and energy to be a leader in an
    entrepreneurial environment.
  • Possess
    a valid Driver’s license
  • Advanced
    skills with computer programs such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project,
    EPANET, Google Earth and AutoCAD
  • Excellent
    verbal and written communications skills (English &
    Luo/Luganda/Lusoga)
  • Excellent
    analytical skills, process design skills and project planning skills
  • Good
    understanding of and commitment to the mission of the organization
  • The
    applicant person in this position must be a strong Christian and must feel
    a clear calling from God and a heartfelt passion for our mission.
  • Possess
    the ability to project confidence but be willing to learn new design
    methods
  • Ability
    to work with a team toward common goals, and overcome diverse obstacles
  • Ability
    to organize personal work load and achieve results in time
  • Ability
    to be on time
  • Ability
    and willingness to work flexible hours including nights and weekends when
    necessary
  • Be
    a self-starter who problem solves and follows through without prodding but
    knows when and how to ask for assistance and counsel
How to Apply: 
All candidates are strongly
encouraged to Email their applications including a Curriculum Vitae,
Educational Certificates, Testimonials and a List of References to Water
Missions Uganda , uganda@watermissions.org or post to P.O. Box 15, Jinja,
Uganda
NB: Please clearly indicate “Application – Project Engineer” in subject of
E-mail.
Deadline: 10th April, 2015.
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