Maintenance Officer – Facility In charge

Contract, Full-Time
Kampala, Uganda
Posted 4 weeks ago

The Natural Choice



Key Result Areas: *Provide technical guidance in complex installation, defect rectifications, maintenance & testing of a wide range of equipment / system like HVAC, Electrical, Mechanical & instrumentation equipment’s including precision units, DX, AHU’s and on Electrical for LV and MCC panels, Control Gears, UPS, Central Battery Systems, Lighting Control panels, pumps and its stations, DG sets etc. *Review KPI parameters and other relevant manual, regulations to remain up to date in the respective field of engineering. *Monitor implementation of plant preventive maintenance activities carried out as per the schedule & safety Standards. *Troubleshoot the premature / unusual or the system failures and analyze root cause, take corrective action to avoid recurrence of the problem in line with SOPs. *Provide work directions to specialized vendors and subordinate staffs to ensure that all activities conform to ISO policies and procedures and accepted technical standards. *To coordinate & liaise with building focal points and coordinate day to O&M activities. *Receive and review incoming work requests for functioning and maintenance. *Plan, execute routine preventive maintenance and process work requests after filling in the required materials, man hours, and skill levels. *Provides technical advice to subordinates and ensures proper use of tools for reinstating the systems. *Inspect the work of subordinate staff, carry out related on-site work, resolves problems during work, trains subordinates in safe practices and guidelines. *Prepare regular work reports & maintain records and files of work performed, in progress, and work completed. Completes and processes paperwork related to his section such as time sheets, material costs, repairs, and activity reports. *Prepare annual lists of spare parts, consumable materials and special tools or test equipment. *Any other duties assigned by the Head – Engineering Services.



*Higher or Ordinary Diploma in Electrical Engineering or any related discipline. *Working knowledge of the National Building Code – Electrical installation. *3 years’ experience in electrical repair and installation of facilities. *1 year of supervisory experience


*Strong general management and demonstrated leadership skills. *Must be good at application of creativity and innovative skills in managing projects. *Should have good analyzing skills as well. *Should be a problem – solver and be able to grasp the problem at hand and take quick steps to resolve it. *Ability to develop, formulate strategy and exercise good judgment. *Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. *Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Application Process

If finding & hiring great talent excites you, we would like to get into a conversation with you. Interested candidates should visit our website i.e, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter, CV and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV and Academic documents to stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line. All attachments should be submitted as a single PDF document.

Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 28th February 2023 to 14th March 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated with after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is strictly prohibited.

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

 Disclaimer: Beware of fraudulent job offers. Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and it does not request any banking information. Mukwano only advertises its employment opportunities on its Careers website and Vacancies Page. It also utilizes bona fide and established media, newspapers, as well as online professional platforms (e.g., LinkedIn) to disseminate its vacancies. All job offers are made by Mukwano human resources personnel following a competitive process.

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