Operation & Maintenance Supervisor

Bachelor's Degree   Takhar, Afghanistan Full Time 1516
Date Posted:May 19, 2020
Closing Date:Jun 6, 2020
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Engineering
Salary Range:692 - 693 USD monthly
Years of Experience:3 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:6 month(s)
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Project Based
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English



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:

Mobilizing communities, hand pump spare parts shopkeepers and user groups of water points to take active participation in operation and maintenance of water points.  

Skills Required:

System Analysis

Skills Description:

Other qualifications’ an advantage: Hand Pump Technical Skills

Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Conducting of village survey of DACAAR Wells and selection of Water Points for rehabilitation.

·        Repairing of Water Points according DACAAR policy and mobilization of Local community to able to repair in future.

·        Taking the Photos of damaged or destroyed wells before and after repairing.

·        Preparing the List of required materials for the repairing.

·        Collect data on repairs, maintenance and spare parts used in repairing of Water Points.

·        Chlorination of water sources during repairing.

·        Training of hand pump mechanic and collecting his wages during the repairing of the water points.

·        Preparing and authorizing project’s expenditure.

·        Preparing of Purchase Order Requisition for the required materials needs for the repairing of DACAAR Water Points.

·        Authorizing leave for site staff.

·        Preparing and signing the daily work record

·        Preparing the monthly work plan.

·        Preparing monthly progress, stock and attendance reports.

·        Filling of Log book and providing Fuel to Rented vehicle according to DACAAR Policy.

·        Any other task assigned by supervisor 

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Takhar


Education/ Qualification and Employment Benefits                                               

Education: Bachelor degree in civil engineering.

Experience: At least three years of experience in relevant WASH projects.

Other qualifications’ an advantage: Hand Pump Technical Skills

Languages: Dari/Pashto & English.

Employment benefits:

·        Good training opportunities to enhance employees’ skills

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

·        36 days of paid annual leave per year

·        10 days of paid sick leave per year

·        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

Submission Guideline:

Procedure for submission of applications:                                                                                      

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a DACAAR Job Application Form along with introduction letter and CV online to jobs@dacaar.org or a Hard copy to HR Department in DACAAR main office Kabul.

Important Note:

·  Applications without DACAAR Job Application Form will not be considered.

·  Application without Indicating the Vacancy Announcement number and the title of the post applied for in the subject line will not be considered. 

·   DACAAR job application form can be obtained from; DACAAR website www.dacaar.org/, acbar website www.acbar.org/; jobs.af website www.jobs.af / and DACAAR Main Office kabul.

·  Applications submitted as .RAR file or the size exceeds 2MB, will not be accepted by the system

·  Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted and called for the written test/ interview.

·  The salary would be paid in AFN according to the actual exchange rate.

DACAAR is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the society. While all applicants will be strictly assessed on their individual merit, qualified women, people with disabilities and members of minority communities are especially encouraged to apply.

Kabul Office Address:

DACAAR, Main Office, Paikob-e-Naswar, Wazirabad, Kabul, Afghanistan

Postal address: Central P.O. Box 208, Kabul, Afghanistan

Phone: (+93) 0202230752/ (+93) 0202230753

E-mail: jobs@dacaar.org

Web site: www.dacaar.org

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