Senior Building Officer – Architecture Jobs – National Building Review Board


Job Title:       Senior
Building Officer – Architecture

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 all Architectural matters on 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 architectural nature are well
investigated and reports prepared;

Carry out competence and capacity building of Building
Control officers

Assist the Manager Compliance in generating the periodic
compliance reports

Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

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

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

At least Seven (07) years working experience in Government
or a reputable organization as an Architect or its equivalent;

A Postgraduate qualification in Architecture or any other
related field.

Innovative and with a proven high level of integrity.

Ability to work independently and in a team.

Proven track record of outstanding performance.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Possess good administrative and negotiation skills.

Track record of training and mentoring others.

Excellent research and analytical skills.

Proficiency in the relevant computer packages like
Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access, among others.

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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