UN No Qualification Jobs – Helpers – United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)


Organization: United
Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

Duty Station: 
Mbarara, Uganda

Grade: SSA1

Reports to: Administration

About US:

The UN World Food
Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency against world hunger. It
is the largest and longest serving humanitarian agency in Uganda. Currently WFP
focuses on three priority areas: Saving lives in Emergencies; Building
Resilience through Predictable Safety Nets; Improving Nutrition &
Mother-and Child Health; and Supporting Small Holder Farmers to Access Markets.
WFP has operations in various parts of the Country.

Job Summary: 
The Helper will support site maintenance services in providing cleaning,
laundry, basic garden maintenance, porter duties and other related manual work,
to ensure WFP premises are well-organised, kept in a clean & hygienic
condition and are in compliance with the established standards.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Perform basic maintenance of outdoor/indoor environments, to keep
    them clean, well-organised and in a good condition.
  • Provide support in loading/offloading and moving office equipment,
    furniture, baggage and other items for efficient site maintenance
  • Support preparation and delivery of food and beverages, arrange for
    basic refurbishment and maintenance of kitchen area and equipment to
    facilitate efficient service.
  • Provide laundry services including basic maintenance of related
    equipment, to ensure that WFP office and guesthouse items are clean.
  • Provide efficient cleaning services including kitchens and toilets
    to ensure clean, hygienic and well-organised working environment.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate for the United Nations UN World Food Programme
    (WFP) Helper job placement should have no specific requirements.
    Completion of secondary school education is an advantage.
  • One year or more of related work experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of basic equipment and use of cleaning
  • Ability to operate and maintain equipment and supplies related to
    work in a good working condition.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions and meet the deadlines.
  • High sense of responsibility and initiative.
  • Punctuality, honesty and integrity.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Language:
    Intermediate knowledge (level B) of the UN language in use at the duty
    station and fluency (level C) in the duty station’s language, if

 NB: Female
applicants and qualified applicants from developing countries are especially
encouraged to apply

How to Apply:

All candidates who
desire to join the United Nations World Food Programme are encouraged to submit
their applications online at the link below.


Deadline: 21st July 2019

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