Fresher Electrician Jobs – Nation Media Group (NMG)

Job Title:   Electrician  

Organisation: Nation Media Group (NMG)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Production Manager


About Organisation:

The Nation Media Group is the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa with operations in print, broadcast and digital media, which attract and serve unparalleled audiences in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. Nation Media Group is Uganda’s most influential media house, operating the Daily Monitor. Saturday Monitor and Sunday Monitor newspapers, 93.3 KFM, 90.4 Dembe FM, NTV Uganda, Spark TV, Nation Courier Service and the Monitor Business Directory.


Job Summary:  The Electrician will maintain the press and auxiliary equipment in the plant, install and commission new equipment and supervise service level providers.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan production maintenance for weekly, monthly. bi-monthly, quarterly, half-yearly and yearly maintenance tasks.
  • Ensure that all the tasks specified by the planner are carried out on due dates in accordance with the approved procedures.
  • Supervises service level providers to carry out
  • proper maintenance on equipment when due.
  • Attends to breakdowns promptly during production and solves problems within the shortest time possible.
  • Installs and commissions new equipment including hardware and software.
  • Counter checks the work assigned to Electrical Technician to ensure thoroughness.
  • Ensure the use of quality work practices.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Academic: Basic University degree in Electrical /Electronic Engineering
  • Professional: Engineer registration board certificate
  • Experience: At least 2 years working experience
  • Very strong drive for results
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to follow through and close issues
  • Willing to work long hours
  • Planning and organization skills


How to Apply:

If you believe that you are our ideal candidate, please submit your application, detailed CV and academic documents with a daytime telephone number, quoting the position you have applied for in the subject line to the HR Manager-NMGU, Monitor Publications Limited, 8th Street, Industrial Area, Namuwongo at


NB: Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Deadline: 23rd June 2024


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Date Posted 2024-06-14T02:42
Valid Through 2024-06-24T00:00
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Nation Media Group (NMG)
Job Location Kampala, Kampala, Kampala , 0256, Uganda

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