Senior Maintenance Engineering Officer Job Placement – National Medical Stores (NMS)

Organization: National
Medical Stores (NMS)
Duty Station: Entebbe,
Report to:
Chief Stores and Operations Officer
About US:
National Medical
Stores is an autonomous Corporation that was established by an Act of
Parliament 1993. Our mandate is to procure, store and distribute medicines and
other medical supplies to public health facilities in Uganda.
Job Summary:  The Senior Maintenance Engineering Officer
will be responsible for the running of the EPI Central mechanical Workshop.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • To coordinate and superintend over the departmental function of
    maintenance of the distribution fleet of trucks, forklifts and other
    warehouse equipment.
  • To provide a continuous maintenance and servicing of forklifts, 4
    pallet trucks and a series of conveyor belts and HVAC systems to ensure
    proper running.
  • To plan procurement of Cold Chain equipment.
  • To participate in the exercise of assessing and determining EPI cold
    chain requirements and spare parts.
  • To be responsible for delivery of EPI spare parts to districts.
  • To determine fleet repair requirements before taking the fleet to
  • Responsible for managing EPI central mechanical workshop
  • To identify any risk(s ) noted during the course of execution of
    your duties and formally report to your immediate supervisor

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the National Medical Stores (NMS) Senior
    Maintenance Engineering Officer job must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in
    Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institution
  • Membership to an Engineering Registration Body (ERB) 
  • Three years of working experience in Similar Engineering works
    related to the above Key Result Areas.
  • Computer literacy skills
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their application letters with
updated CVs, copies of the academic documents/ transcripts, documents
supporting your work experience, names and contact details of three professional
referees addressed and delivered to the Head of Human Resource and Support
Services, National Medical Stores (NMS), Plot 4-12, Nsamizi Road, P.O Box 16,
Entebbe, Uganda.
Deadline: 25th January 2019
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