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Quality Control Jobs in Uganda – HMH-Rainbow Ltd

quality Control Jobs in Uganda

Job Title:      Quality Controller (Quality Control Jobs in Uganda)

Organisation: HMH-Rainbow Ltd.

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to: Quality Assurance Manager

About Us:

Quality Control Jobs in Uganda: HMH-Rainbow Ltd. is the parent company of the Yo Kuku! brand of chicken. The integrated business consisting of a feed mill, broiler farms and a processing facility is located in a remote Semuto within Nakaseke District, about 50kms from Kampala City.

Job Summary: The Quality Controller will ensure compliance to food safety management systems across all departments within HMH-RAINBOW.

Key Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe Quality Controller will support the Quality Assurance Supervisor to:

  • Supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in Broiler House pre-placement checks in Broiler Farms
  • The jobholder will also supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in cleaning the slaughterhouse and waste collection area
  • Assign training of new workers to qualified workers in the Feed Mill, Slaughter House and Broiler Farms
  • Keenly review reports and confers with Quality Assurance and Production  Managers to solve work related problems
  • Direct workers in quality assurance audits and inspection and testing in the Feed mill, Slaughterhouse and Farms
  • Monitor compliance with food safety rules
  • Accomplishes quality assurance human resource objectives by orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, and disciplining employees, communicating job expectations and enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Carrying out food quality checks at the Distribution Center in Kampala
  • Perform other duties as assigned and as per the company Food Safety Management  Systems which cuts across the organization

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate must hold a Diploma in Food Processing or Food science
  • Additional training in ISO audits for training.
  • At least two years’ experience with one year in a busy processing organization
  • Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience
  • Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Keen attention to details
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure and within a big dynamic team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage a complex workload and work to tight deadlines
  • Time Management
  • Conflict Management/Problem Solving
  • Leadership
  • Vision
  • Empowering Others
  • Judgment /Decision-making
  • Show commitment to continuous learning

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to send an updated CV and application letter to lkarongo@yokuku.com ( first letter is small L)

Deadline: 29th July 2017

Quality Control Jobs in Uganda – HMH-Rainbow Ltd

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Nutritionist Jobs Uganda 2017 – Action for Relief and Development

Nutritionist Jobs Uganda 2017

PIN: CPA3 – 03/17 -01

HR Form 008: HR Advert for Nutritionist,

Job Title: Nutritionists (12)

About Us:

Nutritionist Jobs Uganda 2017: Action for Relief and Development is a community development organization dedicated to work with children and families in Uganda, to rise above their daily pressing needs. The Vision of ARD is community where children and families are able to live their full potential. Its mission is to Work with children and families to partake their rights and promote social transformation. In doing this, it focuses on issues of child health, child rights and family livelihoods that affect families in rural and hard to reach areas in Uganda.

ARD is a non-profit, a non-political Humanitarian AID organizations founded in 2003. ARD seeks to address the causes and consequences of human suffering and poverty amongst some of the most vulnerable communities in South/Central and Somalia at large through participatory relief and development invention in partnership with Governmental and Non-Governmental Organization

Job Location: 

Nutritionist Jobs Uganda 2017: Based at SCPs and Health Facilities in Jinja, Iganga, Mayuge, Bugiri, Tororo, Kamuli, Buyende, Namayingo, Kaliro and Namutumba

Job Description:

To support the provision of comprehensive nutritional care support among HIV/AIDS and TB, pregnant mothers and children in farming communities

Job role:

Plan and manage the integration of nutrition into agriculture for high target clients (ART, pregnant women and children below 1000 days).

