Forestry Officer - Kalaki District
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
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REF: DSC/KALA/156/06/04/2020Job purpose:
Applications are invited from the suitable qualified Ugandans to fill the under listed vacant posts that exist in Kalaki District Local Government. Application forms (PSC Form 3, revised 2008) to be completed in triplicate (Original handwriting) and the forms are obtainable from all Secretaries District Service Commission countrywide or Secretary Public Service Commission (PSC). Serving Officers must route their applications through their heads of departments who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delay. Only Certified photocopies of Academic Certificates, Transcripts, National Identity card and other relevant documents as well as 3 recent passport size photographs and day time telephone contact should accompany each application form.
Application should be submitted in triplicate to the Office of Chief Administrative Officer Kalaki, P. O. Box 722, Soroti not later than 6th March 2020.
Late applications will not be considered and only successful applicants will be contacted
To support the implementation of forestry conservation programmes in the District. Qualifications:
An Honors Bachelors’ of Science Degree in Forestry from a recognized Institution
i. Providing technical support to the wood based industries in the District;
ii. Providing forest extension services to farm and plantation developers;
iii. Supporting the development of ecotourism;
iv. Collecting revenue from harvested forest products and depositing it with relevant accounts;
v. Sensitizing communities about the benefits of sustainable exploitation of forest resources;
vi. Identifying degraded natural forests and supervising enrichment planting;
vii. Enforcing the observance of National Forestry and Tree planting Act 2003;
viii. Supervising and appraising the performance staff of the Forestry Office; Required education
ix. Participating in the planning and budgeting for forest management programmes and activities;
x. Compiling reports on forestry exploitation and conservation activities.
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)