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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Highway/Design Engineer Job at COWI - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Highway/Design Engineer 

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
11th October 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Date Posted: 1st October 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


About the Company
In Uganda, COWI works on significant transport projects in roads, bridges and airports as well as other sectors. In the region, we are also strong in railway engineering, transport planning and public transport provision in the transport sector. With our current workload, we would like to strengthen our capacity by employing a registered Highway/Design Engineer.
Position: Highway/Design Engineer
Reporting to the Section Leader-Transport, the person will assist the teams in preparing expressions of interest, technical and financial proposals, carrying out detailed designs and construction supervision of projects in the transportation section covering roads, bridges, railways and airports. In addition, the person will carry out planning, coordination, preparation of designs, contract documentations and management of designs and supervision of works to design standards and specifications. The Highway Design Engineer should have project management experience. When acting as project manager, the Highway Design Engineer is responsible for project planning, designs and operation, including time, economy, deliverables and quality of projects.
Minimum qualifications and experience
  • Should be a Ugandan Citizen in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised university; A master’s degree will be an added advantage;
  • Should, as a minimum be a registered member of the Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers and Engineers Registration Board
  • ERB of Uganda;
  • Should have more than 8 years’ work experience and conversant with the various highways designs standards in addition to the preparation of technical and financial proposals for engineering consulting services and construction supervision of paved roads;
  • Proficiency in Computer Aided Design Software like Bentley lnroads power civil SS2 Microstation Bentley or AutoCAD or Civil3D is an added advantage. Interested candidates should email a written application, CV and copies of certifications
Job application procedure

Interested candidates should email a written application, CV and copies of certifications to copying or deliver hard copies to our offices at COWI Limited, Second Floor, Crusader House, Plot 3 Portal Avenue P.0. Box 10591 Kampala. The deadline for receiving applications is Thursday 11th October 2018.