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct community mapping for of high target clients for nutrition integration (children, pregnant mothers and HIV/AIDS and TB.
  • Conduct baseline of target clients for integrated nutrition model.
  • Participate in health-facility assessments for NACs (NAC support)
  • Provide technical support to HC-based workers NACs using ministry of health guidelines plus FLS.
  • Train, support monitor community-based nutrition teams in NACs for high target clients (ART clients, pregnant mothers etc.)
  • Implement the FLS for mama, baby class and family class.
  • Conduct specialized HB-C for ART, pregnant women and children in nutrition

Skills:

  • Experience in behavioral change communication for ART, pregnant mothers and children below 1000 days.
  • Experience in food preparation
  • Good communication skills

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Nutrition, Food Science and Technology, Nutrition and dietetics and Food Processing Technology.
  • Minimally 2 years of professional working in the similar field and fresh graduates with interest to work in rural areas are encouraged to apply

NB: 1. ARD is an equal opportunity employer, and maintains a fraud free environment. Qualified females and Persons with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should follow the format as indicated in the Summary Form for applicants, download here (the filled form should not exceed 2 pages and please fill out all fields) and send it via E-mail to careers@arduganda.org.

Deadline: 5th February, 2017

Fresh Graduate Jobs in Uganda: Nutritionist Jobs Uganda 2017 (12 positions) – ARD

 

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Fresher Quality Control Jobs Uganda – Diageo Uganda (Food science Jobs)

Quality Control Jobs Uganda

Job Title:   Quality Analyst  (Quality Control Jobs Uganda)

Organization: Diageo

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Quality Manager

AutoReqId: 54628BR

About US:

Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, beer and wine. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Windsor, Buchanan’s and Bushmills whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness – Quality Control Jobs Uganda

Job Summary: The Quality Analyst works within the Quality Department which is responsible for developing and monitoring systems to control the quality of beer and spirits as well as protecting the environment from harmful effluent. The main aim being to achieve a standard product that meets and exceeds customer expectations while keeping the environment safe. This role works closely with brewing and packaging shift leadership and the Quality Manager. It is critical that the company maintain high quality of malt, barley, glass and brands through effective Quality Control/Assurance procedures in order to remain at the top in the market and satisfy the expectations and needs of the consumer at competitive cost. The incumbent also plays a role in preventing environmental pollution from effluents in the production processes – Quality Control Jobs Uganda

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • The incumbent will protect the high quality standards of UBL beer and spirits products.
  • Provide Process Quality Assurance activities to production and troubleshooting within the Quality Control Laboratory.
  • Provide quality technical support in problem solving in process and carry out training on analytical techniques at quality work stations for operators as well as monitor performance
  • Manage and nsure that analytical lab performance KPIs are consistently met within the process.
  • Manage the consistent implementation of the quality safety and environment management systems, LTO, CARM and UNBS requirements in the analytical laboratories.
  • Pass or fail analytical equipment depending on whether they meet or do not meet operational requirements
  • The jobholder will manage to ensure timely accurate and reliable results and report & ensure that analytical lab performance KPIs
  • Manage the timely closure of brewing and packaging analytical non-conformances
  • In charge of ensuring that chemical reagents are standardised and laboratory equipment’s are well calibrated and are in a good working condition.
  • Ensure that processes are accurately monitored &improving production time.
  • Perform analytical, sensory and microbiological checks along the process line to ensure product consistency.
  • Participate in analytical ring scheme and investigate where any anomaly is found if any to ensure Diageo laboratory accreditation requirements are complied with.
  • Prepare statistical process control charts, monitor and advise any process deviations to ensure product consistence.
  • In charge of the analysis and coordination of monthly samples.
  • Ensuring that actions arising from samples are handled.
  • Routinely monitor process critical control points and data generation.
  • Take decisions related to any process anomalies that may result into critical defects with in the process.
  • Training new Quality analysts in the Quality section.
  • Provide quality technical support in problem solving in process and carry out training on analytical techniques at quality work stations for operators as well as monitor performance.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant should hold a BSc preferably in food science and technology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Industrial Chemistry or microbiology.
  • At least two to three years relevant work experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Quality, Safety and Environmental Management systems.
  • Working Knowledge in Microbiology/ hygiene, Brewing and Packaging process.

