Job Title: Officer Building Control (5 Fresher Jobs)

  • Organization: Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA)
  • Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About KCCA:

Kampala Capital City Authority is the legal entity established by the Ugandan Parliament responsible for the operations of the capital city of Kampala in Uganda. It replaced the Kampala City Council.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The incumbent will be responsible to the Supervisor Building Control for performing the following duties:-

  • Making periodic inspections and monitoring all construction sites in the City to ensure compliance with legal requirements and applicable building rules and development plans.
  • Identifying measures and guidelines for streamlining the review and approval of development applications.
  • Carrying out inspections of completed buildings, reviewing and verifying recommendations for occupation permits, and issuing occupation permit certificates.
  • Issuing violation notices and stop-work orders, conferring with owners and authorities to explain regulations and recommend rectifications.
  • Receiving, recording, and circulating building plans submitted to the respective Divisions.
  • Reviewing and examining plans submitted for onward approval.
  • Providing technical support to land developers in setting out building plans for compliance purposes.
  • Preparing and maintaining updated information on building activities in the respective Divisions and preparing reports.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

  • Applicants should be Ugandans holding an Honors Bachelor’s degree in:
    • Architecture,
    • Civil Engineering,
    • Construction Management,
    • Building Engineering,
    • Structural Engineering from a recognized University / Institution.
  • Possession of a Postgraduate qualification in a relevant field will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants should have a minimum of two (2) years relevant working experience in the relevant field.
  • Age: 25 years and above.

Core Competencies Required:

  • Public Sector Management
  • Results Orientation
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Interpersonal, Communication, and Computer Skills
  • Ability to Adapt to Multicultural Settings
  • Innovation
  • Concern for Quality, Standards, and Technical Competence
  • Ability to Coach Subordinates
  • Report Writing Skills
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Team Building
  • Conflict Management
  • Policy Development
  • Change Management
  • Research and Project Management Skills

How to Apply:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Public Officers serving in Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA STAFF) ONLY, duly appointed and confirmed to fill vacant posts.

Mandatory Instructions to Applicants:

  • Apply ONLINE.
  • Scan and submit relevant documents (‘O’ and ‘A’ Level Result Slips and Certificates, Bachelor’s Degree and Post Graduate Transcripts and Certificates, Professional Documents, copies of letters of appointment, confirmation, and promotion) online.
  • Each attachment must not exceed a limit of 1MB, and only portable documents format (PDF) is allowed.
  • Print an Extract of PS Form 3 (2008) and obtain a recommendation from the Responsible Officers. Scan the recommendation together with the rest of the documents and submit online.
  • Where the designated recommending Officer/Responsible Officer is reluctant or declines to provide a recommendation, the applicant should clearly indicate the reason(s) on the extract of PSC Form 3 (2008) and submit it online without the recommendation.
  • Falsification of documents will lead to automatic disqualification.

Application Process:

  1. Visit the website Vacancies Portal
  2. Click on ‘register as a new user’ to create your account and complete your profile starting with the bio data moving downwards.
  3. If you already have an account, simply click on your right and update your profile.
  4. Select a Job from the list of advertised jobs in the menu.
  5. View the Job Details and Click ‘Apply now’.
  6. Review your application and SUBMIT.

Deadline: 19th March 2024.

Note: Applicants are free to apply for a maximum of two positions but must clearly state the first and second choice positions against the title of the position applied for.

Apply Now: KCCA Officer Building Control Jobs

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in building control and ensuring compliance with building regulations in Kampala. Good luck with your application!



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