3 Oil Construction Jobs – Bankman/Signalman – Sinopec (Uganda)

Job Title:   Bankman/Signalman (3 Oil & Gas Construction Jobs)

Organisation: Sinopec (Uganda)

Work Location: Tilenga Project Site(s)

On-boarding Date: June 2022


About US:

Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation (Sinopec Service) is a fully owned subsidiary of Sinopec Group, which ranks No. 2 in Global Fortune 500 in 2020. Sinopec Service is engaged in the provision of all project phases service for various sectors, including oil & gas, power, buildings, roads and bridges etc. We are looking for Construction and Project support personnel.


Job Summary:  The Bankman/signalman will be responsible for providing support and relaying direction for the movement of vehicles and crane operator on or around a site.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Attaching and detaching load to be moved
  • Direct the crane operators on load to be lifted
  • Ensuring load is safely secured (slung) before it is lifted
  • Ensuring no overhead infringements during lifting
  • Relaying directions to the crane operator for the movement of the load to its landing location
  • Guiding the crane operator on crane movements during reversing and tight maneuvers
  • Guiding the crane operator to the correct location
  • Directing movement of trucks within the yard to loading and offloading locations.
  • Opening twist locks on arriving container wagons
  • Closing twist locks on container wagons loaded in the yard.
  • Recording details of commercial activities involving the crane e.g. container shifting, transshipments.
  • Any other relevant duties as may be allocated from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Certificate in construction management or related field will be an added advantage
  • Minimum UCE/Form 4 certificate
  • Three years of work experience in working in the construction industry
  • Technical know-how on construction machines
  • Strong communication skills


How to Apply:

All candidates should merge their applications into one single pdf document to hrsinopec.ug@outlook.com with file name format as “position+major+name”. Only candidates who been deemed to have fully met the requirements of the roles will be contacted for interviews.


NB: If you have not been contacted directly within two weeks of your application, then you have not been successful. In support of our commitment to the development of the local community, Ugandan national applicants will be given priority.


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