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Several O’level Latest Driver Jobs in Uganda – Mukwano Group of Companies Jobs

Mukwano Group Jobs - Quality Control Jobs in Uganda

Job: Driver Light Vehicle (4 Positions)

Ref: AKTL/D-LGV/01/11/2016

About Us: 

The Mukwano Group of Companies is one of the leading and most respected conglomerates in Eastern and Central Africa. Since it’s humble beginning in 1980, the Mukwano business has grown through visionary diversification into manufacturing, agriculture, property development, logistics, supply-chain management and packaging.

REPORTING TO THE TRANSPORT SUPERVISOR, THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL;

  1. Drive light vehicles to specified destinations
  2. Transport staff to specified and approved destinations
  3. Reporting mechanical faults to the Fleet Maintenance Officer
  4. Arrange for cleaning the vehicle as per approved cleaning schedule
  5. Perform regular checks on the vehicles following guidelines issued by the Fleet Maintenance Engineer
  6. Any other duties assigned by the Transport Supervisor.

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Uganda Certificate of Education
  • Holder of a CM & B class Driving Permit
  • 2 years relevant experience in driving.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCES

  • Ability to work independently should have effective communication skills, excellent customer care skills and sound decision making skills.
  • Integrity, flexible, good interpersonal and problem solving skills. Should have a positive attitude, results focused, can work for long hours under pressure with minimum supervision

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applications with copies of academic credentials, testimonials and a detailed curriculum vitae indicating contact addresses 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.

The attachment should not exceed 2MB. Kindly merge all your documents and send them in one attachment.

Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 1st November – 15th November 2016.

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

All successful candidates will be offered a competitive salary and benefits.

Driver Jobs in Uganda available at Mukwano Group of Companies

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Several Fresher O’level Driver Jobs (10) – Mukwano Group of Companies Uganda

Mukwano Group Jobs - Quality Control Jobs in Uganda

Ref: AKTL/D/09/01/2017

Job: 10 Drivers ((HGV, MGV, LGV))

About Us 

The Mukwano Group of Companies is one of the leading and most respected conglomerates in Eastern and Central Africa. Since it’s humble beginning in 1980, the Mukwano business has grown through visionary diversification into manufacturing, agriculture, property development, logistics, supply-chain management and packaging.

Location: KAMPALA

REPORTING TO THE TRANSPORT SUPERVISOR, THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL;

  1. Drive vehicles to specified destinations
  2. Transport company products accordingly
  3. Transport staff to specified and approved destinations
  4. Reporting mechanical faults to the Fleet Maintenance Supervisor
  5. Arrange for cleaning the vehicle as per approved cleaning schedule
  6. Perform regular checks on the vehicles following guidelines issued by the Fleet Maintenance Engineer

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • Uganda Certificate of Education
  • Holder of a CM & B class Driving Permit
  • 2 years relevant experience in driving in a busy organization.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCES

  • Ability to work independently should have effective communication skills, excellent customer care skills and sound decision making skills.
  • Integrity, flexible, good interpersonal and problem solving skills. Should have a positive attitude, results focused, can work for long hours under pressure with minimum supervision
  • Willing to be allocated anywhere as per the company’s requirement

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.
All successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package.

Fresher Jon Opportunity in Uganda: Several Fresher O’level Driver Jobs (10) – Mukwano Group of Companies Uganda

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Fresher Administration and Logistics Officer Job – Good Neighbors International Uganda

About US:

Good Neighbors is an international, non-profit humanitarian organization committed to child education, community development, and emergency relief projects in 30 countries around the world. We have fundraising offices in the USA, Korea, and Japan, and an International Cooperation Office in Geneva. Good Neighbors USA opened its Los Angeles office in 2007, which currently handles fundraising, donor management, volunteer programs, and marketing campaigns for all major projects. In December 2010, a Washington D.C. office was established to network and partner with other organizations, as well as obtain grants from U.S. government agencies and foundations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • The Administration and Logistics Officer will provide logistics and administrative support at the Field Office for smooth running.
  • The incumbent will be tasked with building strong relationships with INGO / UN agencies, other Local Organizations, Government Agencies for resources providing and sharing.
  • Handling all the necessary preparation and arrangement for, human resource related activities, logistical activities and all other necessary administrative processes and activities.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate for this vacancy must hold a university degree or its equivalent
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in similar position.
  • Proven ability to understand and use basic accounting systems such as QuickBooks, SPSS and other data analysis software, and relevant experience in logistics and procurement, among others are highly preferable.
  • Have a strong aspiration and interest in humanitarian and community development works
  • Skills in administration
  • Good working knowledge and skill of computer
  • Previous experience in communications, humanitarian and government policy issues.
  • Ability to communicate in a diplomatic and assertive manner
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to work gracefully under pressure;
  • Able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks.
  • Possess good skills for conflicts and Conflict resolutions.
  • Must be a self-directed, self-reliant and a person of High Integrity
  • Ability to move away from home for long distances for organizational activities
  • Being a native of Palisa District or able to Speak Iteso is an added advantage.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested Ugandan candidates are encouraged to send their applications and updated CVs with working email addresses to: uganda@goodneighbors.org or hand deliver to Good Neighbors International Head Office, Plot 1728, White House CI, Muyenga, Block 244.

