|Date Posted:||Aug 12, 2018|
|Closing Date:||Aug 17, 2018|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||300 USD undefinedUSD|
|Years of Experience:||Fresh|
|Contract Duration:||Open Ended|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
The United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) hereby invites qualified
female architecture and engineering students in Afghanistan to submit their candidacy for a 3-month long,
onsite training at the construction site of the Bamiyan Cultural Centre.
Based on the agreement with the donor of the Bamiyan Cultural Centre project, the training will be
carried out under the responsibility of Khaliq Kabir Construction Company, the contractor of the
construction project, organized by UNESCO, and funded by the Government of Korea. The training is
offered only to Afghan women.
The training period will be between September to November 2018
Interested Afghan female applicants are invited to a training program that will blend theoretical training
on architecture and construction management, with practical, hands-on exercises relating to tasks the
development of a real-life project: project design and engineering, worksite organization, works
supervision, quality control, safety, surveying and technical report writing.
Periodically trainees will be given written assignments that will be evaluated and discussed with the
project’s technical staff.
UNESCO will select up to 5 trainees.
The trainees will receive a stipend of $300 per month.
Provinces to travel:
Excellent knowledge of English.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Job Location:Afghanistan, Kabul
Female trainees must meet the following requirements:
1. Be at least in possession of a technical degree equivalent to class 14 of a technical school
graduate. A Bachelor’s degree in architecture or civil engineering is preferred;
2. Possess good written and spoken Dari. A good written and spoken English is preferred;
3. Ability to understand and interpreted construction drawings;
4. Reside in Bamiyan for the length of the training program (Trainees will be requested to work 5
days a week during the length of the program);
5. Follow instructions given by the UNESCO technical team in Bamiyan.