Mechanical Technician Jobs – Future Options Consulting Ltd

Job Title:     Mechanical
Organisation: Future
Options Consulting Ltd
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Future Options
Consulting Ltd is an online recruitment services which now seeks to recruit on
behalf of its valued Client. The client is one of the leading multinationals
companies in the gas and electricity sector with a global presence, operating
in 30 countries and with nearly 18 million customers. The Company’s fully owned
subsidiary in Uganda is focused on the operation, maintenance and management of
hydro-power stations. The Company requires competent individuals for various
positions for a hydro power plant in Achwa, near Gulu in Northern Uganda.
Job Summary:  The Mechanical Technician will primarily
maintain all the mechanical equipment in the power plant such as turbines,
pumps, valves, gates, fans etc.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Carry out mechanical maintenance and repair activities as directed
    by the Operations and Maintenance Engineer
  • Identify and address equipment malfunctions in mechanical equipment
    and systems, recommend corrective action, and on approval make repairs or
    facilitates improvements under the supervision of the Operations and
    Maintenance Engineer
  • Set up and operate machine tools to repair or reproduce machine
    parts and fittings, with reference to blueprints or defective parts.
  • Detect, analyze, propose and implement modifications in the
    facilities that improve the maintainability of the plant.
  • Interpret detailed engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Diagnose and repair faults on equipment, deal with new situations as
    they arise and pass on knowledge to others.
  • Carry out both installation repairs and planned preventative
  • Report on levels of nonstock items to relevant Operations and
    Maintenance Engineer
  • Report performance issues relating to mechanical services, and
    equipment to the Operations and Maintenance Engineer
  • Carry out safe isolation of mechanical equipment in cases of
  • Assist in the investigation of accidents and dangerous occurrences
    within the department.
  • Carry out all work in accordance to applicable procedures, technical
    instructions and safety standards.
  • Use all relevant tools, machinery and equipment to comply with current
    Health & Safety Legislation.
  • Fully understand all relevant general Health & Safety issues
    pertaining to the relevant trade discipline.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The Mechanical Technician must hold a Diploma in Electrical and/or
    Mechanical Engineering
  • Three years of experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated understanding of handing large mechanical equipment 
How to Apply:
All interested
candidates are invited to send their applications enclosing curriculum vitae,
academic and professional certificates along with the names and contacts of
three referees. Applications should be sent by post, courier, hand delivery or
e-mail to The Director Executive Recruitments, Future Options Consulting Ltd,
4th Floor, DTB Centre, Kampala Road, P.O. Box: 34934, Kampala, Uganda. Phone:
0393 265028/9, 0414-231204/6;
Email to: (Please include the title of the position for which you
are applying in the subject line of the email).
Deadline: 12th June 2018 by 5:00PM
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