|Date Posted:||Aug 31, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Sep 6, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||Fresh|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
About World Vision International Afghanistan:
Purpose of Position:
Provide management, design and technical oversight to the construction of different CFW infrastructural projects in Lal Sarjangle and Dawlatyar districts, Ghor province, Afghanistan.
Duties & Responsibilities:
â€¢ To assist the project Engineer in supervising of project staff and project activities in Lal Sarjangle and Dawlatyar District, Ghor Province for a CFW various construction projects.
â€¢ Supervise CFW beneficiary selection according to defined selection criteria.
â€¢ Supervision of CFW project activities, including supervision of construction supervisor,
CFW attendance lists etc.
â€¢ Ensuring technical integrity of structures (culverts, wash culverts, road gravelling, short
â€¢ Train site supervisors in all constructions matters.
â€¢ Monitor and instruct site supervisors based on different CFW projects design.
â€¢ Following in-depth assessments, looking not only at the technical aspect of the projects (e.g. Road gravelling, canal cleaning ... etc), but also at social aspects, work in partnership
with the communities.
â€¢ Supervise site supervisors about engineering and administrative procedures.
â€¢ Prepare monthly reports, which include progress against objectives, issues, concerns and
plans for following period.
â€¢ Make all efforts to maintain a good working environment for colleagues, acknowledging the
rule of safety first in order to prevent accidents.
â€¢ Reporting of project progress against objectives.
â€¢ Surveying for future projects.
â€¢ Perform other duties as assigned by the Project Engineer.
â€¢ At least two year degree from a technical institute or related field, preference will be given
to university degree in Civil Engineering.
â€¢ 2-3 years experience in construction Engineering.
â€¢ Experience in design and assessment of CFW projects
â€¢ Capacity building of field base staff.
â€¢ Excellent English communication skills (oral and written) would be an asset.
â€¢ Ability to design and document projects.
â€¢ Must have good motivation skills.
â€¢ Strong negotiation skills with, government authorities, and suppliers.
â€¢ Thorough knowledge of MS Office and Lotus Notes.
â€¢ Ability to work in and contribute to team building environment.
â€¢ Good organizational skills; ability to manage and prioritize tasks.
â€¢ Must display very good attention to detail.
â€¢ Good interpersonal skills.
â€¢ Adaptability and flexibility.