Deadline: 13th January 2017 by 5:oo pm  

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Fresher Diploma Logistics Assistant Job – War Child Canada

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Job details:
War Child is an internationally recognized charity that works with war-affected communities to help children reclaim their childhood through access to education, opportunity and justice. in Uganda, through its Access to Justice and Protection programmes, War Child Canada provides LegalAid services for Women and Child Survivors of violence and raises public awareness around the impact of conflict on communities and the shared responsibility to act.

This programme has now expanded to the South Sudanese refugee settlements in the West Nile region and Kiryandongo where War Child Canada seeks to increase the legal protections of children, youth, women and men and continue to address the prevalence of perpetrators’ impunity through legal intervention, awareness raising and capacity building. Our programming emphasizes strong Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) prevention, identification and response interventions.
War Child Canada has recieved funding from United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (BPRM) to increase protection for refugees and other vulnerable persons in Ugandan refugee settlements in the districts of Adjumani, Arua, Kiryandongo, Koboko and Kamwenge. We are now seeking several qualified, experienced, and dynamic persons to join our team in the following positions:
Job Title: Logistics Assistant.
Reports to: Logistics and Security Manager.
Location: Adjumani, with frequent travel to field projects in Adjumani and other district
Duration: 12 months, with possibility of extension.
Logistics Assistant is to assist in the provision of adequate and timely logistical and security support to ensure the effective implementation of War Child Canada country programs and operations in Uganda.
Assist the Logistics and Security Manager in effectively managing logistics activities to ensure the provision of adequate and timely logistical support for effective implementation of WCC Uganda country programs and operations.
Respond to program and support function and logistical support requests in adequate and timely manner.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
Essential:

  • A diploma or certificate in logistics, procurement, supply chain or related field.
  • A minimum of 2 year experience working a similar position.
  • Experience or good understanding of logistics support services, including transport, procurement and stock control. ,
  • Good coordination skills – methodical and self-organized with the ability to respond quickly to support requests.
  • Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, outlook, internet).
  • Good written and spoken English language, including report writing. Lobbying and Advocacy Skills.
  • Strong team work with the ability to interact proactively and collaboratively with WCC program and support teams at all levels of the organization.
  • Willingness to work in remote area and undertake frequent travel, at times in short notice and spend time away from base and home.
  • Commitment to War Child‘: vision, mission and principles.

Job application procedure
The Application Package must include:

  • Detailed CV.
  • Cover Letter indicating clearly daytime telephone contact and active email address.
  • Photocopies of relevant certificates (both professional and vocational).
  • Contact information of at least three professional referees.

Note: Clearly indicate position and location you are applying for. Interested applicants should deliver ONLY hard copies of their Application Packages to any of the following War Child Canada Offices: Kampala: 2nd floor, Plot 944 Ggaba Road. Kansanga.

(Please ensure applications are delivered to War Child Canada NOT War Child Holland:)

Kiryandongo: Panyadoli Refugee Settlement RFM Base Camp, Bweyale.
Adjumani: Pakele
Arua: Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement Yoro Base Camp.
Koboko: Lobule Refugee Settlement, Office of the Prime Minister Building.

Note: Qualified female and other equity-seeking candidates are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

War Child Canada recruits with a fair, transparent and competitive process in line with our organizational policy. Any lobbying will automatically terminate candidacy. Thank you for your Interest in War Child Canada.

Deadline of this Job: 5:00 PM 28th Oct 2016

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A’ Level Shipment Assistant Jobs – United States US Embassy

Job Title:          Shipment Assistant

Organisation: United States US Embassy, US Mission in Uganda

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Salary Grade: FSN-6 (Ugshs 41,892,912 p.a. inclusive of allowances)

Vacancy Announcement Number: 94-16

About US Embassy:

The United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda has enjoyed diplomatic relations with Uganda for over 30 years.  Ambassador Deborah R. Malac currently heads the U.S Mission to Uganda.  The Mission is composed of several offices and organizations all working under the auspices of the Embassy and at the direction of the Ambassador.

Among the offices operating under the U.S Mission to Uganda are:

  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
  • Peace Corps

Job Summary: The Shipment Assistant expedites the customs clearances and other host Government approvals and arrange for commercial shipping services for all incoming and outgoing shipments of supplies, household effects, vehicles, coordinate the movements of the rest of the shipping office, maintain real time tracking of shipments and provide customer support., etc.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Shipping/Clearing Duties:

  • Prepares renewal forms for road licenses for GOV/POV. Tracks inbound/outbound shipments and keeps office Excel tracker updated.
  • Processes necessary documents for clearing customs and URA exemptions.
  • Coordinates actions of shipping and clearing agents.
  • The incumbent coordinates with shippers and customers for the delivery of goods. Processes vehicle transfers/registrations/de-registrations.
  • Facilitate and oversee HHE/UAB/POV and Consumables shipments.
  • Ensure timely processing of official shipments.
  • Ensure timely responses to Shipping agents and Customers.

