Civil Engineer Jobs – Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)

Job Title:       Civil
Organization: Petroleum
Authority of Uganda (PAU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
The Petroleum
Authority of Uganda (PAU) is a statutory body established under Section 9 of
the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Act 2013, and in line
with the National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda which was approved in 2008. The
PAU’s mandate is to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and
production, together with the refining, gas conversion, transportation and
storage of petroleum in Uganda. This includes ensuring that petroleum operations
in Uganda are carried out in accordance with the relevant laws, regulations,
guidelines, statutes and in line with international best practice for the
petroleum industry.
Job Summary: The
Civil Engineer will report to the Senior Operations Engineer and will be
responsible for participating in the planning, daily monitoring and regulation
of upstream civil works/construction operations. He/she will be involved in
reviewing proposals, designs and other submissions relating to civil works by
production licensees to ensure efficiency and compliance with the relevant
laws, regulations, standards and best petroleum industry practices.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Actively participate in the assessment of licensee applications and
    proposals on civil engineering aspects of facilities and infrastructure
    including construction, operations, decommissioning and restoration.
  • Undertake site monitoring and regulation of construction and
    maintenance operations as well as feasibility studies of upstream
    facilities civil works to ensure adherence and compliance.
  • Review civil and structural related submissions made by licensees
    including at different project stages including Front End Engineering
    Designs, Detailed Engineering designs, commissioning and operations.
  • Assist in the review of licensee work programs and budgets relating
    to civil engineering aspects to ensure technical and cost efficiency.
  • Undertake review of technical studies relating to civil and
    construction engineering.
  • Support updating of the database on all aspects relating to civil
    infrastructure development.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) Civil
    Engineer job placement must hold a Bachelor’s degree (Hons) in Civil or
    Structural Engineering from an internationally recognized University /
  • Three (3) years working experience in the construction sector.
  • Master’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an internationally
    recognized institution.
  • Membership to relevant professional bodies.
  • Innovative and with proven high level of integrity
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in use of relevant industry computer packages.
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Proven record of outstanding performance.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking
on the link below.
Click Here (Register)
-> Proceed to Application
  • ONLY online applications will be
  • Applicants are required to scan and
    attach CERTIFIED copies of the required academic documents only e.g.
    Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates and PLE
    results slip.
  • Academic documents for the successful
    candidates will be vetted and background checks conducted before they are
    considered for appointment into the Authority.
  • Only short listed and successful
    candidates will be contacted.
  • All appointments shall be subject to a
    probationary period of not more than six months and subsequent
    confirmation in service will be based on satisfactory performance of the
Deadline: 18th March 2019 by 11:59 pm.
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