Civil Engineer / Hydrology specialist

  National Water Affairs Regulation Authority (NWARA)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1837
Date Posted:Jul 23, 2017
Closing Date:Aug 2, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:Engineering
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About National Water Affairs Regulation Authority (NWARA):


The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Ministry of Energy & Water has received a grant from the International Development Association toward the cost of Irrigation Restoration and Development Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this “grant” to payments for hiring the services of following qualified national individual consultants.

Job Summary:

Duty Station:, KBL,WAPECA Office with frequent visits to the hydrological stations spread over all parts of the country

Duties & Responsibilities:

The incumbent shall perform the following:

Liaising with the local authority (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws;

Plan out the infrastructure need to install new stream gauges including site selection, necessary survey and levelling works, preparation of drawings and engineering estimates and setting out the layout plan

Resolve all land acquisition issues if any

Quality control and . assurance of the civil works

In case of the implementation through a Contractor, preparation of Contract Documents, monitoring and administration of the contract including construction supervision.

Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.

Preparing site completion reports

Be in charge of the operation of 15- 20 stream gauges.

While at the gauge station, verify instrument accuracy and make the necessary repairs to the equipment at the gauge as need be.

Measure the stream flow.

Upon completion of their field visits, prepare and complete the stream flow analysis.

Any other activities if required by Supervisor

Job Requirement:

Must hold a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or Hydrology from a recognized Institution or a Diploma with more than 5 years of experience.

A minimum three years of work experience in design or construction supervision of civil infrastructures

Good knowledge of computer software particularly AUTOCAD

Experience of working in a similar job of hydromet network is an additional asset.

Working knowledge of English and good command of national languages (Dari/Pashtu) required

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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