Civil Engineer NGO Career Jobs – InterAid Uganda Limited (IAU)

Job Title:    
 Civil Engineer
Organization: InterAid Uganda Limited (IAU)
Funding Source: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Programs Manager
About US:
Uganda Limited (IAU) is a non-governmental humanitarian national organization
established in 1988, and duly registered with the NGO Board and NGO Forum. IAU
is actively involved in programs geared towards the protection and improvement
of lives of disadvantaged people living in urban and rural areas in Uganda and
in the Great Lakes Region. InterAid Uganda is focused on its thematic areas of
Rights Protection, Education, Livelihood & Food Security, Health
(HIV&AIDS; Malaria; Maternal and Reproductive Health), Water, Sanitation
& Hygiene (WASH), Environment and Disaster Management and good Management
and Governance systems.
Job Summary: The Civil Engineer will be tasked with planning,
coordinating and implementing all civil works of the program
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • The incumbent will be responsible for
    designing organisation BOQs for all civil works of the program
  • Regularly monitoring of all civil works of
    the program and ensure contractor’s compliance
  • In charge of the planning and coordination of
    all civil works of the program
  • Provide technical support and guidance to the
    management as regards all civil works
  • Keenly review and assess all BOQs of
    suppliers and advise management on decision making
  • Work closely with partners –UNHCR and OPM to
    ensure that all the constructions are in line with the desired quality and
  • Carrying out technical and feasibility
    studies on all sites.
  • Using a range of computer packages for
    developing detailed designs and carrying out the necessary calculations.
  • Regularly report in writing on delays,
    observed quality deficiencies of the works, materials and/or quality issues
    relating to construction operations and resolving technical construction
  • Ensuring timely completion of projects within
    a given budget and time set by the contractors.
  • Actively monitor construction activities and
    participate in the inspection of the construction and materials as
    specified in the contract documents, Contractor’s work plans and best
  • Document the best practices implemented,
    success stories and case studies for dissemination and learning.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must possess a bachelor’s
    degree in engineering (Civil, Structural or other related) from a
    recognised university
  • At least three years’ relevant work
    experience in construction and civil works.
  • The jobholder should also be a registered
    Engineer with UIPE
  • Broad working knowledge of civil engineering
    principles, standards and regulations relating to construction and
How to Apply: 
suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their cover letters, updated
CVs and photo copies of their professional qualifications including three
referees via E-mail to or hand deliver to our
address below.
1102 Block 8,
Anjagala Road P.O. Box 737,
Deadline:  15th February 2016 by
NB : Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
In case you do not hear from us by 29th February, 2016, please
consider your application unsuccessful. Please quote the Position being applied
for on your application and envelope.
more of the latest jobs, please visit
or find us on our Facebook page

Leave a Reply

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