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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

3 Road Inspectors Job at Ministry of Works and Transport - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
3 Road Inspectors 

Jobs at:
Ministry of Works and Transport 

Deadline of this Job:
3rd September 2018

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 13th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


The Ministry of Works and Transport invites applications from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the post of Road inspector under the Low Cost Sealing of District Roads. Low Cost Sealing involves sealing of low volume roads using locally available appropriate materials.
Applicants should submit their application letters with three recent passport photographs, a copy of the National Identity card, curriculum vitae and certified copies of academic documents.

Job Title: Road Inspector
Reports to: Project Engineer
No. of Vacancies: Three (3)
Employment Type: Contract
Contract duration: One year renewable subject to satisfactory performance

Job Purpose:
To supervise the construction low cost sealing Works

Key output
  • Construction works supervised;
  • Weekly and monthly progress reports produced;
  • Quality assessment reports produced;
  • Minutes of site meetings prepared; and
  • Work measurement sheets prepared.
  • To conduct onsite supervision of road works in progress and completed projects to ensure compliance with standards and contract specifications;
  • To prepare measurement sheets for works executed by the contractor;
  • To record minutes of site meetings and maintain a site diary
  • To prepare weekly and monthly progress reports;
  • To ensure timely implementation of site instructions issued to contractors;
  • To gather field data for a variety of engineering uses in planning;
  • To attend to third party claims in collaboration with the contractor;
  • To train young professionals attached to the project; and
  • To perform any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisors from time to time.
Job Specifications
Applicants should be Ugandans by nationality with;
  • At least an ordinary Diploma in Civil Engineering;
  • At least five (5) years working experience in road construction and maintenance with a reputable organization; and
  • Must have knowledge in computer applications.
Job application procedure
All applications should be addressed to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Transport and delivered to the Security Registry, Ministry Headquarters, Old Port Bell Road, Kampala not later than 3 September 2018. Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.