Uganda Electricity Generation Planner and Scheduler Jobs in Uganda

Uganda Electricity Generation Planner and Scheduler Jobs in Uganda

As UEGCL’s assets portfolio grows, the role will be responsible for the planning, design,
implementation and management of UEGCL’s core network and systems infrastructure to ensure
rightly sized, fit for purpose and technically compliant infrastructural solutions.

To prepare annual maintenance plans and maintain or update the maintenance plan and ensure execution of planned activities through production of periodic schedules for distribution to maintenance teams. Generally, the Planner is to improve work force productivity and work quality by anticipating and eliminating potential delays through planning and coordination of labour, parts and material, and equipment access.



  • Minimize downtime and interruptions to operations
  • Render better service to operations by performing most important jobs first (as
    determined by operations)
  • Apply technical and maintenance experience to analysis of each job
  • Provide orderly procedures for processing work to prevent work orders from getting

    Maintains accurate backlog status b).
    Reports completion promptly

  • Provide a single contact for all in-process, scheduled, and emergency work (area
    supervisor or functional supervisor)
  • Permit advanced determination of labor resources needed and time required to
    complete each job, which aids the maintenance supervisor in measuring the performance of his/her personnel
  • Allow elimination of delays due to waiting for information, materials, equipment, other
    skills, tool, etc.
  • Provide the cooperation necessary in connection with each job to do work as
    prescribed by operations
  • Provide a central source of information concerning maintenance work, equipment, and
    equipment repair
  • Provide special tool and equipment requirements
  • Reduce clerical work of the supervisor
  • Permit advance determination of the number of labor resources needed in a given area or
    location Management
  • Reduce total cost of maintenance while improving conditions of equipment and
    operating facilities
  • Permit accurate forecasting of labour and material needs
  • Permit immediate recognition of labour shortages and excesses
  • Enable management to level out peak workloads
  • Provide factual data required for evaluation of performance and corrective action as needed
  • Provide close and constant liaison between operations and maintenance through the
    maintenance scheduler
  • Provide a full day of productive work for each tradesperson and thus increase
    productivity through the elimination of delays
  • Permit more accurate collection and analysis of cost and assure an economic level of maintenance with less interruption of production.


  • An upper second Bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering, production engineering, manufacturing engineering or similar. Post graduate diplomas and certificates in other fields of engineering such as mechatronics, automation etc. is an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 3 (Three) years’ relevant experience of working in a similar position.
  • Related industrial/pupil engineering training in hydropower plants or related industry.
  • A minimum of 3 years working at a power plant, heavy manufacturing Industry, processing
    plant, a major repair workshop or similar work places are needed for this position.
  • Knowledge and experience in CMMS
  • Knowledge in planning and scheduling

    How to Apply

    The full job description details and requirements can be viewed on the UEGCL website and at the UEGCL Notice board, Block C, Plot 6-9,Victoria Office Park, Okot Close,Old Kiira Road, Bukoto. Interested persons should address their applications with copies of certified academic documents, professional qualifications and detailed Curriculum Vitae indicating two referees and their full addresses to:

    The Chief Human Resource Officer
    Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited
    Block C, Plot 6-9,
    Victoria Office Park,
    Okot Close, Bukoto
    P.O Box 75831, Kampala.

    Applications should be submitted electronically as one attachment only in portable documents format (pdf) indicating the position applied for in the subject line to email address:

    Please note:

    Only applications on-line will be considered.
    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    Shortlisted candidates wil be required to present original copies of certified academic documents during interviews.
    Applications without authentic academic transcripts will not be considered.
    UEGCL offers equal opportunities for both male and female applicants.

    The deadline for submission of application is 19th August 2019.

    For any inquiries please contact the Human Resource team on email: on phone: +256312 372 165.

    For more information and job application details, see; Uganda Electricity Generation Planner and Scheduler Jobs in Uganda

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