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Enhance your personal brand by working with African`s leading Forestry Company.

Job Vacancy - Electrician

Busoga Forestry Company (BFC) Ltd. is a commercial forestry plantation company and a subsidiary of Green Resources AS (GRAS) of Norway, Africa’s leading Forestation Company and a leader in East African wood processing. GRAS owns over 44,000ha of standing forest in Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda, established through its own planting activities. It also operates East Africa’s largest sawmill in Tanzania, transmission pole treatment and charcoal plants in, Tanzania and Uganda.

BFC, under the 49-year renewable tree planting licenses, has established forest plantations on 4,610 ha in Bukaleba CFR and 1,989 ha in Kachung CFR in Mayuge and Dokolo districts respectively. The company uses wood from existing and new plantations to produce high-value-added products based on the needs of its customers. BFC follows the highest corporate social & environmental standards as well as standards for responsible forest management.

Mission: To become Africa’s leading forestation, carbon offset and wood products company for the benefit of our stakeholders.

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Vacant Positions

No. of Vacancies

1

Electrician – Kasali Station

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Basic Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent.
  • Supervisory experience in industrial & electrical engineering.
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a highly demanding environment.
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to plan resources and activities in order to ensure timely and efficient service delivery.

Application procedure:

Candidates who have the necessary relevant qualifications, skills and competencies should apply by sending a cover letter, detailed CV, names and addresses of three referees, via email to: hruganda@greenresources.no not later than July 20th, 2018.

BFC is an equal opportunity employer with no consideration of gender, race, religion, age, disability or geographic origin. Please note that canvassing and lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Professional Training
BFC offers a number of opportunities that provide learning and capacity building for graduate students and junior professionals.

Trainings and Internships
Our internships seek candidates in the following fields; Forestry, Engineering, Business Administration, Economics, Finance and Accounts, Social Sciences, Human Resources, Mass Communications, Procurement as well as other related fields.

Successful interns are posted to any of our operational Areas in Kachung, Bukaleba & Masese.

Trainee/ Internship Intakes
June Intake :             The application period is 1st - 15th May every year
July – September Intake:      The application period is 1st – 15th June every year

All applications unless communicated otherwise MUST be addressed to the address below and hand delivered to our Head Office in Jinja on Plot 9B Kyaggwe Avenue.

The Human Resource Department
Busoga Forestry Company Ltd.
P.O Box 1900, Jinja