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Water Sanitation Engineer 13 May 2021 Int. Specialist MONUSCO Democratic Republic of Congo
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Water Sanitation Engineer

International Specialist
MONUSCO
Democratic Republic of Congo
Bunia (COD)
English,French
Immediate
until 30 June 2020 with possibility of extension
13 May 2021

Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

Under the direct supervision of the Field Engineering Officer / Chief of Unit person the duties of the Water and Sanitation Engineer will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Preparation of water and sanitation projects documents including diagrams, sketches, calculation of requirements, dimensions of pipes and capacities of elements, bill of quantities, specifications and cost analysis and cost estimations.

  • Monitoring on site the installation of new water and sanitation networks and systems and maintenance of existing ones by guiding, instructing and clarifying doubts to contractors, manpower, subcontractors, involved in the implementation.

  • Preparation of monitoring reports and reporting tools of the progress of water and sanitation tasks on sites.

  • Coordinate the above-mentioned tasks with other construction works and other engineers included in the project.

  • Ensure that the works meet the safety and environmental standards in accordance with international codes and regulations and environmental procedures within the mission;

  • Install and carry out scheduled periodic and emergency maintenance services on all the water and sanitation elements including but not limited to: pipework, pumps, water treatment plants, septic tanks, soak pits, water tanks, water installations in kitchens, ablutions, toilets, etc;

  • Carry out scheduled periodic and emergency maintenance services on all the facilities and installations in the camp;

  • Perform surveys of existing status of installations and items and prepare technical reports;

  • Prepare material specifications for the purpose of raising requisitions of materials and ensure that minimum stock levels are maintained at all times;

  • Assist other units such as Operations, Infrastructure, etc. when required; Liaise frequently with the Building Maintenance Unit Supervisor;

  • When working with national staff or (non-)governmental counterparts, including Implementing Partners (IPs), the incumbent is strongly encouraged to set aside dedicated time for capacity development through coaching, mentoring and formal and on-the-job training;

  • Perform other related duties as may be required.

Master degree or equivalent

Advanced University Degree (Master's or equivalent) in Water and Sanitation Engineering

An additional 2 years of relevant work experience in combination with a relevant first university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) may substitute for the requirement for a Master’s degree.

36 Months

At least 3 year experience in development and implementation on site of water and sanitation projects.

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Optional), Level - Fluent
Water, sanitation and environmental engineering

Advanced University Degree (Bachelor degree) in Water and Sanitation Engineering or equivalent

An additional 2 years of relevant work experience in combination with a relevant first university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) may substitute for the requirement for a Master’s degree.

  • Experience in planning and estimation of water and sanitation projects;

  • Very good computer skills especially for drawing of water and sanitation diagram, sketches and;

  • Technological awareness: Experience with MS office software and MS Projects, ability to develop and operate common office management database, engineering and spread sheet applications;

  • Client orientation: Strong negotiating skills and ability to influence others to reach agreement;

  • A valid vehicle driving license;

  • Have affinity with or interest in humanitarian relief, post-conflict situations, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System;

  • Experience in the East and Central Africa Region is desirable.

  • MS Project, AutoCAD, Office package (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook).

Yes

Client Orientation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 13-05-2021

Field Support Associate 10 May 2021 Community Volunteer UNDP Nepal
UNDP
Nepal
Nepalgunj, Biratnager, Birendranagar, Birgunj, Ghorahi, Janakpur (NPL)
English,Nepalese
01 June 2021
until 31 December 2021 with possibility of extension
10 May 2021

Minimum age: 18 years old. Applicants must be local residents in the community of assignment.

Under the direct supervision of Technical Expert, Healthcare Waste Management, the UN Community Volunteer will:

Fill in the duties for this assignment. Please note that tasks should reflect the community nature of this modality and not include tasks that would be better suited for a national UN Volunteer specialist.

  • Support to coordinate one hospital that is in their province/s
  • With the guidance of project manager, coordinate the project implementation in each hospital;
  • Facilitate the communication between project management team, experts, local partners and hospitals;
  • Support to collect the demand of training in their based hospital and coordinate to deliver the training courses;
  • Familiar with working environment in international organizations;
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Secondary education
  • Secondary school education or equivalent;
  • Voluntary service, community engagement or work experience can be considered in lieu of any formal education;

Other possible desirable qualifications (indicative).

  • 0-2 years of experiences
  • Working experience in health care waste management, medicine, environment, or other relevant field;
  • Familiar with designated hospital, local community and other local partners;
  • Familiar with working environment in international organizations;
  • Good communication and coordination skills.
  • Proactive and prompt in action.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Nepalese(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Water, sanitation and environmental engineering
  • Working experience in health care waste management, medicine, environment, or other relevant field;
  • Familiar with designated hospital, local community and other local partners;
  • Familiar with working environment in international organizations;
  • Good communication and coordination skills.
  • Proactive and prompt in action.
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of (the Programme Country) and legal residents in (the Programme Country or territory) with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline: 10-05-2021.