African Clean Energy Mechanical Engineering Officer Jobs in Uganda

African Clean Energy Mechanical Engineering Officer Jobs in Uganda


Job Description:

  • The Mechanical Engineer officer position is an entry-level job at ACE.

  • The job holder is responsible for supporting all aspects of supervision of the mechanical systems and services needed for the machines in the ACE Factory.

  • Additionally, the role includes responsibility for scheduled maintenance of the machines to ensure safety and security for its operators at all times.

  • Developing training on how to use different types of machines/tools in the factory is important to ensure this safety.

  • Recruitment for this position is part of a very special project called the Off-Grid Talent Initiative, run by Shortlist in partnership with UKAID and the Carbon Trust.

  • If you are hired for the position, not only will you join your new company but you will also become a part of the OGTI Clean Energy Leaders’ Community.

  • This includes mentorship, peer network support, online training and other exclusive resources, as well as follow up over the length of your contract.

  • Apply today, begin a career in the renewable energy industry with your new company, and become a part of the OGTI Clean Energy Leaders.

    Key Responsibilities:

    Main duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    ● Assessing project requirements to create scheduled maintenance planning

    ● Maintaining and modifying existing equipment to ensure that it is safe, reliable and efficient

    ● Measuring the performance of mechanical components, devices, engines and tools

    ● Testing, evaluating and modifying machinery/products when required

    ● Developing testing procedures and processes, and perform testing and
    validation (of new designs)

    ● Using computer-aided design/modelling software to improve existing processes and tools

    ● Undertake relevant research in case machinery or tools need replacement in liaising with the Stock and Procurement manager

    ● Generating working prototypes for beta testing and customer demonstration in liaising with management

    ● Agreeing budgets, timescales and specifications with management

    ● Writing reports and documentation providing technical advice and updates

    ● Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

    Desired Characteristics:

    ● Effective technical skills

    ● Computer skills (Ms- Office)

    ● CAD Experience (Rhino, AutoCAD, TinkerCAD, SolidWorks etc.)

    ● The ability to work under pressure

    ● Problem-solving skills

    ● Creativity

    ● Great interpersonal skills

    ● Written and verbal communication

    ● Team working skills

    Job Specifications:

    ● Applicants should be Ugandans in possession of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Design Engineering from a recognized University/Institution.

    ● Age: 21 years and above

    ● Recent graduate from a recognized University

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; African Clean Energy Mechanical Engineering Officer Jobs in Uganda




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