UNON Environmental Management Intern Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs

UNON Environmental Management Intern Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs.

UNON Kenya looking for “Environmental Management Intern”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before May 15, 2024.

The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is one of four major United Nations office sites[a] where numerous different UN agencies have a joint presence. Established in 1996, it is the UN’s official headquarters in Africa. The United Nations Office at Nairobi also hosts the global headquarters for two programmes: the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).

UNON Environmental Management Intern Jobs 2024

The UNON has published a job vacancy announcement on May 10, 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Environmental Management Intern to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON)
Position Environmental Management Intern
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum One years
Application Deadline May 15, 2024

UNON Job Vacancy 2024

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) is the UN headquarters in Africa and the representative office of the Secretary-General. UNON supports programme implementation of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) globally, as well as other UN offices in Kenya, by providing administrative, conference and information services. This post is located in the Nairobi duty station, the Facility Management and Transport Section (FMTS) within Central Support Services of the Division of Administrative Services, UNON. Under the supervision of the Environmental Sustainability Officer, the incumbent is responsible for the following; Responsibilities
  • Support in the daily administrative process and execution of environmental affairs and initiatives like e.g. waste disposal, review of the condition of the infrastructure (Solar panels, sewage and freshwater system, garbage bins, etc.
  • Conduct complex-wide surveys on environmental matters like e.g. electricity consumption, water consumption, rainwater runoff for the purpose of water harvesting and related topics in coordination and with the support of the environmental sustainability officer.
  • Supports in preliminary investigations to retrieve data and plan bases. Ideally, this data should then be used by the candidate to carry out commonly used engineering calculations to design and create specifications among others together with the env. engineer.
  • Supports in the production of awareness raising and information materials for environmental topics and concerns like e.g. interviews, workshops, posters, presentations and the presentation & roll out of the same.
  • Propose creative ideas and ways to reduce UNON’s environmental footprint in its duty to offer services and buildings.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Opening ID: 234144
  • Job Network: Economic, Social and Development
  • Job Family: Environmental Affairs
  • Category and Level: Internship, I-1
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Department/Office: United Nations Office at Nairobi
  • Date Posted: May 9, 2024
  • Deadline: May 15, 2024

Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, environmental engineering, environmental technology or related sciences Applicants must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
  • Applicants must be a student in the final year of the first university degree (bachelor or equivalent), Master’s or Ph.D. Programme or equivalent, or have completed a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PH.D. Programme. Do you meet any of the above criteria? If yes, please indicate which one and attach proof to the application. Please note that you will have to provide an official certificate at a later stage.
  • Experience in conducting research is required. Do you meet this criteria? If yes, please indicate the type and scope of the study and your task(s) in conducting the study. Applicants to the UN Internship Programme are not required to have professional work experience. However, a field of study that is closely related to the type of internship that you are applying for is required. Do you meet this criteria? If yes, please indicate which field of study and attach proof to the application.

Language

  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this internship, fluency in oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language is an asset.

How to Apply UNON Environmental Management Intern Jobs 2024

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

Then to apply, go to https://careers.un.org/jobSearchDescription/234144?language=en

The Closing Date: May 15, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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