WatHab Engineer/Site Manager

Comité Internacional da Cruz Vermelha

CICV is recruiting a WatHab Engineer/Site Manager, to be based in Pemba, Mozambique.
  • The WatHab Egnineer plans, designs, and implements engineering projects within the scope of the ICRC’s water and habitat assistance objectives with supervision and coaching from the Project Manager. S/he monitors on-site works, carries out needs assessments and surveys, and plans new projects together with the Project Manager in charge. S/he has a close working relationship with external stakeholders, mainly contractors, related to the projects
  • Ensure site supervision and basic design for complex engineering projects, under the supervision and guidance of the Project Manager. Manage technical staff
  • Geographical area of responsibility: City of Montepuez (based in Pemba)
  • Responsibility: water and habitat urban construction project as part of the Montepuez Urban Water Supply System Project
Project supervision
  • Monitors project implementation for compliance with project documents, ICRC standards, and the local building code/standards, ensuring corrective action is taken if necessary
  • Supervises small numbers of contractors working on project sites and conducts quality control of infrastructure installed by the ICRC
  • Makes safety inspections and ensures construction and site safety
  • Checks and prepares site reports, designs and drawings and maintains quality control procedures
  • Finds ways to prevent problems from happening and to solve any that crop up
  • Helps to negotiating contracts and securing permits and licences
  • Ensures implementation and complied of the Environmental and Social Management Plan
  • Networks with stakeholders, monitors security issues related to project sites and advises the Project Manager where necessary; provides regular information to supervisors on security, stakeholder issues and site progress
  • Administers hand-over of ICRC-provided infrastructure to end-users
General office work and reporting
  • Prepares implementation/progress reports as per need and submit them on due time to the Project Manager
  • Contributes to other specific reports (assessment, QTR) whenever necessary
  • Helps identify needs through assessments and surveys, shares results and findings with the Project Manager
  • Provides regular information to Project Manager and/or Head of Structure on security, stakeholder issues, or any relevant information and site progress
  • Registers and treats information (general and specific) accurately and with confidentially
  • Works independently and autonomously with the other departments involved in the projects: Logistics, Administration, Financial, Cooperation, Communication, etc.
  • Ensures that material and/or equipment delivered to the sites are those requested by the client
  • Ensures that contract terms are understood and respected by the contractor
  • Ensures that payments to contractor are released timely and as per payment table of the contract
  • University degree in architecture, civil or structural engineering, hydrology, hydraulics, geology or similar
  • Excellent command (spoken and written) of local language(s)
  • Excellent command (spoken and written) of Portuguese
  • Knowledge of English is an asset
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of CAD and/or engineering-specific software
  • 6-8 years' professional experience in a related field, 1–2 years' professional experience at the ICRC or an international NGO an asset
  • Advanced knowledge of water and sanitation or construction engineering
  • Experience supervising complex / large-scale construction works, experience in hydraulic projects an asset
  • In-depth knowledge of construction processes, building codes, safety regulations and quality standards in Mozambique
  • Ability to work independently and as part of the team
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks
  • Proficiency in project management software, scheduling tools and other relevant software applications
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to effectively address challenges and make sound judgments
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
  • We are looking for someone methodical, responsible, beneficiary-oriented, organized with good organizational skills, good sense of teamwork, good communication skills, commitment, initiative and respect for the ICRC's values.Female Candidates are encouraged to apply
  • We offer dynamic and rewarding work in a humanitarian and multicultural environment, with attractive salaries and social benefits, and opportunities for development through internal training
  • Please send your application: CV, cover letter, copies of diplomas/certificates
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  • Publicado 23.02.2024
  • Expira 08.03.2024
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