Uganda Electricity Distribution Linesman Jobs

Uganda Electricity Distribution Linesman Jobs

Job Details

  • The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL) is a limited liability company incorporated in Uganda under the Companies Act.

  • UEDCL owns the 33KV and below voltage electricity distribution network and all the operational assets associated with the business currently leased to Umeme Ltd.

  • UEDCL monitors Umeme Ltd's investment, distributes power in eight (8) territories covering over 60 Districts operates the pole plant at Lugogo, and executes some of the rural electrification schemes on behalf of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.

    Job Purpose

  • To support the Technical assistant in: Connections,Power restorations, Network Expansion and Maintenance while paying strict attention to safety.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out construction of the distribution system extensions, development schemes and services in con formity with UEDCL.'s specifications and standards

  • Carry out installations and maintenance of overhead lines, switch gear, distribution transformers and under ground cables according to UEDCL standards.

  • Carry out line clearance as need arises

  • Account for materials issued for construction and main tenance works plus ensuring safe custody of tools.

  • Carry out connections of new customers (service connections and meter installations).

  • Assist in carrying out disconnections and reconnections as may
    be requested from time to time

  • Apply without exception safety measures per assignment while carrying out any duties.

  • Carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Technical Assistant.

    Required Qualifications

  • Certificate /Diploma in electrical engineering

    Job Education Requirements

  • Certificate /Diploma


  • Atleast Two (2) years post qualification experience in electical related industry.

    Work Hours

  • 8

    Job application procedure

  • All interested candidates who wish to join UEDCL in the aforementioned capacities are encouraged to visit our website at : select "Careers" to view thejob detail and follow the application instructions.

  • All candidates uploads should not exceed 1MB.

  • Please note that the deadline for receiving applications is Thursday 14 February 2020 at 5:00 pm

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