World Vision International recruits 01 Engineering Assistant
World Vision International
Humanitaire (ONG, Associations, …), Projet/programme de développement
Water, Sanitation and Health (WASH)
Fixed term, Full-time
International Role – No – Only National applicants will be considered.
Purpose of the position:
-To contribute to the attainment of the organization’s access to water, improve sanitation and hygiene objectives, ensuring that WASH facilities constructed meet the standards and contribute to child wellbeing outcomes.
-Communicate World Vision’s Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that is an example to others.
-Design and supervise the construction of water facilities from groundwater and surface water sources.
-Provide technical support for the planning, coordination and monitoring of all constructional and civil engineering works.
-Schedule and attend site meetings with contractors on weekly or monthly basis and identify and resolve construction problems as they develop.
-Prepare payment certificates for all constructional works contracted.
-Review BOQs and submit for discussions among the technical team.
-Ensures that construction technician and contractors maintain quality standards and construct to specifications.
-Visit project sites and submit weekly and monthly reports on the progress of work .
-Work with partners on innovations in the WASH sectors.
-Supervise the pumping test and submit monthly report on the performance of the gen set, submersible pump and other equipment
-Ensure the operations are conducted in the best interest of the Company.
-Maintain effective and positive working relationship with others, cooperative and supportive team player, and work with a variety of people.
-Must possess a valid driver’s license.
-Must be able to work under pressure and without supervision
-Must be proactive with a high level of initiative, innovation, drive and a strong team player with interpersonal skills.
-Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.
-Attend and participate/lead in daily devotions.
-Perform other duties as required.
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:
-Educational level required: BSc. or HND Civil Engineering, Building Technology with 3 years field experience in building or civil works.
-Technical Training qualifications required: Professional technical skill desired (certification?)
-Experience: Minimum of 3 years’ experience in civil engineering, water supply engineering or construction industry. Working knowledge of geology may be an advantage.
Working Environment / Conditions:
-Work Environment: Field-based
-Travel: 40-50% Business Related Domestic/international travel is required.
-On call: 10%