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Lead Engineer

Date Posted: May 29, 2022
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Job Detail

  • Location:
    Freelance
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time/Permanent
  • Shift:
    First Shift (Morning)
  • Career Level:
    Experienced Professional
  • Positions:
    1
  • Vacancy number:
    VA-2022-ORDR-46
  • Experience:
    10 Year
  • Gender:
    Any
  • Salary:
    As per Company salary scale
  • Degree:
    Masters
  • Apply Before:
    Jun 15, 2022

About ORDR Organization

Organization of Rural Development & Rehabilitation (ORDR) is a Non-Governmental, Non-Profit and Non-Political Organization registered with the Ministry of Economy (MoEc) under license number. (3958). It promotes and provides development and humanitarian related services to the people of Afghanistan. Since its inception in 1995, ORDR has provided assistance in a myriad of sectors to the most poverty-stricken communities across Afghanistan. Too often; services fail to reach poor people, in access, quantity and in quality. Realizing this, ORDR’s primary goal is to improve service provision by making it people-centric. ORDR is highly sensitive to communal and individual differences; and ORDR strives to pay the outmost respect to the communities it aims to serve. ORDR has been setting the building blocks and formulating and implementing development projects that tackle deep-rooted socio-economic, institutional, and other structural causes that underlie immediate symptoms of conflict at the local levels. Transparency, accountability and efficiency are the driving factors when delivering services and goods to the people of Afghanistan.

ORDR is active in the field of Education, ES/NFIs, Humanitarian Response, WASH and Food Security and works closely with UN agencies, INGOs, Governmental and Non-governmental organization.

Job Description

  • Efficient and effective production of project deliverables.
  • Adherence to company processes and procedures
  • Functions as Lead Engineer in overall discipline coordination.
  • Provide skills, integrity and knowledge in key areas of discipline engineering, including design codes, legislative requirements and current good engineering practice. Understands clients’ needs; identifies and addresses design parameters and problems; develops and implements solutions.
  • Independently evaluate, organize and priorities work which is normally subject to internal checking and approval.
  • Interface with other Project Specialists and Lead Engineers.
  • Co-ordinate technical activities performed inside or outside the Company
  • Prepare project implementation plan of weekly, monthly and quarterly according to the project proposal.
  • The purpose of the position is to provide technical expertise, support, and advice to all issues related to Winterization for the benefit of ORDR’s targeted communities in Northeastern Afghanistan.
  • Coordinate with other ORDR sectors and provide all necessary project-related training to ORDR staff as well as ensure that the staff is providing all the training effectively to the target beneficiaries
  • Responsible for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to DO, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, CTR input, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
  • Performs Inter-discipline & discipline QA/QC and engineering compliance checks on all work performed by themselves or junior engineers within the group.
  • Completion of conceptual scopes of work and preliminary designs.
  • Checks and coordinates all ongoing and completed work performed by CAD Designers.
  • Review and management of project and general specifications, engineering procedures and engineering policy.
  • Responsible for all work completed in his/her section.
  • Prepares the documentation for all projects and ensures that it is properly archived.
  • Responsible for the training and development of engineers in his/her section.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
  • Train / mentor more junior engineers.

Job Requirements

  • Graduated from relevant Faculty of University, Master degree
  • At least eight years’ experience in a Lead Engineer position within a relevant field of an NGO or UN organization, preferably with Citizen Charter project management experience
  • Fluency in English, Dari, and Pashto, written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and capacity to deal with different rural communities with varied political/socio-economic and educational backgrounds
  • Good supervisory, leadership, analytical, and troubleshooting skill
  • Solid knowledge of planning, budgeting, and report writing
  • Familiar with design, evaluation, and monitoring of emergency projects
  • Computer knowledge at an operational level, ORDR uses MS Office standard software
  • Ready to work, live and travel in an intricate and strenuous environment

Skills Required

Submission Guideline:

Interested qualified candidates should submit a full CV with a cover letter explaining their motivation and educational documents (all documents should be in PDF and separate files) in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience, recruitment is based on the approval of funds for the project. 

Please only mention the position title and vacancy # VA-2022-ORDR-46 in your subject line of your e-mail

Short listed candidates will be contacted for the test/interview accordingly

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply

Submission Email:

hr@ordr.org.af

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Company Overview

Kabul, Kabul, Afghanistan

Organization of Rural Development & Rehabilitation (ORDR) is a Non-Governmental, Non-Profit and Non-Political Organization registered with the Ministry of Economy (MoEc) under license number. (3958). It promotes and provides development and human... Read More

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