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30 No Experience Graduate Trainee Job Opportunities - Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)


Organisation: Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)
Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda
Job Ref: CAA/ADV/EXT/10/2018
Reports to: Manager Air Traffic Management, Manager Aeronautical Information Management, Manager Aerodrome Maintenance, Manager Flight Safety Standards, Manager Air Navigation Services and Aerodromes or Manager Aerodrome Engineering Planning and Development

About US:
Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is a corporate body responsible tor regulation of civil aviation in Uganda. It manages Entebbe international Airport (EIA) and thirteen (13) other upcountry aerodromes. CAA carries out its work in conformity with international Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs).

Job Summary:  The Graduate Trainee will acquire the rare professional and technical skills in the various fields within the Aviation Industry. This will include Project management, Maintenance/installation, Planning and Documentation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • The Graduate Trainee will acquaint self with the operations of ICAO, the Uganda CAA and the Directorates of Air Navigation Services, Airports & Aviation Security and Safety, Security & Economic Regulation.
  • Actively participate in the implementation of ICAO Annex requirements.
  • The jobholder will be deployed in various areas including:-a) Communication, Navigation and surveillance (CNS) b) Air Traffic Management (ATM), c) Electrical & Electronics, d) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering e) Flight Operations and f) Aerodrome Civil and Electrical system units of Civil Aviation Authority-Uganda. NB: Applicants should indicate their areas of preference.
  • The Trainee will participate in a 24 Hour (7 days shift) at Entebbe and other Upcountry Aerodromes like Gulu, Soroti, Arua and Mbarara, among others.
  • Perform any other duty related training as assigned by the immediate supervisor and/or Management from time to time.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Graduate Trainee must hold an honors Bachelor of Science degree from a recognized university majoring in any of the following disciplines; Civil Engineering,  Electrical & Electronics Engineering,  Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering (Aeronautics), Telecommunications, Computer Engineering, Mathematics and Physics.
  • Applicants who possess a Pilot’s License or an Aircraft Maintenance License will be at an added advantage
  • Prior working experience is not an essential requirement though desirable.
  • Ready to accept posting to any upcountry aerodrome as and when required.
  • Ready to undergo medical examination.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their hand-written applications with detailed CV and copies of academic certificates and transcripts with the Job reference number clearly marked at the top left hand corner of the envelope should be sent to the address below, before close of business on. Please indicate your (day time) phone contact.

Address to:

The Director Human Resource and Administration,
Civil Aviation Authority (Head Office),
Entebbe International Airport,
P.O. Box 5536 Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 16th November 2018

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