The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.WATER AND HABITAT ENGINEER
Maiduguri, BornoMAIN RESPONSIBILITIES
Contributes to the implementation and running of construction and water projects / programmes, independently and as a team member
Maintains contacts with interlocutors / authorities at local level mainly independently
Conduct assessments on construction, shelter, water and any other Water and Habitat projects.
Participates in the evaluation of the projects / program and makes recommendations
Establishes a comprehensive technical report on a completed Water and Habitat project
Prepares projects proposals including descriptions, sketches, drawings, bill of quantities, estimation costs and implementation planning based on analysis and Water and Habitat objectives.
Supervises contractors, sub-contractors and consultants in the field.
Trains and coach technical field staff & daily workers working on ongoing Water, sanitation and shelter projects.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Engineering University degree preferably in water supply engineering.
4 years’ work experience in construction projects, water projects, shelter and sanitation
Fluent in written and spoken English
Fluent in Hausa and Kanuri is an added advantage
Team leadership skills
Very good analytical skills
Good knowledge of the geographical assigned area
Very good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD and other water engineering related programs/software’s.
Capacity to work independently
A very good team player
Capacity to supervise construction projects, water projects, sanitation and shelter works
Very good analytical and reporting skills
Good communication skills
Capacity to travel to different areas and support Water and Habitat team
Ability to work under pressure and various deadlinesTO APPLY
Applicants should send their application letter, curriculum vitae and contact details of three referees to: ABJ_Recruitment_Services@icrc.org
Please clearly indicate "WatHab Engineer Maiduguri" as the subject of your application.
Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated.
Late application will not be considered.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.DUE DATE:
20 March, 2017