Warden Conservation Planning Jobs – Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)

Organisation: Uganda
Wildlife Authority (UWA)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Manager
About US:
Uganda Wildlife
Authority (UWA) is a semi-autonomous agency under the Ministry of Tourism,
Wildlife and Antiquities. UWA was established in 1996 and is managed in
accordance with the Wildlife Act Cap 200. The Mission of UWA is: “To Conserve
and Sustainably Manage the Wildlife and Protected Areas of Uganda in
Partnership with Neighboring Communities and Other Stakeholders for the Benefit
of the People of Uganda and the Global Community.”
Job Summary:    The Warden Conservation Planning will mainly
prepare the Organizational plans including Strategic Plans, Protected Area
Management Plans, among others and review their implementation.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Actively participate in the preparation of Organizational Strategic
    Plan and review its implementation.
  • Participate in the formulation and revision of management plans for
    Uganda’s wildlife Protected Areas including the incorporation of
    environmental considerations.
  • Participate in the preparation and revision of guidelines,
    standards, and manuals for Protected Areas management plans,
    infrastructure development, site planning, environmental impact assessment
    and monitoring implementation of management plans.
  • Review data and information needs, coordinate the preparation and
    analysis of such data and information for preparation of management plans.
  • Participate in monitoring and tracking the implementation of Protected
    Areas management plans against set objectives, schedules and budgets.
  • Participate in the preparation of site plans and infrastructure
    development plans for UWA.
  • Prepare periodic plans, budgets and reports.
  • Perform any other official duties as assigned by Management and or
    Supervisor from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Warden
    Conservation Planning 
    job opportunity must hold an Honors Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry,
    Wildlife Management, Project planning and management or a related field
    from a reputable University or Institution.
  • Diploma or Certificate in Natural Resource Management is an added
  • A minimum of three years of relevant working experience from a reputable
    conservation related Organization.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Protected Area systems is an added
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating various assignments.
  • Time management
  • Leadership and Team Work
  • Accountability
  • Communication skills
  • Ethics and Integrity.
  • Age: Less than 35 years
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their dully completed Job
Application Form in triplicate, download
, each with a detailed Curriculum Vitae bearing contacts of three
(3) competent Referees, a daytime telephone contact, copies of Academic
Documents and relevant Appointment letters to any of the address below:
The Executive Director,
Uganda Wildlife
Plot 7 Kira Road,
P.O. Box 3530
Email to: 
  • 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.
  • Academic documents for the successful
    candidates will be vetted and background checks conducted before they are
    considered for appointment into the Authority.
Deadline: 23rd April 2019
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