WASH Project Engineer
World Vision International (Rwanda) is a child focused Christian humanitarian organization implementing development programs in 15 Districts of Rwanda.
World Vision Rwanda seeks to hire a highly qualified, dedicated and experienced national for the position of WASH Project Engineer. The position will be based in Huyeand reporting to the WASH Project Manager
Purpose of the position:
To supervise, conduct design, studies and review water resource, sanitation and hygiene development projects. And closely follow up and ensure the implementation of water resource development projects are in line with the plan, design, available standards, and community needs.
The post holder is responsible for the overall WASH projects operations and avail the engineering drawings for related WASH facilities to be implemented
The major responsibilities include:
Advise the WASH and Education managers on the development and maintenance/repair of WASH infrastructures
In association with relevant experts from government offices, perform WASH related development studies and conduct design review as required
Perform water resources development studies and conduct design review as required;
Review and conduct detail investigation on water resource development projects sites around the camp;
Ensure good functionality of WASH infrastructures and services in the camp
Prepare weekly monthly, quarterly, biannual and annual progress reports of WASH interventions within the camp
Prepare bill of quantities, specification and cost estimate for water resources, sanitation , education and hygiene facilities in the camp
Review and verify engineering estimations and payment certificates for WASH projects being implemented in the camp
Review tender documents both for design and construction of WASH Facilities
Conduct close field supervision to ensure that the implementation of WASH facilities are in line with the plan, design, available standards, community needs and donors requirement
Work in collaboration with other implementing partners to design WASH facilities
Prepare bill of quantities, specification and cost estimate for WASH infrastructures
Ensure that resources assigned to him are properly and efficiently utilized;
Reporting monthly, quarterly and annually of the project implementation progress
Review MOU and construction agreements in accordance with the policy of the organization
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
The following knowledge, skills and abilities may be acquired through a combination of formal schooling, self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training.
Educational level required: Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Water and environmental Engineering, Sanitary Engineering or related fields
Technical training qualifications required: Water Resources/ Hydraulic engineering
Experience: At least 3 years’ experience in WASH programs and other engineering related works
Preferred: Other NGO experience and water supply schemes supervision.
Experience in using word, excel and other computer skills is an asset.
Mastering engineering drawing and design softwares (Archicad, Autocad, ArcGIS, Epanet, etc)
The salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience:
How to apply:
Should you wish to apply for this position, please go to http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-rwanda
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The closing date for submission of applications is 7th December, 2017; no late applications will be accepted
As a child focused organization, World Vision is committed to the protection of children and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditional upon successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks