UNMA Senior Technician Jobs in Uganda

UNMA Senior Technician Jobs in Uganda


  • Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) is a statutory body established by UNMA Act, 2012. The Act empowers UNMA to provide for the control and development of technically sound and scientific meteorological services in Uganda.

  • The Authority seeks to recruit competent and well-motivated Ugandans to fill the vacant positions of;

    Senior Technician

    Job Purpose

  • To ensure smooth operations of all Telecommunications Infrastructure of UNMA.

    Key Results

  • Inventory of equipment

  • Maintenance Programme for all UNMA equipment.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Makes certain that the maintenance and operation of all Electro-mechanical and Electronic systems at the Authority infrastructures are supportive of the operations of UNMA;

  • Monitors, reviews and reports on the activities of service providers and contractors hired by UNMA for electrical and electronic contracts' works and services;

  • Ensures that electrical safety codes and other associate regulations are in place and adhered to;

  • Prepares regular operational status reports on the electro-mechanical and electronic systems and security in line with the UNMA mission; and

  • Supervises and appraises Technicians in his/her section

  • Prepares work plans and maintains schedules of all instruments and electronic installations.

  • Ensures maintenance of a log book for all equipment and activities undertaken by the technical section with regard to repairs and maintenance.

  • Responsible for planning on job training for junior officers and
    users of equipment and services.

  • Oversees the implementation of the design and modification of instruments according to agreed specification and requirements.

  • Supervises the maintenance of regular equipment service requirements.

  • Oversees day to day operations of all workshops and log book for repair tools and kit

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

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Higher Diploma in Engineering, preferably in Electronics, Electrical and Mechanical from a recognized institution.

  • A Bachelors in Telecommunications, Electricals or Electronic engineering is an added advantage

  • At least 4 years’ experience in a reputable organization.

  • Age 30 years and above

    Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Good knowledge of GSM Microwave systems

  • Ability to diagnose and trouble shoot faults in electro-mechanical systems

  • Team player

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; UNMA Senior Technician Jobs in Uganda


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