GIS Specialist

  DACAAR
Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1089
Date Posted:Aug 1, 2019
Reference:PS-07/2019
Closing Date:Aug 23, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:1 - 859 USD monthly
Years of Experience:3 - 5 Years
Contract Duration: Unspecified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About DACAAR:

 

We are a non-political, non-governmental, non-profit humanitarian and developmental organization working to improve the lives of the Afghan people since 1984. We address the acute needs of the most vulnerable and support early recovery and sustainable development for all Afghans. We align our work to the specific needs and priorities of the Afghan communities.

Job Summary:

Ensure that all hydro geological field data recorded in database/ excel sheet, well collected and digitalized all available information on Afghanistan ground water into a GIS database.

Skills Required:

Office Packages (MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint)MS SQL Server Database Oracle Database GIS

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

Education: Bachelor of Geodesy Engineering, Geo Science and computer science Master degree will be preferred

Experience:

3 Years of relevant experience in the field of GIS -Database

Other qualifications’ an advantage:

  • Full knowledge of MS Office Package and other computer related programms

 

Languages: Fluent Written & Spoken English

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Contribute to selection of pilot sites and modalities through analysis and integration of existing geographical information data

·        Develop a GIS system, with integration of new data sets that will contribute to preparation and finalisation of Pilot MAR plan

·        Assemble data on the four main Kabul basin aquifers in a database/GIS for analysis

·        Operation of the Project Database using the “Hydrogeo analyst” system

·        Production of Project Maps

·        Production of CAD drawings

·        Learning the operation of the SEBA data logger telemetry system

·        Performs GIS analysis, modeling and reporting to support decision making

·        Working closely with other employee to determine best practices for data storage and access

Any other task(s) as assigned by the supervisor

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:

Languages: Fluent Written & Spoken English

 

Employment benefits:

·        Good training opportunities to enhance employees’ skills

·        Severance pay: one month salary per year of service

·        Eid bonus on both Eids (after the completion of three months service)

·        24 days of paid annual leave per year

·        10 days of paid sick leave per year

·        2 days weekend

·        30 days of paid Hajj leave (after the completion of one year service)

·        90 days of paid maternity leave for female employees(after the completion of three months service)

·        5 days of paid paternity leave for male employees(after the completion of three months service)

·        15 days of public holidays per year

·        Pick and drop Allowance AFN (1500)/ month

Job Keywords:

GIS Specialist
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Attachments:

010_DACAAR Job Application Form _ English.docx