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Lead Maintenance Technician

  • Vocational school
  • Electrical engineering
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Facilities Manager, the incumbent is responsible for the full range of installation, maintenance and repair of systems and equipment, and assigning in-house personnel to execute requirements based on evaluation. Position directly supervises three (3) employees - Chancery Plumber, Electrician, and HVAC Technician.

How to Apply: All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a Local Security Certification or Public Trust clearance.

  • All applications must be submitted online.
  • Applicants shall be required to register under the careers page for U.S. Embassy Kampala using the link below For further assistance call 0414306131
  • You will receive confirmation of registration and proceed to apply.
  • On completion of this process, you will receive an auto response via your email.


  1. Works with the Chancery Maintenance Supervisor and Facility Manager to direct, supervise or execute facility related work orders to include preventative maintenance, installation of new equipment or systems, and the repair of equipment.
  2. Consults with contractors regarding installation of or repair to equipment and systems supporting embassy infrastructure, utilities, associated equipment associated with primary and secondary equipment, electrical distribution systems, lighting systems, HVAC systems, fire alarm and fire suppression systems, plumbing systems, and security systems.
  3. Oversees personnel assigned to the management and maintenance of the building automation system (BAS), HVAC systems, plumbing systems, and preventative maintenance of the facility. Advises the Chancery Maintenance Supervisor on design
    specifications, material cost estimates and reviews drawings regarding aspects of the facility.
  4. Assumes the responsibility of all duties assigned to the Chancery Maintenance Supervisor in the event of his/her absence.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Uganda
Area of work: Electrical engineering
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Vocational school
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required skills: Electrical installation; People management; Electrical circuit technology (design, drawing); Equipment and tool maintenance; Safety systems
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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