Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC) Process engineer Jobs

Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC) Process engineer Jobs

Job Purpose:

  • Provides Process Technical Expertise and Services Focused on

  • Enhancing the Safety, Reliability and Profitability of the Process Units.

    Specific Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Carry out process engineering design activities, following refinery standards and procedures to schedule and budget as advised by the project manager.

  • Develop, review, and take responsibility for the accuracy of detailed calculations, process engineering datasheets and drawings to specify the process engineering requirements.

  • Generating process design improvement projects for strategic and real business improvement.

  • Interfacing with Process Licensors for technical support.

  • Support value improving practices and capture ideas for review and development with the project team; promote continuous improvement throughout the project’s life cycle; including lessons learned.

  • Completing process hazard analysis and process safety management requirements, including the completion of action items.

  • Monitoring / evaluating unit performance and maintaining effective monitoring reports.

  • Troubleshooting operational and process quality problems.

  • Providing technical content for operating procedures.

  • Developing and monitoring key performance metrics for assigned units.

  • Providing guidance to operations consistent with environmental and operational requirements.

  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the supervisor.

    Qualifications and Attributes:

    • Undergraduate degree (Hons) in Chemical / Process / Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years’ direct process work experience in the refining, petrochemical and/or the chemical industry.

    • Operations or maintenance experience in a refinery, petrochemical or chemical environment would be an asset.

    • Experience with process simulation programs.

    • Computer proficient, including applications for word processing and spreadsheets.

    • Possess effective leadership, interpersonal and team player skills; the ability to work with and incorporate ideas of other organizations (i.e., health,
    safety, & environmental (HS&E), maintenance).

    • Encourages creativity, innovation, and continuous improvement.

    • Possess the ability to coordinate and provide leadership for multiple issues and prioritize them appropriately given HS&E concerns (i.e., compliance items), business, and personnel needs.

    • This position requires specialized engineering knowledge, applied to complex issues and problems.

  • May provide guidance and mentorship to junior engineers and technical staff. Viewed as site expert in an engineering field or discipline.

    • A self-starter with strong technical, interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.

    How to Apply

  • Electronically completed and signed Applications Forms together with certified copies of academic certificates should be addressed and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below by 17:00 hours (5:00pm EAT) not later than Friday, 5th March 2021.

  • Applications delivered through registered mail and courier will also be received.

  • Applications must include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.
    While we thank you for your interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

  • The Job Application Form can be downloaded from Careers on

    Online applications should be submitted to:


    P.O.BOX 36316

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