Hydro Geologist

 
Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1263
Date Posted:Apr 11, 2018
Reference:PS-010/2018
Closing Date:Apr 21, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Any
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:495 - 495 AFG monthly
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About DACAAR:

We are a non-political, non-governmental, non-profit humanitarian and developmental organization working to improve the lives of the Afghan people since 1984. We address the acute needs of the most vulnerable and support early recovery and sustainable development for all Afghans. We align our work to the specific needs and priorities of the Afghan communities.

Job Summary:

Hydro-geologists work on mapping and monitoring projects involving development and management of water related initiatives under various projects of DACAAR, specifically UNICEF & MRRD RuWatSIP programme. These can vary from comprehensive assessments of surface water and groundwater resources to practical geo-physical investigation and contour mapping. The major role to be played by the position holder is ensuring developing reports on GWMs (Ground Water Monitoring), Water Quality Control, Water Quality Assurance and preparing of specialized hydro geological & Geo-physical maps

Skills Required:

Not available

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

Team work skill, sound knowledge of hydro geological parameters, plan organize and work under pressure, written and oral communication skills.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

To assist senior hydro geologist, in achieving the mandates of the projects.

Provide monthly report and manage filing system

Take care of hardware and software

Clearance of all available water quantity data

Data Quality and cleaning, inform the senior hydro geologist of any usual or wrong data

Prepare water quantative and qualitative data table, graph and charts map using arc GIS tools

Prepare water quality parameters maps using GIS data management tools

Clearance of all available water quantity data

Provide time series water level and salinity graphs

Find elevation according to the available water point GPS location from Google earth

Digitalize map and create water level contour by provinse using GIS management tools

Digitalize map and create salinity contour line maps using GIS management tools

Geo-referencing of water related historical maps.

Provide well log by HydroGeo Analyst

Clip maps by district and province for any requirement

Developing contour maps from various data available.

Prepare Geological map using GIS management tool - specifically ArcGIS

Any other instruction given by supervisor

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor degree in Geology/ Hydrogeology, (Masters’ degree preferred).
Experience: Three (3) years of experience in related Field.
Other qualifications’ an advantage:
Team work skill, sound knowledge of hydro geological parameters, plan organize and work under pressure, written and oral communication skills.
Languages: Pashto/Dari & English
Employment benefits:

Good training opportunities to enhance employees’ skills

Severance pay: one month salary per year of service

24 days of paid annual leave per year

10 days of paid sick leave per year

2 days weekend

30 days of paid Hajj leave (after the completion of one year service)

90 days of paid maternity leave for female employees(after the completion of three months service)

5 days of paid paternity leave for male employees(after the completion of three months service)

15 days of public holidays per year

Transportation allowance AFN 1500/ month.

Free Lunch

Job Keywords:

Hydro Geologist
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