Handler Driver

July 25, 2022 6:24 am

Expired on: Jul 29, 2022

UEDCL (Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited) is a limited liability company, 100% owned by the Government of Uganda, incorporated in Uganda under the Companies Act. UEDCL owns the 33KV and below voltage electricity distribution networks and all the operational assets associated with the business. These Assets have been leased to private operators (i.e.UMEME, and WENRECO) for Purposes of attracting Private Capital in the energy Sector. Additionally, UEDCL has other mandates and Licenses: – to supply power in areas where there are no Private Operators especially in rural areas across the country, operates a pole treatment plant at Lugogo, and executes key rural electrification schemes on behalf of Government of Uganda. The Company is seeking to recruit qualified, competent and highly motivated Ugandans for the following roles: –

Reports to:       Production Supervisor

Supervises:       None

Duty Station:   Kampala

Date Revised:   July 2022

Purpose of the Job:

To operate pole plant-heavy vehicles in carrying out day-to-day business.

Key Result Areas

  1. Operate the pole handler tractor to load and offload poles and any other equipment at the plant yard as instructed by the supervisor.
  2. Keep records of the pole handler and report to the supervisor whenever services or repairs are necessary.
  3. Maintain a logbook and account for all operations of the pole handler.
  4. Keep the pole handler clean
  5. Identify risks in the section and devise mechanisms for mitigating them.
  6. Prepare monthly and annual reports on sectional activities following UEDCL policies and procedures.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Uganda Certificate of Education ( “O’’ level Certificate)
  • Should hold a valid driving permit ( Class required B1, and G. Class CE is an added advantage)
  • A certificate in defensive driving is an added advantage
  • Experience of not less than 3 years in handling heavy vehicles
  • Able to communicate well (Orally and written)

Application Information: Only Applications received online will be considered. To apply; upload your CV (Clearly indicating 3 referees with contacts), Cover letter and all copies of Academic and other support documents. Put the Job title on the subject Line.

Address your application to: The Head Human Resource & Administration, UEDCL Tower, Plot 37 Nakasero Road, Kampala.

NB: Each document that is to be uploaded should not exceed file size of 1MB.

Closing Date: All applications MUST be submitted by, 5:00PM, Friday 29th July 2022. Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted for guidance on the next step.


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