How to Apply:

If you desire to join the world’s leading premium drinks business, Diageo, in the aforementioned capacity, please click web link below.

Click Here

Deadline: 22nd January, 2017

Fresh Graduate Job Opportunities in Uganda: Fresher Quality Control Jobs Uganda Diageo Uganda (Food science Jobs)

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Quality Control Jobs in Uganda – Mukwano Group

Mukwano Group Jobs - Quality Control Jobs in Uganda
Job Title: 2 Quality Control Officers (Quality Control Jobs in Uganda)

Ref:  MIUL/QC/09/01/2017

Location: KAMPALA

  1. Performing analyses of production, semi products and raw materials.
  2. Reviewing and update quality control procedures.
  3. Planning, coordinating, and directing quality control programs designed to ensure continuous production of products consistent with established standards.
  4. Developing and analyzing statistical data and product specifications to determine present standards and establish proposed quality and reliability expectancy of finished product.
  5. In liaison with the Quality Control Manager Formulate and maintain quality control objectives and coordinate objectives with production procedures to maximize product reliability and minimize costs.
  6. Administering of laboratories including preparing requisitions for reagents; preparing relevant reports and technical guidance to laboratory staff.
  7. Overseeing sampling of products and semi products.
  8. Preparing quality control reports and record keeping.
  9. Adhering to the health and safety and QMS guidelines at all times.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelors of Science or Higher Diploma in Industrial Chemistry, food science and technology or any other related discipline.
  • Minimum 3years in Quality Control lab in a manufacturing set up in a related business.
  • Should have sound experience in determination of Protein, Crude Fiber, Sand Silica, Oil Content, Moisture etc.
  • Experience in operating and handling of instruments such as Spectrophotometer, Ph Meter, Karl -fischer, Auto Analyzer, Visco meter etc. is desirable
  • Knowledge of various laws, regulations, guidelines, procedures affecting a manufacturing organization.
  • Knowledge of ISO Standards is desirable

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applications with copies of academic credentials, testimonials and a detailed curriculum vitae indicating contact addresses/emails of three (3) referees should be sent to;
The Human Resource Department,
Mukwano Group of Companies
P.O Box 2671, Kampala, UGANDA

Or by E- mail to recruitment@mukwano.com and quoting the job reference as subject to the mail.
All documents should be merged and sent in one attachment, not exceeding 2MB.

Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 09th – 21st January 2017.

Only successful candidates will be contacted within one week after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is prohibited.

Quality Control Jobs in Uganda – Mukwano Group

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Fresher Assistant Nutrition Officer Job – UNHCR Uganda

Vacancy Notice: Internal/External Vacancy notice: 025/2016

Position Number: 10026370

Location : Adjumani

Position Grade: NOA

Job Summary

The NOA Assistant Nutrition Officer supports UNHCR contribution towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and ensures that UNHCR and international nutrition minimum standards are met to minimise avoidable mortality and morbidity among populations of concern. S/he coordinates a network of country-level focal points based in the provinces and provides technical support to UNHCR field offices, Implementing partners and various Sections in the area of nutrition within UNCHR Operations in DRC. His/her technical knowledge and support skills are essential to ensure decisions that impact positively on the survival and well-being of UNHCR populations of concern. S/he facilitates country-level coordination of nutrition focal points, so that nutrition programme planning and implementation is streamlined, resources are optimally utilised and there is active participation of the Government, implementing and operational partners, refugees and other persons of concern as well as sister UN agencies. S/he supports programme planning, monitoring and evaluation; promotes capacity-building of focal points from implementing partners and those from UNHCR field offices, collect and share nutrition-related information with a network of partners including the sister UN agencies, Government and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in DRC. S/he ensures, in close co-ordination with other humanitarian actors, that nutrition services provided to refugees, IDPs, returnees and other persons of concern to UNHCR are based on Ministry of Health/PNMLS, UNHCR and/or internationally recognised and most up-to-date standards and policies

