Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Vacancy notice from Oxfam

Oxfam is one of the world's leading International Humanitarian Agencies, assisting people affected by poverty, natural disasters and conflict throughout the world. With over 5,000 staff and dedicated volunteers in more than 90 countries, Oxfam is able to achieve the greatest impact to alleviate poverty and suffering through combining emergency response work, long-term development programmes, and campaigning for lasting change. Oxfam has been working in Nepal since the 1980s, addressing the poverty and injustice faced by women and other socially excluded groups. We are urgently looking for dynamic team player in the following position :

Project Officer (Civil Engineer) – Makwanpur Livelihoods Recovery Project

"Applicable for Nepali Nationals Only"
> Level: D2
> Duration: Fixed term contract until March 2018
> Location: Kathmandu with 75% field visits in project districts

Job Role:
> Under the direct supervision of the MLRP Project Coordinator, the post holder will support partner team to plan, implement and monitor construction works (water system, irrigation system and other constructions works) under Makwanpur Livelihoods Recovery Project ensuring quality of interventions and community participation/ownership.
> S/he will be responsible for taking a lead on designing, organizing and facilitating technical training for the staff of the partner and community members.
> S/he will also require preparing analytical periodic reports.

Desired Skills and Competencies:
> Bachelor in Civil Engineering with one year experience or Diploma in Civil Engineering with three years experience in water system & irrigation system construction and other civil engineering works.

Applications for the above position can be sent by 3 July 2017.

“OXFAM encourages Women, people of ethnic minorities and marginalized communities to apply.”

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

click [HERE] to view original vacancy for more details and application procedure.