Fresher Load Controller Job Opportunities – Uganda Airlines

Job Title:  Load Controller

Organisation: Uganda Airlines

Duty Station:  Uganda

Ref NoUGA-102

Reports to: Duty Manager


About US:

Uganda Airlines is the flag carrier of Uganda. The company is a revival of the older Uganda Airlines which operated from 1977 until 2001. It began flying in August 2019.


Job Summary:   The load controller will be responsible for ensuring flight safety by performing load planning, weight and balance calculations and finalization of the load sheet and their loading documents in accordance with the Standard Operations Procedures.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure on-time departure without compromising safety.
  • Ensure accurate computation of aircraft weight and balance
  • Prepare and communicate to loading personnel(Agents) a load plan that is in line with Aircraft loading instruction processes
  • Load planning shall consider fuel loads and distribution, Aircraft equipment, planned dead load, expected passenger load, fuel efficiency, special loads and shall always be performed in accordance with the Aircraft manufacturer and Company limitations.
  • Calculate accurately EZFW optimize fuel consumption and load planning
  • Finalize load sheet showing load distribution, special loads and LMCS that conform to UR operating procedures.
  • Identify and report any hazards, near misses, incidents and accidents
  • Adhere to UR principles and practices
  • Embrace and maintain a positive safety culture, a healthy and secure working environment in compliance with the relevant industry and legislative requirements.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a Higher Diploma With Airport Operations Experience
  • A University Degree Will Be An Added Advantage
  • Airside Safety Training
  • IATA DGR CAT 8 Training
  • Computer Proficiency
  • ADP(Airside Driving Permit)
  • Good Report Writing Skills.
  • Attention To Detail And Quality.
  • Excellent Communication And Interpersonal Skills.
  • Confident, Decisive, And Proactive.


How to Apply:

All candidates should send their application letters, , complete with Curriculum Vitae giving two (2) referees, and copies of academic and professional certificates with one passport size photograph (one full size photograph for Cabin Crew applicants) should be submitted online at Click Here or by post quoting the Job Reference number accordingly.


Applications should be addressed to:

The Manager Human Resources.

Uganda National Airlines Company Ltd.

P.O. Box 431, Entebbe, Uganda.


Only successful applicants will be contacted.


Deadline: 12th July, 2021 at 4:00pm


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