Bill Gates Foundation Project Jobs – Sanitation Engineer – Kampala Capital City Authority

Job Title:     Sanitation Engineer
Organization: Kampala
Capital City Authority (KCCA)
Funding Source: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: CWIS
Programme Manager
About US:
Kampala Capital City
Authority (KCCA) is the legal entity, established by the Ugandan Parliament,
responsible for the operations of the capital city of Kampala in Uganda.
About Project:
Kampala Capital City
Authority (KCCA) has secured funding from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
(BMGF) through the City Wide Inclusive Sanitation (CWIS) grant for the
Sanitation Inclusive Program (Phase 3). The funding is intended to upscale
faecal sludge management services in Kampala through catalytic investments. In
this phase, there will be need to scale up the demand and supply for improved
sanitation services. This is to be achieved through a number of interventions
including the construction of model public toilets and the implementation of
the sanitation marketing Strategies.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Providing overall technical assistance
    to CWIS and KCCA WASH construction projects from planning, to
    implementation and handover.
  • Coordinating the preparation of
    preliminary and detailed engineering and design studies.
  • Conducting appraisal of the technical
    and financial feasibility of the proposed sanitation facilities in liaison
    with the KCCA Procurement and WASH teams.
  • Determining the compliance of investment
    programme proposals with the regulations and requirements of KCCA; ensure
    that the necessary permits are obtained and stakeholder consultations are
  • Assisting the procurement team in
    preparation of necessary procurement documents, evaluation of bids and
    signing of contracts for works and/or supply of goods.
  • Carrying out site supervision and ensure
    adequate management for works and/or supply of goods.
  • Preparing periodic implementation
    progress reports as well as final programme and handover reports.
  • Managing programme budgets, cash flows
    and obligations to ensure deliverables are met and payments to contractors
    and personnel are effected in a timely manner.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Kampala Capital
    City Authority (KCCA) Sanitation Engineer job should hold a Bachelor’s
    Degree in either Civil Engineering or Construction Management from a
    recognized University or Institution of higher learning.
  • At least two years of consecutive years
    working experience in infrastructure project preparation and management,
    civil works including detailed design and supervision.
  • Good understanding of national
    regulations pertaining to environment, communal services and procurement
    within government agencies.
  • Good knowledge of relevant design norms
    and construction legislation.
  • Good communication and report writing
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should fill in this form, Download
, and send it to the address below;
Directorate of
Administration and Human Resources Management,
Plot 1-3 Apollo
Kaggwa Road,
P.O Box 7010 Kampala
– Uganda. City Hall building
Please indicate the Reference Number on your APPLICATION FORM. Do not submit
your curriculum vitae and academic documents.
Deadline: 16th August 2019 by 5.00 p.m
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