5 Fresher Shift Attendant Job Vacancies – Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL)

Job Title:        Shift
Attendant (5 Job Vacancies)
Organization: Uganda
Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to:
Operations Manager
About US:
Uganda Electricity
Generation Company Limited (UEGCL) is a Public Limited Liability Company
incorporated in March 2001 under the Companies Act (Cap 110), the Laws of
Uganda and in conformity with the Electricity Act, 1999. UEGCL started
operation on 1st April 2001 and is wholly owned by the Government of the
Republic of Uganda, with the head office located in Kampala. The mandate of
UEGCL is to establish, acquire, maintain and operate electricity generation
facilities as well as promote Research and Development in the Electricity
generation sector while running the company on sound business principals.
Job Summary:    The Shift Attendant will be responsible for
the safe and efficient operation of the power generation units, its auxiliaries
and equipment. Hence ensure safe working condition and environment, and
emergency response to plant fault and alarms.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Perform manual operations on a unit and
    auxiliaries by starting, running, synchronizing, loads, offload and
    shutdown the turbine generators in the power house on the instructions
    from shift Engineer.
  • Follow up and if possible with guidance
    from the Charge Engineer carry out basic maintenance and test running of
    plant auxiliaries.
  • Execute work packages as allocated by
    the Shift Charge Engineer
  • Co-operate and support the Shift Charge
    Engineer and shift assistant to carry out their duties.
  • Monitors the plant operations
    auxiliaries at all times and in case of the system disturbance, normalizes
    the plant auxiliaries system through safe acceptable switching procedures.
  • Monitor, records and Report all alarms,
    trips, faults, abnormalities as they are picked up by computers,
    annunciators or gauges in the underground part of the station
  • Monitor and Record instrument
    indications on local gauges in the underground part of the station at
    determined intervals or as per special operating instructions
  • Responsible for the maintenance of
    powerhouse log book.
  • Responsible for general housekeeping in
    power house.
  • Carry out other assignments as
    instructed by the Shift Charge Engineer and or assistant.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate must hold an
    Ordinary National Technical Diploma in Electrical, Mechanical or
    Electronic engineering or equivalent from a recognized Technical college,
    Polytechnic or Institution of higher learning.
  • Certificates in other fields of
    engineering such as mechatronics, automation etc. is an added advantage.
  • At least two years of working at a power
    plant, heavy manufacturing Industry, processing plant or similar work
    places are needed for this position.
  • Ability to work under stress
  • Good computer skills in related software
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be highly organized, systematic and
    precise in work.
  • Candidates should ideally have good
    knowledge of power plant processes and operations, with relevant
    experience in Power Plants or related industries
  • Self-motivated, independent and positive
  • Customer focused.
  • Good interpersonal skills
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should address their applications with
copies of certified academic documents, professional qualifications and
detailed Curriculum Vitae indicating two referees and their full addresses to:
The Chief Human
Resource Officer,
Uganda Electricity
Generation Company Limited,
Block C, Plot 6-9,
Victoria Office Park, Okot Close, Bukoto
P.O Box 75831,
Applications should
be submitted electronically as one attachment only in portable documents format
(pdf) indicating the position applied for in the subject line to email address:
  • Only applications on-line will be
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required
    to present original copies of certified academic documents during
  • Applications without authentic academic
    transcripts will not be considered.
  • UEGCL offers equal opportunities for
    both male and female applicants.
Deadline: 19th August 2019.
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