Habitat for Humanity Nepal Vacancy for Project Engineer

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Habitat for Humanity Nepal

Position: Project Engineer

No. of Vacancies: 1 (One)

Date of Announcement: September 18, 2019

Duration: December 2020 (Extendable if funding and need permits)

Location: Kavrepalanchok

Reports to: Program Manager

Field Visits: Frequent travel to project areas
Habitat for Humanity Nepal Vacancy
Core Function: This position is responsible to deliver as overall subject matter expert in construction research, implementation, and training. He/she ensures that Habitat Nepal construction activities are delivered according to Habitat Housing Quality Standards and the Nepal Government codes and regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for monitoring and construction supervision of Housing Projects implemented through partners
  • Involves in construction research and development of appropriate technologies, and leads construction-related training's
  • Ensures that Habitat Nepal construction designs meet Habitat for Humanity Housing Quality Standards and/or appropriate government building codes and regulations.
  • Ensures construction research, preparation of BOQs, construction/maintenance manuals
  • Develop guidelines on selection and quality of materials
  • Evaluate quality of materials from local vendors and select the optimum ones
  • Provides support for training design, proposal writing and research
  • Responsible for delivering or support to quality construction-related trainings as per DUDBC curriculum or any other curriculum as per Habitat Nepal request
  • Ensure that partners (engineers, site-supervisors and other staffs) fulfill their duty following their M&E responsibilities and feed into the real time database. Work in close coordination with the Habitat Nepal GIS/Database expert to maintain an updated database
  • Ensure timely reporting by providing the necessary information in a timely manner to the project manager/coordinator/supervisor
  • Undertake weekly/monthly/quarterly or as per need monitoring visits to the designated implementation areas to support the partner with implementation aspects of the project and/or monitoring visits as per program M&E plan
  •  Provides subject matter expert (SME) support for GV build implementation, and works in close coordination with the Program GV Coordination Manager, GV Engineer and other GV staff
  • Provides supervision and oversight to partner staff, including performance, planning, goal setting, monitoring, feedback, evaluation and development
  • Liaison with all related stakeholders on district, municipality and community level to support the project implementation
  • Other related duties as assigned by supervisor
Education Qualification and Professional Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience in re-construction, including significant on-site or field experience.
  • Monitoring and supervisory experience preferred and importantly WASH related experience
How to Apply
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply with an application letter and updated resume by September 25, 2019 addressed to:
Human Resource Department, Habitat for Humanity International, Nepal.

Application deadline: September 25, 2019 

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