Responsibilities

  • Represent UNHCR in nutrition -related fora at country level.
  • Collect, update and disseminate nutrition-related data, information and tools to relevant partners.
  • Organise/participate in nutrition-related participative need assessment and planning process during emergency situations as well as in care and maintenance and repatriation/reintegration programmes.
  • Participate in review and analysis of relevant project proposals and budgetary submissions presented by UNHCR partners within context of UNHCR programme cycle.
  • Make sure that nutrition-related activities are effectively implemented according to sub agreements with relevant IPs. Participate in various nutrition-related surveys and evaluations.
  • Participate in elaboration and dissemination of nutrition-related database and contingency plans for potential epidemics, refugee IDPs and returnee movements.
  • Produce monthly, quarterly and annual nutrition-related report for UNHCR (following the current health, HIV and nutrition information system).
  • Organise nutrition-related meetings and field visits with partners on a regular basis.
  • Identify training needs for IPs and persons of concern to UNHCR and plan for required trainings.
  • Perform any other duty as requested.

Accountability and Authority

  • Assistance is provided to UNHCR officer in establishing partnerships with government ministries, NGOs, other UN agencies and donors and coordinate planning a response to refugee-related environmental damages in the country.
  • Technical advice is provided to develop project proposals and to support programme implementation of environmental and self-reliance projects.
  • UNHCR management is assisted in establishing coordination, monitoring and evaluation systems, including information sharing mechanisms regarding nutrition related issues.
  • Support the UNHCR Representation in coordinating matters related to environment amongst different sectors within UNHCR, the local authorities, and implementing partners.
  • Represent UNHCR in relevant national meetings and technical conferences in the area of environment.

Minimum Qualification and Professional Experience Required

  • University degree in Public Health, Nutrition, or Health Care (e.g. medical or nursing qualification) or related field. – Minimum 2 years previous job experience relevant to function (public health and coordination).
  • Knowledge of health and nutrition in humanitarian emergencies.
  • Training and experience in nutrition and health is an advantage.
  • Experience working with progressively higher levels of responsibility and management with international organisations, (including non-governmental organisations and UN agencies) in field of health and nutrition.
  • Practical working experience in refugee or other emergency or post-emergency settings.
  • Strong communication skills, availability for frequent field visits.
  • Computer skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Good knowledge of English language

Deadline: 2016-November-03

How to apply

To apply for the job, click this link : Fresher Assistant Nutrition Officer Job – UNHCR Uganda

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15 Fresher District Project Assistant (DPA) Jobs – Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) Uganda

National Forestry Association Uganda Jobs

Project Name: Uganda Multi-sectoral Food Security and Nutrition Programme (UMFSNP)

Funding Source: Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP)

Duty Station: Bushenyi, Arua, Iganga, Maracha, Namutumba, Nebbi, Ntungamo, Yumbe, Kiiyandongo, Bugiri, Kabale, Isingiro, Kabarole, Kyenjojo and Kasese, Uganda

Reports to: District Project Coordinator

About Us:

The Government of Uganda received a grant from the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) towards implementation of the Uganda Multi-sectoral Food Security and Nutrition Programme (UMFSNP). The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to increase production and consumption of nutrient-rich foods and utilization (ff community-based nutrition services in smallholder households in project areas. The project will innovatively use the primary schools under the universal primary education programme as a transfer pathway for both agriculture and health based nutrition friendly technologies and services. The project will be implemented by Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), Ministry of Health (MOH), Ministry of Education and Sports (MOES) and 15 receptive District Local Government (DLGs), in a phased approach.

