Laboratory Technician

at Nile Breweries
Location Jinja, Uganda
Date Posted September 10, 2019
Category Production / Manufacturing
Job Type Full-time
Currency UGX


Nile Breweries Limited, the leading beverage company in Uganda and subsidiary of ABInBev
the leading brewing group in the world seeks to recruit a highly motivated, results oriented
and dynamic candidate for the post below.

Our Africa zone dream is to be the most
aspirational company in Africa, one which grows a lot, is super-efficient, which everyone loves
to work for and, very importantly, makes a positive difference in society :-

Job Title:


  • Laboratory TechnicianJob Purpose
    To carry out sampling, sample preparation and analysis of raw materials, in-process samples
    of brewing product from Brew house, Yeast & Fermentation and Bright beer..Roles, Skills and Attributes Required:
  • Sampling is carried out as per manualised methods
  • Relevant apparatus, equipment and reagents are prepared as per manualised method
  • Analysis is performed using fundamental laboratory techniques and practices.
  • Accurate results generated, recorded and reported on time.
  • Carry out lab equipment maintained and calibration as per manualized methods.
  • Comply to company safety policy and procedure( Hazardous substance, PPE, MSDS,
    Safety incidents, lab safety rules)
  • Adhere to 5S and Housekeeping schedules
  • Conduct required and requested quality audits, completing the appropriate
    documentation and communicating the results
  • Coach, check, mentor and assist shift based production teams on problem solving and
    correct use of problem solving techniques.
  • Take part in regional and divisional process optimisation initiatives as requireCompetence Requirements
  • Education: Min – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience in FMCG industry
  • Must be hardworking,Honest and self-motivated
  • Must be dynamic & a good team Player
  • Excellent commitment to Occupational Safety & health, Environmental implications of
    the job
  • Understanding of process control within a brewing/process environment
  • Assertive and analytical
  • Knowledge in computer Excel, Power point Proactive
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Good understanding of the principles and practices of Manufacturing Excellence
  • The Company will offer a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidate.


Applying Instructions


Candidates that have relevant experience, know that they meet the above criteria and have what it takes to excel in the above position, should send their CVs, which should include details of an active e-mail address, current position, Certificate/testimonials and email/telephone contacts of three (3) referees to

Nile Breweries Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and we promote gender equality
in the company.


  • Indicate the position applied for as the subject of your email
  • Internal candidates should notify their line manager
  • All applications should be on mail.
  • People Business Partner / Supply Lead,
  • Nile Breweries Ltd, Jinja Plant,
  • P.O Box 762,
  • Jinja.


Popular Jobs