Assistant Construction Engineer Officer – Specific Task Contract at Save the Children International
- Company: Save the Children International
- Location: Tanzania
- State: Kigoma
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Engineering Jobs in Tanzania
|TITLE: Assistant Construction Engineer Officer|
|TEAM/PROGRAMME: Refugee Response Programme, Tanzania||LOCATION: Kigoma region Refugee Camp|
|GRADE:||CONTRACT LENGTH: 6-month Specific Task Contract
|CHILD SAFEGUARDING: (select only one)
Level 3: the post holder will have contact with children and/or young people either frequently (e.g. once a week or more) or intensively (e.g. four days in one month or more or overnight) because they work country programs; or are visiting country programs; or because they are responsible for implementing the police checking/vetting process staff.
Save the Children International in Tanzania is a full–spectrum country programme and as such equal priority will be given to both humanitarian and development work. This is the only way we will be able to ensure that some of the fundamental rights that we believe children have, such as survival, safety and constant access to protection and education can be guaranteed. As part of a commitment to work with children through humanitarian interventions, Save the Children will support programmes in both sudden onset, such as the current Burundi response situation as well as in chronic emergency situations
The country office has a portfolio of construction projects in support of Emergency Education and Child Protection programmes in the refugee response to the Burundi crisis. Temporary learning spaces and Child Friendly Spaces in multiple locations in the refugee camps need rehabilitation and further new structures are planned.
Reports to: Construction engineer officer
The job holder is required to have regular contact with the donor partners, other child protection organization, children, Host community, and Government organization.
The job requires the job holder to have direct relationship with all staff and management at all levels in ensuring the organizational policies and procedures.
|KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:
|BEHAVIOURS (Values in Practice)
|QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
• Diploma or Bachelors in Civil Engineering/ Architecture or construction related field;
• Minimum 1-2 years of experience in project implementation position,
preferably in a humanitarian/recovery context;
• Experience from working in supervision, monitoring and execution of construction projects;
• Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities;
• Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile;
• Fluency in English and Swahili, both written and verbal;
• Previous work experience with a national/international NGO;
• Excellent in computer software such as excel, word, and CAD;
|Additional job responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities as set out above are not exhaustive and the role holder may be required to carry out additional duties within reasonableness of their level of skills and experience.
The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with the SCI Equal Opportunities and Diversity policies and procedures;
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
|Safeguarding our Staff:
The post holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with the SCI anti-harassment policy
|Health and Safety
The role holder is required to carry out the duties in accordance with SCI Health and Safety policies and procedures.
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Closing Date : 30th September , 2021.