UNOPS recruits 01 Associate Civil Engineer
Associate Civil Engineer
Job categories: EngineeringVacancy code: VA/2021/B5011/21816Department/office: NYSC, SDC, UN Technology Support ServicesDuty station: Entebbe, UgandaContract type: Local ICA SupportContract level: LICA-6Duration: Open-ended subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and/or satisfactory performanceDeadline 09-Jun-2021
Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.
Background Information – Job-specific*** THIS IS A LOCAL POSITION FOR WHICH ONLY APPLICANTS WHO POSSESS THE UGANDAN NATIONALITY OR A VALID RESIDENCE AND WORK PERMIT IN UGANDA ARE ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION ***
UNOPS supports partners to build a better future by providing services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of peace building, humanitarian and development projects. Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.
The New York Service Cluster (NYSC) supports the United Nations Secretariat, as well as other New York-based United Nations organizations, bilateral and multilateral partners in the delivery of UNOPS mandate in project management, infrastructure management, and procurement management
The Sustainable Development Cluster (SDC) supports diverse partners with their peacebuilding, humanitarian and development operations. It was formed by combining the following portfolios: Grants Management Services (GMS), UN Technology Support Services (UNTSS), Development and Special Initiatives Portfolio (DSIP) It provides Services to partners’ programmes that are designed, structured, and managed with a global perspective and primarily serving partners that are headquartered in New York. The SDC has a footprint of approximately 125 countries.
UNOPS has signed an agreement with the United Nations Regional Service Center in Entebbe (RSCE).
RSCE is a shared service centre based in Entebbe, Uganda. It consolidates administrative and support functions previously located in various field missions in a less volatile, more family friendly regional location, with the goal of providing efficient, client-orientated and scalable services while reducing the missions’ footprints to UN field missions across Africa.
RSCE requires the Civil Engineering support to oversee all the ongoing and future construction and maintenance activities for RSCE buildings within the United Nations Entebbe Support Base (UNESB).
The incumbent of this position will be personnel of UNOPS under its full responsibility.
Functional ResponsibilitiesThe Associate Civil Engineer will report to the Deputy Chief RSCE at the Regiona…
Education/Experience/Language requirements* Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. * Candidates&nb…
Contract type, level and durationContract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Contract level: …
CompetenciesTreats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc…
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