Warden Environmental Impact Assessment Job Careers – Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)

Organisation: Uganda
Wildlife Authority (UWA)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Manager
Oil Monitoring and Environmental Impact Assessment
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 Environmental Impact Assessment
will primarily review environmental and social impact statements and ensure all
impacts related to developments in PA’s are adequately identified and
mitigation measures addressed.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Study and review Environmental & Social Impact Statements and
    raise issues of concerns that the statements do not adequately address and
    propose additional mitigation as deemed necessary.
  • Monitor the implementation of environmental Management Plans arising
    from approved EIAs.
  • Conduct study and evaluate Environmental Monitoring and Audit
    Reports for projects that have impact on wildlife conservation.
  • Monitor and evaluate on a routine basis the compliance of the
    project developers in line with NEMA approved conditions and other plans
    and guidelines.
  • Identify and investigate any other unanticipated concerns or
    negative impacts that might emerge as a result of developments within and
    outside the Protected Areas.
  • Contribute to the development of regulations to guide developments
    within and outside the Protected Areas.
  • Prepare work plans and timely performance reports
  • Perform any other official duties as may be assigned by the
    supervisor and/or Management from time to time.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Warden
    Environmental Impact Assessment career opportunity must hold an Honors
    Bachelor’s Degree in either Environmental Science, Natural Resource
    Management, Conservation Biology or Wildlife Management from a recognized
    university or institution.
  • A minimum of three years of relevant working experience from a
    reputable and relevant Organization.
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of Protected Area systems,
    Environmental Policies, Laws and Regulations is an added advantage .
  • Knowledge in environmental policies, Laws and Regulations.
  • Team Work
  • Accountability
  • Communication and Advocacy
  • Public relations and customer care
  • Time management
  • Good ICT skills including GIS.
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Ability to multi task
  • Age Limit: Below
    40 years
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their dully completed Job
Application Form in triplicate, download
here
, 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
Authority,
Plot 7 Kira Road,
Kamwokya,
P.O. Box 3530
Kampala
Email to: 
hr-recruit@ugandawildlife.org
NB:
  • 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: 7th June 2019
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