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Assistant Engineer

Job Category:
Sustainable Livilihood
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
Gujranwala, Multan, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi
Posted On:
13 January, 2004
Last Date to apply:
25 January, 2004
Experience in years
2 to 4

The candidate should hold a degree in Civil Engineering with 3-5 years relevant working experience. S/he should be a generalist with a broad understanding across the field of civil engineering including: sewerage, drainage, water supply, roads, basic house construction etc. The candidates should have interest and, ideally, previous exposure to low-cost methods for incremental development in urban low-income settlements. Knowledge of urban issues and a commitment to sustainable development is desired. The candidate must have (proof of) excellent written and spoken communication skills, both in English and Urdu. The Assistant Engineer shall be responsible for planning, implementation, and follow up of all technical matters related to the programme’s infrastructure development components of water, sanitation and housing. S/he will work in collaboration and under the supervision of the City Manager and will perform the following functions: Assist participating communities in preparing technical designs and cost estimates. Guide the Social Organizers on technical issues on an ongoing basis. Advice partners (NGOs/ government departments) on technical matters related to programme activities. Develop technical guidance notes in English and Urdu. Oversee and guide the City Office in the preparation of any other material on technical issues in the fields. Assist in documenting the programme’s “Best Practices ”in the relevant sub sectors. Contribute to annual and quarterly reports. Assess the training needs of staff and stakeholders. Design any other infrastructure related activity taken up by the programme in the future.

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesGraduate degree in Civil EngineeringBachelors Degree (2-3 Years)Any local or foreign reputable university

Must Title Level Description
YesComputers, Communications, Language etc Excellent  Proficiency in Engineering related softwares