GIS Expert for MoMP/ Environmental Geology Directorate

  Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1177
Date Posted:Jul 24, 2017
Reference:MoMP/ GIS Expert (Environmental Geology Directorate)
Closing Date:Aug 5, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Technical
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP):


Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is an enabler of the sector’s development and steward of all mineral and hydrocarbon resources through the implementation of international best practice, policies, regulations and procedures to encourage environmentally and socially acceptable private investment. It is the responsibility of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum to ensure progress in research, exploration, development, and exploitation of both minerals and hydrocarbons. The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum approach is to create the highest level of ministerial competence, promote clear and transparent investment opportunities through modern laws, regulation and policies; and develop a progressive and inviting fiscal regime.

Job Summary:

Collecting necessary information about the field from scientific Archive directorate and GIS information System before going to the field

Duties & Responsibilities:

1- Designing action plan in accordance with department’s general plan and its delivery to head of department
2- Monitoring and ensuring that plan is being implemented on time and with highest standards possible both in office and out on the field.
3- Collecting necessary information about the field from scientific Archive directorate and GIS information System before going to the field.
4- Map evaluation, and if needed changing the scale of map to be given to senior engineer
5- Analyzing field data and its implementation on different maps likes of topography map, geomorphology map, and geologic map
6- Coordination of daily affairs with directorate of geological information and GIS section
7- Assortment of filed team’s maps, reports and database related information
8- Arrangement of geomorphologic maps and earth risk management analysis
9- Arrangement of land slide maps, rock slide maps, flood, and subsidence map
10- Performing any other necessary tasks which is assigned by supervisor
11- Having discipline in performing of tasks, and having and good behavior toward colleagues

Job Requirement:

University degree in Mining and Geology and any other related fields, Master’s preferable.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in related field.

Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills

Able to produce reports and other standards documents up to a professional standard Fluency in English (written and spoken), Pashto and Dari, local language proficiency is desirable.

organizational and planning skills

communication skills

information gathering and monitoring skills

problem analysis and problem solving skills

judgment and decision-making ability



team member

attention to detail and accuracy


Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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