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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Cotton Classifier Trainee Job at A reputable Organisation - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Cotton Classifier Trainee 

Jobs at:
Areputable Organisation 

Deadline of this Job:
7th December, 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Date Posted: 14th November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

A reputable Organisation wishes to invite suitably qualified applications for the underlisted vacant positions. Specific qualifications and attributes required are mentioned along each post, while general requirements include the following:
  • Excellent literacy skills: should be able to read, speak and write fluently and comprehensively.
  • Strong and pleasant inter—personal skills, with an ability to work effectively at all levels.
  • Strong initiative, drive and ambition to succeed
  • Willingness to learn new and/or practical skills.
  • Age range between 23 to 35 years.
  • Should be computer literate.
  • Experience, if any, is an added advantage.
Position: Cotton Classifier Trainee
Location: Headquarters

Diploma in ginning or electrical engineering.

Desirable attributes:
  • Good technical and hands-on skills.
  • Willingness and eagerness to learn by practical and hands-on training.
  • Ability to present adequate working papers to enable the supervisor to evaluate work done and matters to be reported.
  • Act in a professional and ethical manner at all times including observing the confidential nature of the fibre testing and classing profession.
  • Highly organized with strong organisational and planning skills, ability to prioritize tasks and deliver assessments within short deadlines.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret large amounts of data and to issue timely reports where required.
  • Good IT skills.
Job Description
  • Receiving cotton samples from springiness, spinning mills and other stakeholders.
  • Preparing routine schedules for carrying out tests on cotton samples.
  • Assist in carrying out testing and classification of cotton and preparation of the quality certificates.
  • Assist in analysing, dissemination and keeping records of classification results.
  • Assist in the preparation and presentation of Official Standards of Uganda cotton lint to accredited bodies for approval. Assist in the preparation and/Setting of Fair Average Quality (FAQ) Cotton Standards for primary cotton marketing.
  • Assist in basic maintenance of the organisation cotton laboratory and cotton testing equipment.
  • Assist in designing and disseminating systems for best practices for cotton quality maintenance and/or improvement.
  • Any other duties that shall be assigned by Management.
Job application procedure
Hand-written applications, attaching a copy of the C.V and relevant testimonials, should be addressed and submitted to Voucher No 654, c/o The New Vision Printing & Publishing Co Ltd, Kampala. The application should be sealed in an envelope and clearly marked with the Post one is applying for. Deadline for submission is Friday 7th December, 2018 at 4:00pm. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for further considerations.