Uganda National Bureau of Standards - Senior Legal Metrologist Jobs

Uganda National Bureau of Standards - Senior Legal Metrologist Jobs

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of
Trade Industry and Cooperatives responsible for standardization, Quality Assurance,
Metrology and Laboratory Testing (SQMT) with the objective of facilitating fair trade,
promoting local industries and Consumer protection.

UNBS is looking for highly motivated candidates, result-oriented and qualified professionals with integrity for employment on a three-year renewable contract depending on satisfactory performance to fill the posts below;

  • Senior Legal Metrologist

    Reporting to the Principal Legal Metrologist, the successful candidate shall be required to
    perform the following duties;

  • Develop and monitor implementation of programs for the verification of weights and
    measures or volume and flow.
  • Monitor the measurement traceability of working standards of the section.
  • Provide direction and guidance to Legal Metrologists in verification of weights and
    measures or volume and flow activities
  • Prepare investigations for filing with the Resident State Attorney
  • Provide technical support, sensitization and guidance to traders and all
    stakeholders in line with verification requirements.
  • Develop and maintain data base for all verifiable weights and measures or volume
    and flow activities.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports

  • Possession of at least a post graduate qualification in Physics or Mechanical
    Engineering or any other engineering qualification from a recognized
  • Possession of Honours degree in Physics or Mechanical Engineering from a
    recognized University/Institution
  • Must have at least 5 years of prior experience in Standards, Quality Assurance, or
    quality control, Standards Development or Laboratory Testing
  • Certificate in Investigations and prosecution as
    an added advantage
  • Training in ISO 9001 is an added advantage
  • Hands-on supervisory competencies with capacity to multi-task and deliver results
    efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Age: Between 30 and 45 years

    The successful candidate must have a high level of integrity and professionalism,
    Communication, Teamwork and Analytical skills and needs to be a team player, an
    excellent communicator with good oral communication and presentation skills.

    How to Apply

  • Interested persons with the requirements are encouraged to apply online
  • Use your email address for registration
  • Fill in all tabs as per the application as required
  • Attach your updated CV with mobile telephone numbers indicated, copies of
    academic qualifications and national identity card under the tab for documents
  • Complete your application by clicking ‘submit application’
  • No hand delivered applications will be received
  • Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • UNBS does not request for any payments at any stage of recruitment and review
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  • Apply by 17th May 2019
  • For more information and job application details, see; Uganda National Bureau of Standards - Senior Legal Metrologist Jobs

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