Senior Technician –Electrical

at Kabale University (KAB)
Location Kabaale, Uganda
Date Posted November 16, 2022
Category Electrician
Job Type Full-time
Currency UGX


Kabale University is a Public University pursuant to Statutory Instrument No. 36 of 16th July 2015 under The Universities and other Tertiary Institutions Act 2001 (as amended). Applications are invited from suitably qualified and interested candidates for the following posts that exist at Kabale University.


Salary Scale:         M11NTSc    

Serial. No.               :         EXT AD 26/3/2022

Responsible to:         Principal Technician/ Electrical and Electronics

Responsible for:         Technician Electrical


  • To carry out routine installation and maintenance of electrical equipment and fixtures.


  • Implements routine electrical installations in accordance with planned schematic layout and specifications.
  • Conducts routine and preventive maintenance of electrical fittings.
  • Monitors electricity supply and distribution and ensures the availability and balanced load at all times.
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning electrical systems, equipment and components to identify and rectify problems.
  • Carries our routine inspection of electrical systems, equipment and components to establish compliance with established safety standards and regulations.
  • Prepares preliminary sketches and cost estimates for routine electrical works.
  • Supports the upgrade or refurbishment of University electrical systems.
  • Maintains safe custody of allocated work tools.
  • Reports complicated electrical problems to the Supervisor for necessary action.


  • Should have a Diploma in Electrical Engineering.
  • Should possess an experience of at least three (3) years’ in electrical work in a reputable institution.
  • Should have good interpersonal relationship and training skills.
  • Should have integrity and be dependable.
  • Should have good report writing skills.
  • Should be registered with a professional organization where required.

Applying Instructions

Suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications in sealed envelopes clearly indicating the position applied for and serial number to the address below, including an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, copies of Certified Transcripts and Certificates, Postal and Telephone Contacts, Names and Telephone Contacts of three referees:

Applications should reach the University through the following address

University Secretary,
Kabale University,
Kikungiri Campus,
P.O Box 317,


Kabale University Kampala Liaison Office,
3rd Floor, Reev House, Plot 515,
Bombo Road, Wandegeya -Kampala.


  • Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.
  • Applicants shall be subjected to background check.

Kabale University is an Equal Opportunities Organization

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