Tropical Institute of Development Innovations

TRIDI Graduate Training Scheme

         Tropical Institute of Development Innovations (TRIDI) is implementing a graduate training scheme. TRIDI graduate scheme is a structured training programme run by TRIDI to develop future leaders of TRIDI and its associated companies and or businesses. This graduate programme will last between one and two years (although it can be longer), and is available in a number of specialties, which include the following:

Vacancy Available
1Accounting and Finance
2Administration and management 
3Agriculture, Forestry, Biodiversity and conservation
4Agro-processing and agro-industrialization 
5Apiculture
6Applied Chemistry
7Artificial Insemination & Invitro Fertilization
8Bioinformatics
9Biosafety
10Clearing and Forwarding
11Coffee Production, Processing and Preparation for Consumption
12Community, Mobilization and Mindset Change
13Cosmetology and Body Therapy
14Data analysts
15Economy 
16Electrical Installation and Maintenance
17Environmental Impact Assessment
18Entomology 
19Fashion and Garment Design
20Geotechnology, Hydrology and Water Engineering
21Information and Communication Technology
22Innovation, Technology Development and Transfer
23Public Relations, Journalism & Media Studies
24Laboratory Technology, 
25Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
26Engineering 
27Policy Analysis, Influence and Reform Implementation
28Procurement and Logistics Management
29Seed Production and Processing
30Sociology and economy
31Statistics  
32Sericulture
33Tourism and Hospitality Management 
34Woodwork technology

2. Benefits to the Trainee

As a graduate trainee, you will benefit from receiving responsibility from the outset, an opportunity to gain hands-on experience and develop a broad understanding of your chosen profession, as well as receiving support in building key skills.

As a graduate trainee, you will work both within the office environment and field or practical. The graduate trainee, TRIDI trains you to possess the skills for next generation creative thinkers and leaders in responding to most demanding and rigorous priorities to eradicate hunger, fight poverty, promote economic growth and enhance sustainable use of natural resources.

  1. 3. What we offer

  •                 1. A modest upkeep equivalent to public services entry level for support staff, during the graduate training programme
  •                 2. Hands on experience
  •                 3. Three-week intensive training with the required skills
  •                 4. Ongoing training over the period of graduate training
  •                 5. Mentorship Programme which pairs you with industry professionals
  •                 6. Training and soft skill development through coaching
  •                 7. Participate in TRIDI social events throughout the year
  •                 8. Future Opportunities Programme which allows you to continue advancing your skills
  •                 9. Employee Assistance Programme, which is a confidential service that offers support for a wide range of concerns.
  1. 4. What we are looking for

  2.   We have opportunities available for people with different levels of experience
  •                  1. Flexible and adaptable communicator who can work collaboratively
  •                 2. A love for problem solving and ability to make sense of something complex
  •                 3. An ambition to work and an understanding of how your work can help TRIDI make better decisions
  •                 4. Curious and analytical approach and creative thinking
  •                 5. A drive to produce high quality solutions
  •                 6. Dedicated to continuous personal and professional development
  •                 7. Knowledge and understanding of key computer packages
  •                8. Data collection and analysis, Statistical computer,
  •                 9. Software programs, Qualitative data research, Quantitative data sets, Project management, Communications.
  •               10. Passion and drive to succeed in a commercial business environment
  •               11.  Natural affinity for technology with a desire to improve technical skills

   5. Minimum Qualification/Education requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree obtained in the last two year or those who have completed their bachelors and met all the requirements for graduation in any of the fields of specialization listed in  above.
  1.  6.  Location

  2.    Will be stationed at TRIDI field offices and or headquarters and must live within walkable distances to either TRIDI offices or field station.
  3.   7.  Availability:    Immediate deployment

  4.  8.  Age:                    25 years and below

  5.  9.  How to apply

    Interested candidates should submit their Applications, with CVs and three references (at least one professional and one academic) and copies of Academic qualifications to:       The Human Resources and Administration Director                                                                                                                                                                                   Tropical Institute of Development Innovations (TRIDI),                                                                                                                                                                               P.O Box 23158, Kampala,

                                                                                           E-Mail address: [email protected]

                                                                                                    Copy To:       [email protected]

 Deadline for submission:   Friday 16th July 2021

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