Resettlement Specialist

Bachelor's Degree   Multi City Full Time 1125
Date Posted:Apr 1, 2018
Reference:ATES/135
Closing Date:Apr 30, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:3
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Consulting
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Afghan Tarin Engineering Services (ATES):

Afghan Tarin Engineering Services (ATES) is an engineering consulting firm specialised in studies, designs, works supervision, and Independent Safety Assessments (ISA), Due Diligences; and technical assistance. ATES is one of most competitive and dynamic engineering services companies in Afghanistan, emerging as one of the leading private companies in the country. ATES is a fast-growing business comprised of highly qualified Afghan and international professionals. The company’s Business license number is D-39292, UNGM # 357428, CMS # 012340 and DUNS # 850504029. As a broad-spectrum engineering services provider, ATES has professional capability in the surveying, design, estimation, monitoring, and evaluation of engineering projects in the areas of water supply, sanitation, irrigation, architecture, and road, bridge, dam, and airport, electrical engineering and telecommunications with underlying expertise in geology, geotechnics, and hydrogeology. The company works with organizations and private entrepreneurs both directly and through intermediaries, as they partner with various public, private, Afghan, and international organizations. ATES’s commitment to improve the quality of life in Afghanistan has resulted not only in a strong list of satisfied clients, but double-digit financial growth as well.

Job Summary:

ATES is submitting proposal for ADB Funded Project of Construction Supervision of the construction of Qaisar – Dari-e-Bum Road Project (151 km) Badghis & Faryab Provinces, Sections I, ii and iii). The Project road section is 151 kilometres in length and is divided into three Packages; (1) Section i, 191+000 to 241+000, 50 Kilometres in length, (2) Section ii, 241+000 to 281+000 40 kilometres in length, and (3) Section iii, 281+000 to 342+000, 61 kilometres in length.
The applicants should have experience in Construction Supervision of Road Projects. Complete CV will be shortlisted (Current CV along with reference email address for all the employer you have worked with, CV should contain the Name of Project expert involved, Location of the project, Period of the project, Position held, Main Features of the project and Responsibility of the expert.)

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Total Experience of 5 Years, and 5 Years of Similar experience

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Resettlement Specialist shall have a degree in the social sciences, land administration, or equivalent disciplines. Preferably with 5 years’ experience or more in the preparation and execution of resettlement programs for road and infrastructure projects in the Central West region. Oral competence in local languages and customs will be an advantage. Detailed tasks include:

Assist the EA to implement the approved LARP including managing proper disclosure to the public, preparing detailed action plans for the delivery of compensation, ensuring that all affected parties receive payments or other rehabilitation based on the LARP and assisting the EA to hand over the Site to the Contractor free from all encumbrances.

Ensure that the displaced persons are properly consulted and adequately resettled and compensated in accordance with the provisions of the LARP. This task entails among other things proper review of compensation rates and consultation with local governments and community organizations to ensure compensation at replacement cost.

Ensure that the independent monitoring agencies and the implementing NGOs are hired in timely manner including preparing terms of reference and reviewing monitoring reports.

Ensure the EA complies with all relevant grant covenants.

Assist the EA to prepare reports on LARP implementation complying with ADB requirements.

Any other associated tasks that the EA or ADB may require to be done with respect to social safeguards, including relating to implementation of the LARP grievance mechanism.

Complete CV will be shortlisted (Current CV along with reference email address for all the employer you have worked with, CV should contain the Name of Project expert involved, Location of the project, Period of the project, Position held, Main Features of the project and Responsibility of the expert.)

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Badghis, Faryab

Qualifications:

Graduate in social sciences, land administration or equivalent, preference given to Masters.

Job Keywords:

Resettlement Specialist
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