Marine Trainee at EleQtra (EA) Ltd

Kampala, Uganda


lnfraCo Africa, a member ofthe Private Infrastructure Development Group (PlDG), a multi government donor-funded, infrastructure development and finance organization, and Grindrod, a South Africa based integrated freight logistics and shipping service provider, are jointly developing the Lake Victoria Marine Transport Project (the Project), through the East Africa Marine Transport Company Limited (“EAMT”). The Project will implement an efficient and scheduled marine freight roll-on/roll-off service across Lake Victoria initially between Port Bell and Mwanza South mainly for trucks. eleQtra Limited (“eleQtra”), in its capacity as principal developer of lntraCo, is leading the development of the Project.
EAMT now seeks to recruit qualified and competent candidates to undertake a training program leading to Navigation and Engineering Watch to operate the marine vessels.

Successful trainees will be offered employment under an apprenticeship program in which trainees will be expected to serve for agreed period of time on the company vessels offering marine freight services on Lake Victoria.

Minimum requirements
• A-Level Certificate with passes in Sciences and Mathematics
• Any Certificates in Technical Vocational training will be and added advantage.
• Fluency in English language
• Ability to show team spirit and engagement
• Ability to obtain Seaman Health Certificate
• Possess a National identity Card
• Aged between 18-25 years

Job Responsibilities: Not Specified

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job Education Requirements: A-Level Certificate

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified


Applying Instructions

If your career aspirations, qualifications match the above requirements, please email your application stating Marine Trainee as the subject of your email to 

All applications should be sent via email.

Please attach your academic qualification documents indicating your e-mail address, daytime telephone contact, achievements, names and addresses of three referees.

Females are encouraged to apply.
We are equal opportunities employer.

For any questions regarding the application process please contact eleQtra (EA) Ltd on 0312 203008/9.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Uganda, Kampala