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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tractor Operator Job at Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Tractor Operator
Jobs at:
Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries

Deadline of this Job:
2nd November 2017

Duty Station:

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Job details:
Organization Overview
National Animal Genetics Resources Centre and Data Bank, a body corporate under the Ministry of Agriculture Animal industry and Fisheries its mandate is to take a leading role in establishing a comprehensive National Animal Breeding Programme in Uganda, wishes to recruit the following;
Job Title: Tractor Operator
No. of Vacancy: 02
Location: Various Centre Farms
Reporting To: Estates Officer/ Mechanical or Supervisor where deployed
Overall Job Purpose
To safely operate and maintain or facilitate maintenance
of the Centre Tractor
Age Limit: 25-55 Years
Specific Responsibilities
Fastens attachments such as graders, plows, rollers, mowers, backhoes, seeders, and disc harrows to tractor to accomplish job assignments, Adjusts equipment for proper operation, Lubricates and makes minor repairs to tractor and attachments such as tightening bolts, and replacing washers, cotter pins, and screws, Responsible for conforming to all safe work practices and procedures, Keeps and ensures the safety of all the tractor documents, spare tyre and tool box and Performs other related duties as required.
Basic Requirements
  • Should have “O” level certificate of education.
  • Should have a valid driving permit class “H'.
  • Should have passed the Tractor Operators Test.
  • Should have minimum experience of at least five (5) years of operating tractors in a busy environment.
Job application procedure
All CV, applications and testimonials (including 3 work References) should be sent to:
The Executive Director
Attn: Human Resource/Administration,
National Animal Genetic Resources Centre & Data Bank,
P.O. Box 183 Nsamizi Road, Entebbe
We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity to all. PWDs and Female applicants are specifically encouraged to apply. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the above positions, however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing shall automatically lead to disqualification.