Position is open until 12th July 2021 at 4:00pm

Reports Line: Duty Manager

Job Summary
The Turnaround Coordinator (TRC) shall ensure effective implementation of the aircraft turnaround plan to achieve a safe, secure, efficient and punctual aircraft turnaround.

Key Accountabilities/ Responsibilities

  • Ensure the turnaround activities are in conformance with regulations/requirements of customer airline and standard operating procedures;
  • Co-ordinate and direct operational activities within the turnaround;
  • Manage any disruptions to turnaround activities;
  • Ensure that processes are delivered within SLA standards of performance and compliance limits;
  • Ensure activity sequence matches turnaround plan with all activities delivered within the agreed times;
  • Liaise with and between teams, departments and suppliers to inhibit discrepancies in task sequence or performance;
  • Act as a central point of contact;
  • Act as a safety coordinator by maintaining safe and secure processes for the duration of turnaround activities.
  • Supervise all Load Control activities and processes.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Duty Manager.


  • Attention to detail and quality.
  • Report writing skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Confident, decisive and proactive
  • Good work speed
  • Organizational skills.

Qualifications (knowledge, skills, experience)

  • Degree or diploma in aviation, Tourism or business administration
  • 5 Years’ experience in airport operations or with an airline/ reputable GHA
  • Ramp training
  • Airside safety training
  • IATA DGR CAT 10 Training
  • Computer proficiency
  • First Aid training
  • Fire safety training
  • Aircraft Handling & Loading training
  • SMS (Safety Management System) Training
  • Quality or SLA Training (added advantage)
  • Load Control Training

About Us

Uganda Airlines, the National Carrier of the Republic of Uganda based at Entebbe International Airport is now accepting applications for a number of job opportunities.

As a member of the team, you will be responsible for presenting a positive image of the airline in keeping with its brand to connect the world to the Pearl of Africa. You will be enthusiastic about serving all Uganda Airlines customers and colleagues with courtesy and respect in line with the company’s values. You will also be championing safety and ensuring international aviation standards are maintained at the airline. This is a great opportunity to be part of the new National Airline, in this exciting industry.

How to apply

Application letters, complete with Curriculum Vitae giving two (2) referees, and copies of academic and professional certificates with one passport size photograph (one full size photograph for Cabin Crew applicants) should be submitted online at www.careers.ugandairlines.com or by post quoting the Job Reference number accordingly.

Applications should be addressed to:

The Manager Human Resources.
Uganda National Airlines Company Ltd.
P.O. Box 431, Entebbe, Uganda

Only successful applicants will be contacted.