Infrastructure Engineer

Amman

World Vision International - Jordan:

Join us and be part of a global relief, development and advocacy NGO, dedicated to work with children, families & communities to overcome poverty and injustice. World Vision International was established in 1950 & operates in nearly 100 countries worldwide. We are committed to the protection of children and we do not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment types (full time, freelance, consultancy…etc) is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.
For more information, please visit www.wvi.org

Position Title: Infrastructure Engineer

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To provide technical knowledge, skills and quality in infrastructure and to have extensive experiences in school construction and rehabilitation.

Major Responsibilities:

Program management and evaluation

· Liaison with local contractors/partners and communities on project implementation

· Prepare Daily progress reports outlining project activities

· Work closely with procurement department for ordering key supplies.

Representation

a. Represent World Vision in meetings on request of the infrastructure coordinator with school principals and other relevant stakeholders.

Advocacy and Communication

a. Coordinate with Communication in publishing manual, guideline and success stories in school’s construction and the impact of World Vision intervention inside these schools and centers

Financial and Procurement Management

a. Raise PRs and prepare other procurement related documents for tendering process on timely and accurate manner and within the allocated budget.

b. Prepare payment certificates and other relevant documentation within time frame and budget.

c. To monitor construction expenses according to bill of quantity, project budget and World Vision financial procedure.

d. Coordinate the processing of required documents with Infrastructure Coordinator and proceed after his final review and further processing.

Senior Management Leadership

a. To assist infrastructure coordinator in situation and program updates

Human Resource Management

a. To identify the capacity of infrastructures contractors

Spiritual Leadership

a. Exhibit spiritual maturity, integrity and a dynamic personal sense of life calling

Other Duties

· Evaluate the construction result.

Education:
University degree in Civil engineering, infrastructure engineering or related fields

Experience:

· Experience in construction at least 1 year

· Preferably experience in NGO work

Knowledge & Skills:

· Construction experiences and skills

· Excellent English Communication skills (oral and written).

· Experience in Schools construction

· Thorough knowledge of AutoCAD .

· Commitment to World Vision Core values and mission statement.

· Cross-cultural sensitivity, flexible world view, emotional maturity and physical stamina.

· Ability to exhibit exemplary lifestyle as interpreted in specific local culture context.

· Agreement with World Vision’s Christian ethos.

· Knowledge of and adherence to the Red Cross and NGO Code of Conduct, understands other international development guidelines.

Core Capabilities:
• Achieving quality results and service
• Practicing accountability and integrity
• Communicating information effectively
• Thinking clearly, deeply and broadly
• Understanding the Humanitarian industry
• Understanding WV’s mission & operations
• Practicing continuous innovation & creativity
• Learning for growth and development
• Maintaining work/life balance
• Building collaborative relationships
• Practicing gender & cultural diversity
• Influencing individuals & groups

If you are Jordanian and meet our requirements, please submit your resume with a covering letter via Akhtaboot.

If you are Jordanian and meet our requirements, please submit your resume with a covering letter to:

hrd_wvj@wvi.org

Please write "Infrastructure Engineer - WVJ**" in the E-mail subject line.

Successful candidates only will be notified for the interview.

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
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  • Organization: World Vision
  • Location: Amman
  • Grade: Junior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Engineering
    • Engineering
    • Engineering
    • Infrastructure and Urban-Rural development
    • Infrastructure and Urban-Rural development
  • Closing Date: 2016-11-30

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