Dispatch Engineer - Reconciliation, Reports & Outage job at Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (Uetcl)

Vacancy title:
Dispatch Engineer - Reconciliation, Reports & Outage

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Science & Engineering ]

Jobs at:

Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (Uetcl)

Deadline of this Job:
07 July 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, June 23, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Responsible for preparing power system operational reports for production, demand and outages; and monitor and report on production performance of generators, distributors and other customers at the UETCL National control Center.


Assists the senior dispatch engineer to ensure outages during heavy loading conditions on a constrained path are coordinated to minimize curtailments during the peak transmission usage period of the day.
Tracks and reports Outage Coordination against applicable performance indicators, UETCL targets and goals
Lead and facilitate the Continuous Outage Analysis (COA) which ensures outage needs are coordinated as far in advance as possible and are managed to specific criteria to allow them to proceed
Prepare/compilation of demand and outage statistics
Carry out generation and supplies reconciliations
Production of system operations reports, prepare quality assurance reports and carry out Power System incident investigations
Monitor operational compliance in respect to the relevant agreements and regulations
Control, monitor, operate and dispatch UETCL’s Power Administration system
Monitors, control, and/or operate remote substation facilities using SCADA equipment.
Any other duties as may be assigned.

The desired person should have the following essential requirements.

• A bachelors’ degree with honours in Electrical engineering or related field from a recognized institution.
• A minimum of 2 years’ experience in power systems control operations
• Communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Team player
• Leadership and supervisory skills
• Customer relations skills
• Computer skills including good command of Microsoft application tools.
• Report writing skills
• Planning and organization skills
• Analytical skills.

The holder of this position will be offered a contract subject to the Ministry of Public Service Guidelines on the rationalization Exercise of Government Institutions.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

If your qualifications and experience match the requirements for any of the roles, please complete and submit your application via the following link: Application Form for UETCL Staff Recruitment. All applications must be submitted via the online application form at the link above.

Closing date for receipt of applications will be July 7, 2023.
All applications will be selected on merit and only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. For any questions regarding the application process please contact the Executive Selection Division (ESD), KPMG on +256 312 170080 or +256 312 170081 or via ug-fmesd@kpmg.com

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Job Info
Job Category: Engineering jobs in Uganda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 07 July 2023
Duty Station: Kampala
Posted: 23-06-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 23-06-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 23-06-2067
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