About this Job 

Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Road Maintenance Engineer to work in Mbale, Soroti, Uganda.

Job Summary: 

The Road Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for execution of routine and periodic
maintenance activities of roads and bridges under the station for both Contracts and Force Account. This will involve planning for routine and periodic maintenance activities, participation in procurement, supervision of works, ensuring environmental and social safeguards are mainstreamed, timely progress reporting and preparation of closure report detailing the works done.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in Planning, budgeting and reporting for roads/ bridges routine and periodic maintenance works in line with the station-approved work plan.
  • Conduct road conditional assessment in line with approved guidelines;
  • Implement force account activities in line with the approved budget and guidelines;
  • Supervise routine and periodic maintenance of roads in accordance with standards, specifications and best practice;
  • Oversee the manual routine maintenance (LBCs) in line with approved work plans and guidelines;
  • Develop risk matrix and put in place risk mitigation measures on execution of routine and periodic maintenance activities of roads and bridges;
  • Respond to audit reports and implement agreed recommendations within specified time frames;
  • Manage the performance and development of staff in the unit in line with the performance management system of Mota Engil.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Station Manager

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Reqiured:

  • The applicant for the Maintenance Engineer vacancy should hold an Honors Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent;
  • Professional registration with the ERB or relevant Association of Engineers will be an added advantage.
  • At least three years’ experience in maintenance of roads.
  • Demonstrated experience in Project Management of major construction works;
  • Demonstrated working experience in managing diverse professionals.
  • Computer literacy skills
  • High degree of integrity;
  • Excellent track record of outstanding performance;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal, particularly staff/management relation skills
  • Ability to deliver accurate results in a timely manner and in an environment with multiple and challenging tasks

How to apply:

All candidates who meet the criteria outlined as above are encouraged apply under the job vacancy “QSSU-OTT-RME-Roads Maintenance Engineer.

Follow the link below to apply:



Deadline for applications is not later than 5:00 pm, Friday August 19th, 2022.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.