Job Summary: The District Project Assistant (DPA) will support the District Project Coordinator in; Project implementation, coordination, supervision and carrying out M&E activities. The key duties will include assisting the District Project Coordinator to ensure compliance with the Project ImplementationManual (PIM), compiling M&E activity reports, facilitation of trainings at primary school and community levels and providing feedback to the community, district and national levels.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Support the District Project Coordinator to ensure compliance with the Project Implementation Manual (PIM).
  • The incumbent will assist the District Project Coordinator to plan and execute project activities in a timely manner as planned in the PIM as well as regular Work Plans and Budgets (RWPB).
  • Carry out the day-to-day management of the District Project Coordination Unit (District PCU) processes and tasks.
  • Assist the District Project Coordinator to organize human, financial and material resources to achieve the project objectives.
  • Support the District Project Coordinator to effectively manage, monitor and evaluate project tasks, processes, budgets for achievement of planned outputs.
  • Assist the District Project Coordinator to ensure good coordination with; the District Education Department, District Health Department, participating primary schools and MAAIF Headquarters, with the aim of facilitating project implementation support, supervision and evaluation missions and implementing recommendations agreed between the missions and the District PCU.
  • Support the District Project Coordinator to manage the internal and external communication and knowledge sharing of project objectives, activities, outputs and impacts.
  • Support the District Project Coordinator to prepare and submit mandatory quarterly, semi-annual and annual activity and financial reports.
  • Assist the District project Coordinator to monitor and evaluate the project and prepare quarterly and Annual Performance Reports.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate for the 15 District Project Assistant jobs should hold an Honour’s University degree in one of the following fields: Agricultural Sciences, Food Science and Technology, Project Management, Nutrition, Education, Health, Environmental Studies, Community Development or related areas from a reputable university/institution. A good knowledge and understanding of the project area is an added advantage.
  • Prior experience in either community development or research in this area or a related field.
  • Ability to work with and coordinate the activities of a range of public and private agencies, at community, sub county and district levels
  • Proven ability to coordinate at multi-sectoral level, district and community level
  • Ability to competently operate various computer-based work-processing software, spreadsheets and internet
  • Excellent communication skills, including report writing
  • Ability to work independently, and produce accurate work in a timely manner
  • Keen attention to detail

How to Apply:

All candidates are encouraged to send sealed application letters, curriculum Vitae and copies of academic documents either by hand or email addressed to;

The Permanent Secretary,

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal industry and Fisheries,

P.O. Box 102 Entebbe-UGANDA

Email to: ps@agriculture.go.ug

Attn:

The Head Procurement and Disposal unit Procurement and Disposal Unit Office,

Plot 16-18 Lugard Avenue

NB:

  • Please indicate the position being applied for and preferred district Local Government on top of the envelope. (Check top of advert for districts)
  • All applicants MUST register their Names and sign the registration Form as confirmation of delivery of the application.

Deadline: Monday, 10th October, 2016 by 4pm.

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Quality Control Officer – Psalms Confectionery and Bakery Ltd

Deadline: 5th August 2016

Age: 25 – 35 years

About us: 

We are a leading manufacturer of leading snacks and we are seeking to recruit competent, energetic, self driven and qualified persons to fill the position below;

Quality Control Officer: Roles and Duties

  1. Ensuring the usage of most effective and efficient production methods/Good manufacturing practices.
  2. Maintain quality assurance documentation in accordance with (US,EAS and ISO 9001:2008)
  3. Monitor all production areas and in-processes as to ensure compliance with established practices and standards operating procedures.
  4. Ensure the safety of the employees.

Qualifications

Diploma in Food science and Technology or chemistry from a recognized institution, computer literate (MS word, Excel, Access), good organizational skills, communication skills, time management skills and at least 1 year of relevant working experience in a fast moving consumer goods company or experience in food processing is an added. advantage.

Application procedure

Suitable candidates should submit both their typed and hand written applications, A detailed CV with 3 referees and copies of academic testimonials to the :-

Human Capital Manager

Psalms Confectionery and Bakery Ltd

Plot 8498, – Hoima Road – Nansana

P.O Box 24833 Kampala Uganda

Email: psalmsconfectionery@gmail.com

 

only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.