Building Officer – Civil/Structural Job Careers – National Building Review Board


Job Title:       Building
Officer – Civil/Structural

Organisation:  National Building Review Board

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:  Manager, Compliance Monitoring


About US:

National Building Review Board is a government agency under the Ministry of
Works and Transport established by the Building Control Act, 2013. The Board is
mandated to monitor building developments; ensure that the design and
construction of  buildings and utilities
to which the public is to have access cater for persons with disabilities;
oversee, inspect and monitor the operations of Building Committees;  hear and determine appeals from persons
dissatisfied with the decisions of a Building Committee; and to determine the
fees to be charged by urban and district building committees for approval of
plans, issue of building permits and occupation permits.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Working with the Manager Compliance to develop a robust
monitoring system for Civil/Structural Engineering matters of buildings.

Develop and publish inspection checklists that would be
used by both the central and local governments Building Control Officers for
on-going construction sites

inspect and assess the works of the building Committees to
ensure compliance with the Building Control Act, Building Regulations and the

Ensuring that accidents of a Structural/Civil nature are
well investigated and reports prepared;

Carry out competence and capacity building of Building
Control officers

Assist the Manager Compliance Monitoring in generating the
periodic investigation and compliance reports


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal applicant for the National Building Review Board
Building Officer – Civil/Structural job placement must hold a Bachelor’s Degree
(Hons) in Civil/Structural Engineering from a recognized institution.

REGISTRATION with a professional body (ERB) and Possession
of a VALID practising license is a MUST

At least FIVE (05) years working experience in Government
or a reputable organization as an Engineer or its equivalent;

A Postgraduate qualification in Civil/Structural
Engineering is an added advantage.

Age: 28 to 50 years


How to Apply:

applications should be addressed to the Executive Secretary, National Building
Review Board P.O. Box 7349, Kampala Uganda and submitted directly online via
Email to:



Applications should be accompanied by latest detailed  CV, Copies of academic Certificates, 2
Passport size photographs, copy of a National ID, copy of a valid practicing
License (where necessary) and any other relevant document.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Late submissions SHALL NOT be accepted.


Deadline: 15th September, 2020.


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