Architect Job Careers – Watoto Child Care Ministries

Job Title:       Architect
Organization: Watoto
Child Care Ministries
Duty Station: Watoto
Church Down Town, Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Watoto Child Care Ministries is
a ministry of Watoto Church that rescues vulnerable children and restores
dignity to them by providing holistically for their physical, spiritual and
emotional needs. Watoto has operations in Kampala, Wakiso, Mpigi and Gulu.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Draft detailed Architectural plans,
    layouts & other drawings indicating dimensions, specifications and
    details as required to enable accurate interpretation of
    designs  by  draftspersons/architectural assistants,
    engineers as well as other design professionals.
  • Study contractual law, tax obligations
    for architectural firms as well as management of construction projects
    from inception to completion.
  • Participate in contractor procurement,
    full tender process management and conducting client architect meetings.
  • Prepare all required documents like
    architectural drawings, payment, completion certificates and ensure to
    liaise with local authorities for approval of architectural drawings and
  • Follow up of consultants in project team
    to enable them to submit required deliverables like architectural and
    engineering drawings, Bills of Quantities, NEMA EIA/EA, TIA reports etc in
  • Participate in construction supervision,
    project management, chairing meetings, drafting meeting minutes, recording
    site instructions and reviewing contractor reports.
  • Supervision of architectural assistants
    to ensure completion of work to the required set standards to enable
    consistency with design concepts. Ensure that all consultants have site
    inspection reports submitted regularly.
  • Identifying work/project needs within
    the Ministry including future projects and converting them into
    proposals/briefs and assist in the administration of the architectural
    construction projects.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Watoto Architect
    job should hold a degree in Architecture.
  • Five years of progressive working
    experience in the architectural design environment and be registered with
    the Architects Registration Board as well as a member of the Uganda
    Society of Architects
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal skills
    and commitment to work within a team environment.
  • Self-motivated, ability to multi task,
    innovative and creative.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send one merged PDF with a cover letter, academic
documents and CV ( not more than 6 pages, less than 20MB) a cell recommendation
letter to (Subject Line: Architect – Candidate – First
Name, Last Name).
Deadline: 27th April 2018
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