Several Development Engineer Job Vacancies – Uganda Airlines

Engineer (Several Job Vacancies)

Organisation: Uganda

Duty Station: Entebbe
International Airport, Uganda

About US:

Uganda Airlines is
the National Carrier of the Republic of Uganda based at Entebbe International
Airport. It is headquartered in Entebbe, Wakiso District, Uganda, and operates
from its hub in Entebbe International Airport. 

Job Summary:    The Development Engineer will ensure that
the daily performance of the engines is monitored and advice is given to his
line manager and the maintenance teams on any troubleshooting covering the
power plant and related systems. In addition, they shall be the primary source
of all reliability programme management issues related to the whole fleet.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Keenly monitor alert levels and ensuring early identification and
    prevention of systems and components malfunctions;
  • Monitor actions and follow-ups for systems/power plants/PIREPS to
    ensure scheduled Aircraft operations are not prejudiced
  • Monitor maintenance reliability of aircraft and components,
    compiling reliability data as required;
  • Distributing reliability reports to assist in internal organization
    and decision-making processes in relation to troubleshooting and
    calculation of inventory control economic order quantities;
  • Recommend time adjustment intervals for scheduled engine maintenance
    requirements. Recommend and coordinate immediate corrective actions on
    critical failures in which loss of functions could affect the
    airworthiness of the aircraft;
  • Recommend and coordinate appropriate corrective action to restore
    performance to an acceptable level in cases where a deviation from the
    performance standard is indicated.
  • Ensure that updated and approved documentation is used in the
    maintenance works performed on the Engines and APU
  • To propose modifications that would improve the overall reliability
    and safety of the aircraft.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate for the Uganda Airlines Development Engineer job
    placement must hold a Bachelor of Science degree from a recognized
    university majoring in Electrical & Electronics Engineering,
    Mechanical Engineering or Aeronautical Engineering (Aeronautics).
  • An equivalent qualification from a recognized aviation maintenance
    training school
  • Equivalent working experience of at least one year in Aircraft
    engineering and maintenance organization.
  • Skills in the use of computer applications, Ms. Word, PowerPoint,
    will be an added advantage.
  • Evidence of high levels of analytical skills will be an added
  • Customer focused and hospitable.
  • Integrity.
  • Team player.
  • Proactive/results orientated.
  • Warm, friendly, pleasant and presentable.
  • Good communication and intrapersonal skills.
  • Resilient.
  • Self-motivated.

How to Apply:

Application letters,
complete with Curriculum Vitae giving two (2) referees, and copies of academic
and professional certificates with one passport size photograph (one full size
photograph for Cabin Crew applicants) should be submitted online, Click
 or by post quoting the Job Reference number accordingly.

Applications should
be addressed to:

The Manager – Human

Uganda National
Airlines Company Ltd.

P.O. Box 431,
Entebbe, Uganda.

Deadline: 8th June 2019

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