Technical Manager Employment Opportunity – Xclusive Uganda

Job Title:      Technical Manager
Organization: Xclusive
Duty Station:
About US:
Xclusive Uganda is a
group of horticulture companies with approximately 550 employees, based between
Gayaza and Zirobwe. We are known for our innovative way of working, care for
our employees and the community around us and for our flat organizational
structure where we achieve things together.
Job Summary:  We are looking for a Technical Manager. Are
you a person who admires a smooth running machine? And does it make you proud
when you see that the construction you designed and build with the team is
perfectly matching the needs of the users? Are you able to make and read
technical drawings for electrical and mechanical systems and constructions? Are
you a people manager and a team builder? And do you have a drive to constantly
develop others around you, as well as yourself? Are you strongly target and
budget orientated? Do you like to work in a broad field of technical duties? Do
you recognize yourself in our core values? We are looking for you!
Our organization has
a result and competence-based approach and we offer an interesting job with a
lot of responsibility and autonomy. You will be supervising a team of 2
assistant managers who are operating in the field with their staff of about 50
employees, supervising our security department and group of drivers. You will
be reporting to the Research and Development Director.
Our core values are: Quality, Integrity, Ownership, Collaboration, Sustainable and Innovative
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • To ensure a (well maintained) technical (hardware) infrastructure is
    available to support production and back office processes
  • Planning and organizing the technical department processes
  • adequate maintenance of equipment and infrastructure to make sure
    that production management is timely and adequately facilitated
  • contribute to technical innovations

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in technical studies /
    civil engineering and a diploma in the same field                
  • 5 years proven experience in a similar position in a reputable
  • Well known with the technical equipment, such as vehicles,
    irrigation systems, tractors, electrical etc. and construction work of
    Greenhouses and buildings we have in place
  • Preferably experience with a digitalized way of working with
    (online) systems. E.g. Microsoft programs as Excel, Word, Powerpoint etc.
    Autocad, Archicad or similar. We have Service Engine as tool to organize
    our duties as TD, for more info:
  • Proven record in managerial skills
Behavioral competencies:
  1. Managing
  2. Controlling Progress
  3. Planning and organizing

How to Apply:
Do you think you are
the right fit? Then send your application including curriculum vitae and a
motivation letter to
and put “technical manager vacancy” in the subject line. For questions related
to this job advert you can get in touch via 0791-777013. Applications not
meeting the criteria will not be taken into consideration.
Deadline: Friday, 14th August, 2020
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