10 Highways Engineer jobs at National Housing and Construction Company Limited

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Vacancy title:
10 Highways Engineer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Construction , Category: Science & Engineering ]

Jobs at:

National Housing and Construction Company Limited

Deadline of this Job:
14 April 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, March 25, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

National Housing and Construction Company Limited is Uganda’s Leading Real Estate Developer with fifty-seven (57) years of experience in developing, building and managing housing Estates for sell or let at economic rates. The Company, seeks to strategically place itself as the lead National Company in infrastructure development with a view of being a major player in the realization of the National Strategic development goals and strategies thereof.
National Housing has synchronized various productive Strategic Partnerships and engagements with focus on enhancing infrastructure development in the country and strengthened its capacity as a Construction Company so as to broaden its range of services within the infrastructure development arena.
Accordingly, through various strategic collaborative partnerships and with support from different stakeholders within the industry, National Housing will over the next five (5) years look to grow its portfolio to a Class- A Contractor so as to broaden its range of services within the infrastructure development arena and place itself as a major player in Public Infrastructure development.
The Company, now seeks to recruit and create talented and sustainable Human Resource Pool of Professionals, with high levels of Integrity, dedication and commitment, geared towards driving the Company generated business, both in the short and long term. The staff will work as part of an exciting team with a vision of becoming better professionals and execute the Company’s mandate. The successful candidates will be engaged as and when the respective projects are rolled out.
Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following Positions;

Post: Highways Engineer
No. of Vacancies: Ten (10) Vacancies

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

a) Review of Construction documents to ensure adequacy for the prevailing site conditions
b) Supervise and guide the Construction teams on road surveys, construction of pavement structure, measuring of quantities and management of site operations.
c) Review alignment and geometric studies and designs to ensure best fit for the site
d) Plan and monitor road safety features during construction.
e) Propose and prepare measures for traffic diversion and ensure traffic management measures do not compromise safety of road users.
f) Prepare alignment and geometric designs where Contractor designs are provided for by the construction Contract

Minimum Qualification and Experience:
a) Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or closely related filed from a recognized University/Institution
b) Possession of Post Graduate training in Highways Engineering shall be an added advantage
c) Seven (7) years of specific experience in road and Bridge Construction works of which Three (3) years should be as a highway Engineer on a road construction project (Bitumen Standard) or similar position in a reputable organization
d) Registered with the relevant professional body as a Must

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Applications indicating the position being applied for and accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of Academic certificates, evidence of relevant working experience & contacts of three (3) Professional referees should be addressed and delivered to;

The Chief Human Resource Officer,
National Housing & Construction Company Limited,
Plot 5, 7th Street,
Industrial Area,
P.O. BOX 659,
Kampala, Uganda.

Submit an online application to: Email address; [email protected] . (All applications via email must be sent as one document not more than 10 mbs)

Deadline for submission is Thursday, 14th April, 2022 by 4:30Pm. (East African Time)
Please note that only short listed candidates shall be contacted.