UNHCR Civil Engineer Jobs 2022 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

UNHCR Civil Engineer Jobs 2022 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs. UNHCR Ethiopia looking for “Civil Engineer”. Applicants with a degree in High School Diploma may apply on or before 31st May 2022.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is a UN agency mandated to aid and protect refugees, forcibly displaced communities, and stateless people, and to assist in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country. It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, with over 17,300 staff working in 135 countries.

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UNHCR Civil Engineer Jobs 2022

The UNHCR has published a job vacancy announcement on 19th May 2022 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Civil Engineer to be based in Melkadida, Ethiopia.

Recruiter United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Position Civil Engineer
Location Melkadida, Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification High School Diploma
Experience Required Minimum Ten years
Application Deadline 31st May 2022

UNHCR Job Vacancy 2022

Job Duties: The specific duties to be performed by the Civil Engineer shall include but not limited to the following:

  • Assist in the design and construction of infrastructure (schools, health centers, reception centers, irrigation, drainage and roadworks etc) to confirm these are approved by the relevant authorities, technically sound, supplemented with accurate drawings, detailed Bill of Quantities and specifications and implemented according to plans, completed within designated timelines, budget and ensure that this information is shared with relevant colleagues.
  • Assist in carrying out construction infrastructure and shelter needs assessments while liaising with other relevant sectors such as protection, programme, community services, WASH, administration and supply.
  • Work with the relevant stakeholders and construction vendors to ensure that the shelter beneficiary selection process prioritizes the needs of the most vulnerable Persons of Concern (PoC).
  • Assist the supervisor in developing and updating construction and shelter strategies to reflect evolving situations and ensure alignment with national and global level policies and guidelines including: Global Compact on Refugees, Sustainable Development Goals, Relevant Global Strategies and Policies.
  • Provide support in the daily management of all construction and infrastructure projects within the AoR ensuring that works are carried out in compliance to established UNHCR and national standards/best practices for the full project cycle.
  • Work closely with other relevant sectors such as WASH, education. environment and health so that shelter and infrastructure implementation is synchronized and coordinated.
  • Assist implementing partners on sound technical constructions, shelter and settlement issues while ensuring compliance with national and global standards, national and operational strategies and guidance.
  • Assist in coordination and management of UNHCR¿s shelter and infrastructure interventions in a timely, cost-effective, inter-sectoral manner. Work with the government and relevant authorities and counterparts to ensure strong coordination and partnership.
  • Participate, as technical focal point within the AoR for shelter/infrastructure, in coordination meetings with various stakeholders including Government counterparts to ensure UNHCR¿s interests and those of the PoC are adequately reflected and disseminate information to all stakeholders in a timely, efficient manner.
  • Assist Programme in reviewing technical components of the Project Partnership Agreements that contain any construction and infrastructure projects.
  • Actively work with Programme as a member of the Multi-Functional Team in the Operation and regularly participate in multi-sectoral activities to ensure protection and assistance needs of the population are met.
  • Provide support in the preparation of bid documents for all construction and infrastructure projects including technical specifications, BoQs, drawings, etc.
  • Assist in the technical evaluation of received bids as well as in the review/inspection of the quality of shelter and infrastructure products/works.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Title: Civil Engineer – Under UNOPS, L-ICA 8
  • Location: Melkadida, Ethiopia
  • Hardship Level: E
  • Job ID: 36907
  • Salary Grade
  • Family Location Type: Non-Family


  • High School Diploma.


  • Minimum of 10 years Relevant Experience.

How to Apply UNHCR Civil Engineer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://public.msrp.unhcr.org/psp/RAHRPRDX/EMPLOYEE/HR/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=2&JobOpeningId=36907&PostingSeq=1

The Closing Date: 31st May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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