Civil Engineer SME

Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Herat Full Time 2590
Date Posted:Jul 26, 2017
Closing Date:Aug 3, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Engineering
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:1 Year
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About MOIA:

The Afghan Ministry of Interior fulfills a role of crucial functions to strengthen civilian protection, the rule of law and security in Afghanistan. These include:  Enforcement of Rule of Law  Ensuring security and protection of public order and security  Take preventive measures to avoid the criminal incidence  Timely detection of crime and criminals and prevent public disorder and violations  Fight corruption, social immorality that disrupts public safety and welfare  Supporting sound performance to strengthen transparency and accountability  Ensuring police professionalization and capacity building of MoI staff  Respect human rights and enhance the relationship of police and public  Control and Protection Afghan borders  Promote and enhance women’s participation in the police ranks  Equal law enforcement, gender equality and provide required resources, facilities and fairThe incumbent professional environment for women  Coordinating amongst ANSF and judicial entities within legal boundaries and in accordance to the law  ANP command and control  Fight against narcotics import, production, cultivation, and smuggling  Counterterrorist activities, organized crimes, human trafficking and attracting international assistance.

Job Summary:

As a Subject Matter Expert (SME), incumbent provides technical advice on design and construction of facilities within Ministry of Interior (MoI). This position assists in the planning, development, design, and the coordination of a broad range of civil engineering activities. This includes working with facilities design and construction management teams and carrying out the many facets of construction activities for complex infrastructure and development facilities, office facilities, and technical institutional support facilities. The incumbent functions as the technical civil design expert in civil engineering for building, infrastructure system and site layout.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The incumbent provides expert advice in all areas of design and construction for both vertical and horizontal projects, including facilities design and construction. The incumbent will perform the following duties:

Assisting with the design of facilities which are being submitted through MoI Chief of Plans and using the latest software programs in conformity with National & Intentional Codes.

Coordinate and prepare architectural designs and documents for Afghan National Police facilities.

Create facilities structural designs.

Coordinate with architectural engineer on designing of construction projects.

Prepare work plans on technical and engineering section.

Prepare and maintain a filing system for projects status and progress.

Prepare engineering and technical specifications pertaining to projects.

Provide details of engineering designs.
Serves as an expert on both design and construction phases of Facility Engineering Projects. Performs varied and complex project management duties in conjunction with coordinating project teams and recommending courses of action affecting areas of responsibility.
Must ensure coordination of all phases of civil design engineering, construction, and inspection; resolving field problems through interpretation of contract documents and amendments; reviewing and approving shop drawings; approving invoices for payment; recommending actions to be taken to maintain projects on schedule and within budget.
Provides oversight of the contractors work. Provides guidance to Facility Engineering team on the Operation and Maintenance records keeping, preparing work orders, performing inspections and quality assurance/control on new or complex assignments.

Job Requirement:

Educational Qualification/Degree, Diploma, Certificates:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. MS degree is a Plus

Fluent in English, Dari and Pashto

Technical writing and presentation skills

Familiarity with the latest Design software, MS Office (Excel, Power Point, Word))
Desired: applicant must have specialized experience in his/her field, which has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies needed to successfully perform the duties of the position described above.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Herat
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