Water Supply Design Engineer

  Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1513
Date Posted:Jul 23, 2017
Closing Date:Aug 3, 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:Service Contract
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA):


The capital region of Afghanistan comprises the Kabul, Wardak, Logar, Kapisa and Parwan Provinces. The total area of the capital region is more than 7735 km2. In order to make safe urban environment and tackle the problems caused by ever increasing population growth in the capital of Afghanistan considering the concentrated economic activities and services provision, Dehsabz City Development Authority (DCDA) has been promoted to Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA) (As per the Presidential Decree No. 44 dated 23rd June 2016 based on Cabinet Resolution no 3 dated 30 April 2016 of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan). CRIDA is an Independent Budgetary Unit and Governmental profitable entity within the organizational structure of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA), not only develop Kabul New City project but also pave the ways for the development of Capital Region with broader visions which are briefly narrated as follows: 1. Transforming the Capital Region by turning it into a mega city that is clean, environmentally friendly, cultured with booming industries and commerce, sports and tourism and ultimately a metropolitan city that is self-reliant and sustainable, a city that has infrastructure and facilities of high standards with healthy physical environment. 2. Building a diverse community that is free of ethnic, linguistic, racial and religious prejudices. 3. Promoting urban culture and enhancing the standard of life through development of the Capital Region. 4. Development of cities (through decentralization for balanced development) within the Capital Region by protecting the originality, historical value and organic linkages with the existing Kabul city to transform the entire capital zone into a symbol of national unity.

Job Summary:

CRIDA is currently looking for a Water Supply Design Engineer to play active role in Infrastructure Planning and Design division and contribute in managing and preparation of multidisciplinary tasks for achieving the strategic goals of CRIDA on objective basis.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting Line: The Water Supply Design Engineer will report directly to the manager of Water Supply and Resource Department and Deputy/Director of Structure Design Division.


To design, prepare technical drawings and technical reports in the Mechanical Department for all Water Supply and Sewer projects in all kind of structures or buildings to be developed in Capital Region.

Design domestic or industrial water supply system, including advanced facilities; Septic Tanks, pumping systems, pumping stations, pipelines, reservoirs and control buildings.

To report to the Manager of Water supply and Resource Department regarding all technical activities such as design, and construction of Water Supply projects in Capital Region (all kinds of buildings).

Be familiar with water supply norms and standards.

Prepare detailed design, calculation, specification, bills of quantities, and drawing for packages of water supply projects in Capital Region.

Control construction activities for safe work.

Provide and prepare comprehensive procedure relating to the water supply, canalization and environmental services, and submitting them to concerned divisions of CRIDA.

To coordinate and interact with other CRIDA Divisions and Departments and consultants regarding water supply projects.

To conduct site visits for assessing, evaluating, monitoring and reporting of water supply during construction.

Manage and organize the works and prepare/update a detail annual Work Plans.

Develop and introduce methods, manuals, tools, guidelines, standards and processes for production of effective management of water supply.

Perform other relevant duties as assigned by Deputy/Director of Structure Design Division.

Job Requirement:

Minimum B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering, Water and Environmental Engineering.

Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in water supply planning, designing and implementing water supply projects.

Candidate must have previous experience and demonstrate thorough working knowledge with Water Supply Master Degree in related field is an advantage.

Ability to Design / review the design documents and provide technical comments and recommendations for all water projects.

Research the water supply for the application of the best system in urban areas.

Strong knowledge in one of the national languages (Dari and Pashto).

A good command of in spoken and written English.

Ability of strategic thinking and creativity.

Good communication and coordination skills.

Having good skills in report writing Technical reports, Specs. and Scope )

Good knowledge of Arc GIS, Auto CAD, Water CAD, Epanet, Ms office and other engineering related computer programs
Proven abilities to produce technical guidelines;

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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