Uganda Electricity Generation Shift Assistants Jobs in Uganda

Uganda Electricity Generation Shift Assistants 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 oversee plant operations; start-up, loading and shutdown generations units to maintain production according to requirements from the Dispatch Engineers while observing plant technical limits and safety of plant and equipment.


  • Control of Active and Reactive Power, control of Voltage, current, generator winding
    temperature, turbine and generator bearing temperatures etc.
  • Responsible for Start, Run, Synchronize, Load, shutdown of turbine generators as per
    instructions of the Shift Charge Engineer.
  • Monitor Plant operation at all times and incase of System disturbance, normalize the
    system through safe and accepted switching procedures.
  • Monitor and record meter and instrument readings in the control room and other
    equipment’s as required.
  • Performs all switching that can be done from control room and instruct the plant attendant if any to carry out switching in the power house according to his instructions.
  • Monitor and Report alarms, trips, faults, abnormalities as they are picked up by the
    control room computers or the station and remote automated signalization
  • To monitor and Record instrument indications at requisite intervals or as they bring in alarms


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Electronic engineering or equivalent from a recognized Institution of higher learning.
  • Minimum of 2 (two) years’ relevant experience of working in a similar position.

    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 Shift Assistants Jobs in Uganda

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