Several Cadastral Surveyor Career Opportunities – Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)

Organisation: Uganda
National Roads Authority (UNRA)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head
Land Acquisition

About UNRA:
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) was
established by an Act of Parliament; The Uganda National Authority Act, No.
15 of 2006. UNRA became operational on 1st July 2008.  The mandate of UNRA is to develop and
maintain the national roads network, advise Government on general roads
policy and contribute to addressing of transport concerns, among others.

Job Summary: The
Cadastral Surveyor will be responsible for accurately defining property
boundaries and this will include
re-establishing boundaries or creating new boundaries as part of the Land
acquisition and subdivision process.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Conduct cadastral /boundary
    surveys and prepare strip map/cadastral layout based on the final
    approved engineering design;
  • Render support in the resettlement
    action plan verification team to ascertain correct routes before
    compensation can be effected;
  • Actively participate in the
    establishment and update of a Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
    database on Project affected persons along all national road corridors;
  • Take part in the payment process
    for compensation and expropriation of land in line with land
    compensation policy and procedures;
  • Participate in UNRA process of
    clearing the right of way which involves vacation, demolition and
    takeover of compensated properties in line with policy, procedures and
    the law;
  • Assess and value injurious
    effects during or after construction;
  • Investigate and report
    encroachment on land boundaries.
  • Perform any other duties as
    assigned by the Head Land Acquisition

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant for the UNRA
    Cadastral Surveyor job vacancy should hold an Honors Degree in Land
    Surveying or related field;
  • Possession of a Master’s Degree
    in related field is an added advantage;
  • Membership to a professional body
    is an added advantage;
  • At least three years’ experience
    in Land Surveying/Cadastral Surveying
  • and resettlement;
  • Demonstrated working experience
    in managing an organization/business unit with diverse professions.
  • High degree of integrity;
  • Excellent track record of
    outstanding performance;
  • Ability to work as part of a
  • Excellent oral and written
    communication skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal,
    particularly staff/management relation skills
  • Ability to deliver accurate
    results in a timely manner and in an environment with multiple and
    challenging tasks.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications online at the link belowPlease follow the instructions at the link below. 

Click Here (Read Instructions) -> Register (Click Here) -> Application 

Deadline: 14th October 2016 

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