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Project Engineer

Uganda Investment Authority

This is a Full-time position in Kampala posted January 18, 2022.

Uganda Investment Authority Jobs in Kampala Project Engineer Carreer opportunities in Kampala vacancies in Uganda Investment Authority at Kampala

# Job Description

The Project Engineer shall report to the Project Manager.

Working relations
Supervises the Project Architect, Project Site Engineers and the Project
Quantity Surveyor.
Liaises with the Owner’s Engineer, EPC Contractor, Project Environment &
Social Specialist, the Project Administration team and other relevant project

Purpose of the job
The Project Engineer shall be responsible and support the Project Manager on
engineering and technical matters on the project.

Key areas of focus
• Project technical studies and designs;
• Project construction and installation activities;
• Provides technical support to the Project Technical Team;
• Oversees the day to day project engineering and technical activities on
behalf of UIA;
• Reviews and inspects project deliverables.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities
The project Engineer shall be expected to carry out the following duties and
• Advise the Project Manager on engineering and technical matters on the
• Ensure that UIA’s interests are protected in the engineering and technical
studies, designs and construction phases of all project infrastructure;
• In consultation with the Project Manager, the Project Engineer shall review
and approve all technical and engineering requirements from the Owner’s
• Monitor and ensure that the project activities and deliverables meet the
approved quality and standards.
• Lead and supervise the Project Technical Team;
• Monitor and ensure contract compliance of the Owner’s Engineer and the EPC
• Review and advice on all proposed project changes or variations and ensure
that all approved project changes or variations are implemented;
• Prepare periodic monitoring and performance reports as per the project
reporting requirements;
• Any other duties that may be assigned.

The Project Engineer’s measurable outputs shall include;
• Project deliverables such as approved project studies and designs and
• Project engineering and technical documentation;
• Project issues log, changes or variations log;
• Requisite project permits and approvals such as construction and building
approvals and permits among others;
• Project periodic performance and monitoring reports.

The Project Engineer shall possess a minimum of the following;
• A Master’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management Planning.
• An honors Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
• Registration with the Engineers Registration Board is a MUST.
• A post graduate diploma in project management is required.

The Project Engineer should have the following;
• Must have at least 8+ years’ work experience in supervision and management
of engineering projects post registration with Engineers Registration Board.
• Proof of experience in working in complex environments and large
infrastructure and or civil works particularly in the field of construction
supervision and management.
• Proof of experience in working on a large infrastructure projects.
• Proof of experience in implementation of Engineering, Procurement and
Construction EPC projects.
• Proof of experience in contract management, project management research,
strategic theme development, procurement, and programming-related work.

Skills and Competencies
• Ability to work with minimal supervision with strong organizational skills.
• Technical report writing and oral communication skills.
• Must be results-oriented, a team player, exhibiting high levels of
enthusiasm, tact, diplomacy and integrity.
• Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and professional skills in interacting
with investors, government and development partners.
• Team leadership and project management skills.
• Attention to detail skills.
• Risk Management skills.
• Negotiation and Conflict resolution skills.
• Openness to change and ability to manage complexities.
• Competencies with MS Office, Project and Visio and other professional
software such as Tilos, Micro station, AutoCAD, and Adobe Acrobat Pro are a

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Interested candidates should send their applications with updated CVs,
certified academic certificates and transcripts no later than Friday, 28th
January 2022 by 5:00 pm addressed to;

**The Director-General,**
**Uganda Investment Authority,**
**UIA Kampala Industrial & Business Park Namanve Office **
**P.O Box 7418, Kampala.**

Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.

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