Road Pavement Maintenance Specialist

  Ministry of Transport (MoT)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1447
Date Posted:May 17, 2017
Reference:MPW/RCBIP/96 - 020
Closing Date:May 25, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Engineering
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Contractor
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Ministry of Transport (MoT):


Governmental office The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is responsible for the planning, monitoring, maintenance and development of the various transport infrastructure projects such as Roads, Bridges, Culverts, Railway and Airport in the government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Therefore to enhance the capacity to strengthen its ability to deliver effective, efficient and transparent services in MPW the Human Resource Directorate wishes to recruit the following staff on contract basis from development Budget for the Ministry of Transport (MoT)

Job Summary:

The Road Pavement Maintenance Specialist Engineer is responsible for all types if inspections, investigations road/highway pavement diagnoses, Make sure that all under construction and maintenance/rehabilitation pavements are taking place in proper and professional standards, have eye on road/highway pavement design related activities and provide required advice to design team and other related infrastructures required under Technical Deputy Minister office, support the relevant departments with collecting data, drafting, filling and technical support in specialized area.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The incumbent for Road Pavement Maintenance Specialist is to provide operational, technical and other plans for all due activities of the project.

To follow and implement project working plan for the entire project.

Monitoring, supervising and managing related functional units together with senior engineers.

Should provide engineering support to Deputy Minister Office consisting of pavement management, pavement rehabilitation and design, forensic investigations, and construction management services.

Must have excellent knowledge in pavement management analysis.

Must know all the steps and methods of pavement design and pavement rehabilitation according Afghan and international standards.

Must have excellent experience in exploring, analyzing and oversight of field investigations managements.

Pavement condition index surveys knowledge is required in medium level.

Proposal development in related filed is necessary in terms to prepare partial data for any road construction proposal.

Sound ability of technical report writing in related filed

Must know all road construction materials and machinery.

Must know all terms about both rigid and flexible pavement design, treatment and relevant technical problems.

Site monitoring and prepare reports to related section.

Must know all type laboratory tests (soil, tar, asphalt, concrete and other construction materials).

Excellent knowledge in operating of surveying instruments as GPS, Total Station, Theodolite, Level machine and other similar tools.

Must have excellent computer skills in engineering software/programs (ETABS, SAP, SAF and GIS) Auto CAD Civil 3d and STAAD.Pro highly required.

Maintain a strong coordination with relevant design departments/sections.

Any other assignment as required by the supervisor.

Job Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business Administration or related fields.

Job Requirements:

At least 4 years’ experience in the related field.

Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business Administration or related fields.

Motivation/Self Reliance

Team Work Ability

Verified copy of University degrees

Copy of Afghan ID (Tazkera)

Copy of last posting contract’s

Excellent Computer skills in operating MS Windows and MS Office programs.

Engineering software (AutoCAD, Civil3D, other Bridge and road design related software)

Ability to use the laboratory equipment.

Best knowledge of engineering material tests.

Excellent knowledge of World, Excel, PowerPoint and MS project.

Proficiency in English, Dari and Pashto (Reading, Writing and Speaking)

Excellent interpersonal Skills

Self-discipline, integrity and ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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