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Senior Agricultural Engineer -Wakiso District

Salary rangeConfidential | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

Reference Number: WKS/DSC/2/2020/19
Job Application Procedure
Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the following vacant posts which exist in Wakiso District Local Government and specified Municipal Councils. Applications on PSF 3 or ESC form for Teachers, should be addressed and submitted to the Secretary, District Service Commission – Wakiso P.O. Box 7218 Kampala or [email protected] not later than 12/12/2020. Women and Persons with Special needs are encouraged to apply.
Strictly observe the following:
1. For those already in service, applying for senior positions, PSF 3 should be routed through your respective Responsible Officer who should observe the closing date
2. Applications must bear the title of the post applied for as well as the reference number.
3. PHOTOSTAT copies of academic certificates and transcripts fully certified by the awarding institution must be attached to the applications.
4. Photocopy of your National ID.
5. Introduction letter from LC 1 WKS/ DSC/2/2020/6,7,25/26
6. Day time telephone contact numbers/Email address should be clearly indicated
7. Age limit: 49 yrs for entry Jobs.
Job purpose:
To implement strategies, programmes, and plans for sustainable utilization of agricultural engineering technologies.
Qualifications:
Honors Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Engineering or Mechanical Engineering plus a minimum of a postgraduate Diploma in Agriculture, Farm Planning from a recognized Institution.

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Responsibilities

i. Providing advice on agricultural technology transfer and adaptability in areas of soil and water conservation, agricultural engineering, water harvesting and irrigation;
ii. Initiating and developing Systems for suitable utilization of land;
iii. Developing strategies for utilization and engineering technologies which enhance land and water productivity;
iv. Supporting and developing mechanisms/systems for integrated, improved land, soil and water management and irrigation;
v. Compiling and analyzing District data on land use, soil conservation, farming systems and irrigation potential;
vi. Establishing linkages with research for securing and adapting appropriate technology;
vii. Rendering advice to the district staff on recent development in water harvesting and management of fragile soil;
viii. Streamlining methods for integrated management of land, soil and water;
ix. Publishing Information on productive land use, soil conservation and farming systems; and
x. Strengthening partnerships with relevant education institutions, industry and other stakeholders.

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 2 years
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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