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Sunday, June 18, 2017

2 Engineers Job at Water Mission - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
2 Engineers

Jobs at:
Water Mission

Deadline of this Job:
no later than June 30, 2017

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Job details:
Water Mission is a nonprofit Christian engineering organization providing sustainable safe water and sanitation solutions for people in developing countries and disaster areas. Safe water is the source of life. it is the foundation for health, education and viable economies. Through the generous support of individuals, churches, corporate partners and many others, Water Mission has brought relief and hope to more than 3.3 million people across the globe. Additionally, Water Mission operates nine country programs in Latin America, Africa and Asia and has served 53 different countries on five different continents. in Uganda, Water Mission operates as Water Missions Uganda
(WMU) with offices based in Jinia.
WMU has sewed over 300,000 people with sate water and sanitation solutions in development and refugee emergency settings. Our faith and belief in the sanctity of life compel us to develop and implement the best technologies and community development programs so God will be honored and glorified through our work. Our mission is to be a best-in-class Christian engineering non-prolitthal transforms lives through sustainable safe water solutions. Because our mission is global, urgent, and enormous, the person in any of the following positions must have the temperament and energy to be a leader In an entrepreneurial environment. The person must have the ability and be willing to fulfill multiple responsibilities. He or she must not only be comfortable in, but be energized by highly fluid, rapidly changing work environments. At WMU we work as a team. All employees must show initiative and seek to improve the way. thinge are done and to conduct the work in an increasingly coat effective manner. Because WMU seeks to share the news of the Living Water, all employees are expected to share the gospel through their words and actions.
Engineers (two positions based in the field)
Under the direction of the Lead Engineer, the person is responsible for performing engineering tasks within the Country Program following established standards and procedures. This position requires that the person resides either in Northern or Eastern Uganda. The position requires travel to remote locations within the respective region to carry out assessments, inspections or training.
Key Specific Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provide technical direction and assistance for technicians, contractors and volunteers in the field.
  • Provide onsite project management in support of approved projects.
  • Conduct field inspections and site assessments as needed under the direction of the Lead Engineer.
  • Maintain regular contact with supervisors and stakeholders through timely reporting.
Minimum Education and Work Experience
  • Bacheior’s degree in Engineering
  • Civil, Chemical, or Mechanical are preferred .
  • +2 years of experience in water and/or wastewater engineering
  • Advanced skills with office computer programs.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills (English & Luganda/Lusoga/Luo)
  • Excellent analytical skills, project planning, monitoring and management skills.
Job application procedure
Email Curriculum Vitae, Educational Certificates, Testimonials and a List of References to The Country Director, Water Missions Uganda at or post to Box 15, JINJA no later than June 30, 2017.
Please Title your email: Application for............................. (Indicate the Position)