Several Fresher Weighbridge Operator / Technician Jobs – Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)

Organisation: Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Reports to: Weighbridge Controller

About UNRA:
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 Weighbridge Operator will be responsible for
weighing vehicle Axle and 
weights by use of weighbridge equipment. The Operator will also be responsible
for ensuring full time functionality of weigh scales, maintaining cleanness
around the weighbridge and especially the gaps between the weighing platform
and the foundation for accurate weighing, reporting any malfunction immediately
it is noted as per the procedure, that overloaded trucks are offloaded and

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manage Weighbridge operations in line with
    the agreed guidelines;
  • Maintain operational health and safety
  • Ensure that heavy vehicles comply to the load
  • Ensure that all the weighing bridge
    calibrations are up to date;
  • Screen and weigh vehicles and calculate
    overloads and implement the procedures for overloaded vehicles;
  • Issue fines to vehicles that exceed maximums on
    axles, axle combinations and total vehicle loads;
  • Actively participate in stakeholder
    engagement/ training and manage client relations;
  • Prepare and submit daily reports on weighbridge
    operations and submit to the weighbridge controller.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Weighbridge

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the UNRA Weighbridge
    Operator job vacancy should hold an Honor’s Bachelor’s Degree Mechanical
    Engineering, Civil Engineering Economics, Social Sciences, Business
    Administration, Management, ICT or any other relevant degree;
  • Relevant experience will be an added advantage
  • Computer literacy skills
  • High degree of integrity;
  • Ability to work as part of a team and to
    develop subordinates;
  • Excellent interpersonal, particularly
    staff/management relation skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication

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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