Pouches: Facilitate the clearance and delivery of Classified/Unclassified pouches.

Expediting Duties:

  • Meets new mission personnel and official visitors at the airport, receives passports and tags, pass through immigration, identifies the baggage, for through customs and transport them to destination.
  • Arranges for VIP Lounge and works with security officials during visits of VIP visitors.
  • Processes passports upon arrival and departure through the VIP Lounge.  Checks VIP visitors in departure and handles passports.
  • Processes passenger at ticket counter and immigration, assists by completing departure forms.
  • Remains at airport until departure of plane.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

NOTE:  All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.

  • The applicants for the United US Embassy Shipment Assistant career opportunity should have completion secondary school
  • At least three years of clerical experience in shipping, logistics, or transportation is required
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of customs regulations and local law concerning importation/exportation of goods and property is required.
  • Level 1 typing (less than 40 wpm); ability to drive a vehicle, basic office computer skills and interpersonal skills in dealing with American employees and Ugandan Government officials are required
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Language Proficiency: Level III English (good working knowledge in both written and spoken) is required.

How to Apply:

All those interested in working with the US mission in Kampala should send their applications and strictly adhere to the following:

  • Download a completed and signed Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff, Download it Here.
  • Any additional documentation that supports or addresses the requirements listed above (e.g. transcripts, degrees, etc.)

Submit Application To:

Human Resources Office

By email at KampalaHR@state.gov

NB: Your application will be reviewed if you have fulfilled all the requirements including submission of standard file types such as Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) in a single attachment (No Zipped files, Links or Multiple Attachments) and should not exceed 10MB. Please clearly indicate the position number and title you are applying for on the DS-174 form.

Deadline: 20th October 2016

The US Mission in Kampala provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.  The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.

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Transport Assistants – Marie Stopes International Uganda

Closing date: 5 August 2016 (midnight GMT). Interviews will take place after this date (for shortlisted candidates).

Salary: Country Programme salary scale

Duty station: West Nile and Central Regions

Languages: Lugbara, Madi, Alur (Luo), Kakwa, and Central Region is a Must.

About Us:

Marie Stopes International (MSI) is a global organisation providing personalised contraception services to women and girls. Our local teams of professionals are passionate about the work they do in communities across 37 countries. The services we provide give a woman the power to choose when she has children so that she is free pursue her plans and dreams for herself and her family.

Marie Stopes International Uganda (MSI Uganda) is an international branch office of MSI. In 2015, MSI Uganda assumed leadership of the USAID Long Term Family Planning Methods (LTFP) Programme.  The LTFP Programme expands affordable services and choice of the full range of contraceptive choice to rural and underserved communities through a dynamic mix of mobile clinical outreach, social franchising and community based distribution.  In partnership with the Ministry of Health, this programme supports the long term capacity of public and private sector providers to deliver high quality FP counselling and services.

The primary responsibility of this role is to further MSI’s Goal: The Prevention of Unwanted Births and its mission of ensuring the individual’s right to: Children by Choice Not Chance. 

The Role:

We are seeking an experienced Transport Assistant who will able to safely and effectively drive and maintain the outreach vehicle to a high standard.  S/he will also be expected to support the clinical Outreach Team to conduct outreach activities, including but not limited to: site preparation, stock management, and effective record keeping. S/he will support service providers in the vocal local technique and any outreach activities as required. Outreach is a strategic channel for providing greater access to rural communities with unmet need and unmet demand for family planning (FP) services, especially long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) and permanent methods.  Clinical outreach is a primary service delivery channel under the LTFP Programme.

About you:

To be considered for the role you will have:

Qualifications

  • At least an  O and A Level certificate (UCE;UACE)
  • Valid Ugandan Driving License (manual transmission essential)
  • Knowledge of either of the two regions languages is a MUST (Westnile languages(Lugbara, Madi,Alur(luo) Kakwa) and (Central region Languages)

Skills

  • At least 2 years’ experience driving 4×4 vehicles in difficult terrain and in all seasons.
  • Experience working as part of a highly functioning team.
  • Excellent record keeping and time management.
  • Attention for detail.
  • Computer literate (ability to effectively enter data into an electronic database).
  • Ability to work well with others in team environments; must be able to satisfy stakeholders; should be able to work in deadline-driven results-oriented environment.

 

For more information about the role, please view the job framework on our website.

In addition you will have the right to work in the Uganda and be pro-choice on children by choice & not chance

 

All nationalities are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

For any enquiries, please contact Catherine Kambona: Catherine.Kambona@msiu.or.ug

Keywords: Transport Assistant, team leader, outreach teams, FP, vehicle.

 

Please follow the link for more details: https://careers.mariestopes.org.uk/vacancy/transport-assistant-274033.html