Fresher Junior Projects Engineer – Civil Job Careers – Hima Cement

Organization: Hima
Duty Station:
Reports to:
Projects and New Works Manager
About US:
Hima Cement, a
member of LafargeHolcim is a leading global manufacturer of building materials
is a cement manufacturer in Uganda. Hima Cement Limited is the second-largest
manufacturer of cement in Uganda, producing an estimated 850,000 metric tonnes
annually. The leading cement manufacturer in the country, Tororo Cement
Limited, has a production capacity of over 1 million metric tonnes annually.
Job Summary: The
Junior Projects Engineer – Civil will provide assistance to ongoing project
works in terms of technical capability, administrative support, ensuring that
standard materials are being used, and a safe working environment.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Undertake risk assessments and ensure safety at the workplace.
  • Bring any risks to the attention of the company management and if
    necessary halt work until it is safe to work.
  • Ensure that all the paperwork is available, reviewed and understood
    before setting out to site.
  • Complete all the necessary job assessments, permits, time sheets and
    other documentation as required.
  • Assist the Project Engineer from time-to-time to determine the scope
    of projects and designs in line with LafargeHoicim design criteria,
    support the process of selection and project feasibility analysis.
  • Identify and address any changes to scope, investigate the problem
    and provide engineering solutions to support the planning and execution
    stages of projects.
  • Site walk-through and planning for installation process.
  • Record any changes to scope and “as build” drawings as agreed by
    line manager.
  • On-sight installation supervision/management.
  • Perform any other duty as may be assigned from time-to-time by the
    line manager.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The Hima Cement Junior Projects Engineer – Civil must be a Graduate
    with a BSC in Civil Engineering.
  • At least two years’ working experience in a construction
  • Knowledge of safety procedures and standards.
  • Knowledge of project management techniques.
  • Technical knowledge of civil construction projects.
  • Proficient in project scheduling software such as Microsoft Project
    or Primavera.
  • Basic computer knowledge with applications like AUTOCAD, SolidWorks,
    MS Excel,
  • Word and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend drawings and plans.
  • Quick decision making skills and ability to solve problems
  • Highly organised and must be attentive to details, accuracy and
  • Self-starter with ability to learn quickly.
  • Proactive not reactive.
  • Good listening and verbal communication acumen.
  • Foster team spirit, disciplined and respectable before team.
  • Loyalty and respect for the organization.
  • Anticipation/Initiative.
  • Result oriented. 
How to Apply:
All candidates for
the Hima Cement should apply online to:
Please indicate the title of the job in the subject line and attach an updated
CV and cover letter.
Deadline: 18th May 2018
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