JOB DETAILS: Kakira Sugar Limited is a leading sugar manufacturer in Uganda. KSL boasts of 2 (two) sugar estates, one in Kakira- Jinja and the other in Kayunga. We seek to recruit dynamic, experienced and competent candidates to fill various vacant positions in the company. Job Title: Supervisor – Operator Training Cane Transport Job Ref: 2020.05.06/AG-M-AT-05 Reporting to Agricultural Transport Manager and;
Will be responsible for: • Training driver on how to operate safely cane haulage tractors, cane loading machines and winch tractors along the designated routine and fields at Kakira. • Ensuring that all drivers and operator have proper interaction and are able to follow up strictly the instructions of field overseers and Supervisor. • Coordinating, planning and implementing training programs for safe driving and safe operation as specifically required. • Monitoring and coaching existing drivers and operator's performance and behaviors, while recommending training or retraining as needed in order to ensure compliance with company and safety policies and productivity expectations. • Coordinating, planning and implementation training programs for safety driving and safe operations as specifically required. • Conducting road survey and motoring fields conditions for safety and efficience and providing recommendations to the sectional management team. • Assisting in the selection and evaluation of drivers and operators. • Maintaining file records and performance statistics of cane transport drivers and operators. • Assisting Cane Transport Manager or Superintendent as required performance the work of operational supervisor in his absence and if assigned by the section management • Working with CTM and FM to perform post-accident/incident investments and retraining
Qualifications: Applicants should be holder of any of the following; • Diploma in Mechanical Automobile; Agricultural Engineering; Transport/Logistics; Certificate in Motor Vehicle systems or Certificate in Road Transport/Road Haulage with relevant work experience.
Additionally, applicants should have: • Safety Management Certificate desirable. • Valid driving license Class B, H and CH. • Certificate of Driver trainer/Driver instruction or equivalent work experience.
Experience: • Applicants should have a minimum of five years’ professional experience in similar professional environment, professional experience in sugar Industry and Cane haulage highly desirable.