QA/QC Engineer

QA/QC Engineer

Purpose and Scope of Assignment

Reporting directly to the JICA V Deputy Project Manager, the QA/QC Engineer is expected to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed QA/QC plans for new construction of the water facilities works in compliance to the Quality Management Strategy and Quality and Assurance Plan.
  • Ensure the establishment of quality procedures including time limits for inspection, sampling and testing of water supply works and other QA/QC requirements.
  • Oversee and manage quality assessment of materials through regular and rigid laboratory tests.
  • Ensure specific quality standards are constantly met at all levels of construction projects.
  • In consultation with the project staff, review technical specifications and recommend standard construction specifications for all items of the water supply works for their effective use in projects’ works.
  • Review all standard test forms to be used during laboratory tests, QA testing schedules and procedures and evaluate results as appropriate.
  • Review contractor practices and conventional methodologies and make recommendations where remedial action is required.
  • Work with project engineers and design consultants for establishing procedures with time limits for the inspection, sampling and testing of works and all other QA/QC requirements.
  • Conduct initial survey queries on sources to materials, ensuring quality and quantity is of economic value to the project.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned.

Monitoring and Progress Controls

  • Establishment of procedures with time limits for inspection, sampling and testing of works and all other QC/QA requirements.
  • Implementation and monitoring of quality assessments.
  • Monthly/weekly QA/QC report to the Project Manager on project QA/QC activities.

Education/Experience/Language requirements

Qualifications and Experience
Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Professional Certificate in a relevant field and/or a Master’s Degree will be an advantage.
Work Experience
  • Minimum 5 years of progressively responsible experience in construction work with emphasis on materials testing, quality control and assurance, laboratory testing and a firm understanding of requirements and specifications of testing and materials, especially as related to the construction of water supply facilities.
  • Demonstrated experience in pre-stressing works and quality control, and experience in different classes of concrete mix-design, under different condition of construction procedures.
  • Knowledge of procurement practices an advantage.
  • Knowledge of UN/UNOPS rules and regulations highly advantageous.

Closing date for applications: 27 September 2019 (midnight Copenhagen time)

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Water Supply Engineer

Water Supply Engineer

Functional Responsibilities

Purpose and Scope of Assignment

The Water Supply Engineer will be engaged in the implementation supervision of the construction of the water supply well station, pipeline and water pressure regulating reservoir, including capacity building. The incumbent will be responsible for the following specific tasks:

  • Support the PM/Deputy PM for the planning, coordination, execution and delivery of physical infrastructure work packages of the project;
  • Support the PM/Deputy PM for choosing the implementation methodology and the technical means to use or adapt to each batch of water supply facilities works;
  • Responsible for the technical monitoring of all planning, design and execution of works;
  • Support the PM/Deputy PM for deadlines, quality and cost management of works as well as strict  compliance with UNOPS health and safety and social and environmental requirements and plans;
  • Support the PM/Deputy PM in the management and reduction of risks related to project water supply facilities works packages in a consistent and efficient manner;
  • Being the technical interface, coordinating UNOPS, partners and stakeholders as required;
  • Analyse data, and prepare project progress reports, monitoring and evaluation reports on activities related to capacity development phase, and contribute to the final project report
  • Assist in the preparation of bid documents for the procurement of goods, services and works  and provide technical input during bid evaluation process;
  • Support the PM/Deputy PM (UNOPS)  in the administration of construction works contracts, and liaise with the Government authorities and the project stakeholders during project implementation;
  • Monitor the overall physical progress of works of the contractors; take appropriate corrective measures to ensure timely delivery within budget ensuring quality of the work;
  • Preparation and recommendation of the interim and final payments for contractor;
  • Check and verify works quantities submitted by the Contractors for the claims, review requests for variation orders and make recommendations for the Project Manager actions;

Perform other duties as may be assigned.

Education/Experience/Language requirements

 Qualifications and Experience
Education

Master’s Degree, preferably in Water Engineering or other related discipline is required; Bachelor’s Degree in relevant discipline in combination with 2 additional years of professional experience may be accepted in lieu of a Master’s degree.

Work Experience
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in water supply engineering, including design of town/urban water supply schemes and/or water treatment plants, is required.
  • Experience in conventional water treatment plants operation is desirable.
  • Competency and experience in the use of the software packages for the preparation of engineering drawings is required.
Languages

Excellent knowledge of both written and oral English and Dari is required;

Closing date for applications: 27 September 2019 (midnight Copenhagen time)

In your application please specify that you found out about this opportunity on GCFjobs.com Veuillez indiquer dans votre candidature que vous avez consulté cette offre sur le site web GCFjobs.com