World Food Programme recruits 01 Mechanic
World Food Programme
El Fasher, Sudan
Humanitaire (ONG, Associations, …), Projet/programme de développement
Opportunités de carrière : Mechanic SC4 (El Fasher) (141806)
WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles.
Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance.
ABOUT WFPThe United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.
ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXTThese jobs are found in Country Offices (COs), Area Offices (AOs) and Field Offices (FOs). Job holders typically report to the Logistics Officer responsible for the Workshop activities or the designate. They may work as Team Leaders and assign tasks and coordinate work of other Mechanics. These jobs require a good physical fit to lift and handle heavy items. It is obligatory to wear protective clothing at work.
JOB PURPOSETo provide maintenance and repair works of WFP vehicles, generators or other means of transport or equipment including support in planning and organization of work in the workshop.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)• Contribute to planning and organization of work in the workshop, to support efficient and timely delivery of services.• Responsible for efficient routine and ad hoc maintenance and repair of WFP vehicles and other means of transport or equipment following manufacturer’s standards and in compliance with established schedules and WFP safety procedures.• Perform regular checks of vehicles, generators or other means of transport or equipment to assess mechanical conditions and fitness using diagnostic techniques and computerized workshop equipment and make cost-efficient recommendations, to ensure compliance with safety procedures and technical standards.• Recover and repair broken down means of transport or equipment using appropriate techniques including WFP vehicles broken while on field missions to minimize the risk of additional damage and accidents to support safe operations.• Install and maintain sophisticated equipment in WFP vehicles such as VHS, radios, satellite tracking systems, etc., to support enhanced and/or updated communication tools and their efficient functioning.• Report accurately and timely on the mechanical works carried out including any workmanship failure that may occur during repairs, to enable efficient and informed planning and decision-making.• Keep in a good order and maintain inventory lists of all repair tools and equipment to support safe, healthy and clean working environment.• Provide guidance on technical matters to Drivers and on-the-job training to other Mechanics to build their capacity.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSEducation: Completion of secondary school education, supplemented by vocational training programme in automotive service technology or relevant mechanical/technical trainings. Driver’s license/certification to operate commercial or light vehicles following local rules and regulations.
Experience: Four or more years of progressively responsible experience in maintenance and repair of commercial, light vehicle, other means of transport, generators or other equipment. Knowledge & Skills :
• Knowledge and ability to read technical manuals and follow instructions/technical guidance required to maintain and repair means of transport/equipment.• Willingness to follow and update knowledge of new developments in the field.• Ability to work with electronic diagnostic equipment, digital manuals and reference materials.• Ability to identify mechanical/electronic faults and provide efficient repair services.• Ability to multi-task and meet job requirements.• Ability to analyze and determine complex damages to the vehicles/generators etc. and communicate repair recommendations clearly.• Ability to handle a large volume of work quickly and accurately under time constraints.• Ability to maintain accurate and precise records.• Ability to work as a team leader, prioritize and organize work.Language: Fluency (level C) in the UN language in use at the duty station and in the duty station’s language, if different.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
Female applicants and qualified applicants from developing countries are especially encouraged to apply
WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.POSTULER