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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

2 Drivers Job at Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development ( MEMD ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
2 Drivers 

Jobs at:
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development ( MEMD ) 

Deadline of this Job:
7th December, 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 26th November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development ( MEMD ) in partnership with United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is implementing a Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported a fullsize project titled: “Integrated Waste Management and Biogas NAMA in Uganda”. The project aims at production of biogas for electricity generation, provide environmental benefits and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from improper and inadequate management and treatment of wastewater and organic waste in towns, municipalities and agro-processing industry in Uganda. The project combines demonstration and investment in integrated waste treatment and biogas plants in agro-processing industry and selected municipalities. Institutional strengthening, capacity building, and an improved regulatory framework for improved waste management are key deliverables of the project.
A Project Manager (PM), a Finance and Administration (F$A) Associate and drivers are required to constitute the Project Management Unit (PMU) under the coordination and supervision of MEMD. The candidates’ specifications and requirements for these positions are provided here below.

Post: 2 Drivers
Two drivers are required to be part of the PMU to drive project vehicles and carry out other project assignments.

Functions and responsibilities of the drivers:
  • Driving project vehicles as guided by Government Standing orders
  • Drive officers on official duty
  • Maintenance / repair of vehicles
  • Ensure that vehicles are under good working condition;
  • Any other duties assigned by superior(s).
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ordinary level Certificate with at least a pass in English
  • Valid driving permit
  • Must have passed Ministry of Works and Transport competence driving test.
  • Experience of at least 5 years working as a driver in a busy organization.
  • Knowledge in mechanics is an added advantage.
Job application procedure
All suitably qualified candidates should submit applications together with the detailed curriculum vitae, photocopies of the documents, names and addresses of three referees to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, Attn: Assistant Commissioner/Human Resource Management. Amber House, Second Floor Room, A 205, Kampala Road, Opposite Workers House not later than 7th December, 2018 at 5:00pm.