Position details

Vacancy id VAC-10810
Job title VAC-10810 Civil Engineer
Location Nuristan, Badakhshan, Laghman, Sar e Pul.
Apply by 03-Dec-2023
Start date 03-Dec-2023
Duration 3 months
Number of vacancies 4
Qualification Master's in Civil Engineering or related area (Bachelor degree with a minimum of Seven years of experienced may be accepted.) (essential).
Sector experience Minimum of seven year/s of demonstrable relevant Construction experience (essential).
Geographical experience Minimum of 5 Years year/s of experience in Afghanistan (essential).
Languages Fluent in English (essential).
Fluent in Dari (essential).
Fluent in Pashto (essential).

Job description

CTG overview

CTG staff and support humanitarian projects in fragile and conflict-affected countries around the world, providing a rapid and cost-effective service for development and humanitarian missions. With past performance in 17 countries – from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia, we have placed more than 20,000 staff all over the world since operations began in 2006.

CTG recruits, deploys and manages the right people with the right skills to implement humanitarian and development projects, from cleaners to obstetricians, and mechanics to infection specialists, we’re skilled in emergency response to crises such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Key to successful project delivery is the ability to mobilise at speed; CTG can source and deploy anyone, anywhere, in less than 2 weeks and have done so in 48 hours on a number of occasions.

Through our efficient and agile HR, logistical and operational services, CTG saves multilateral organisations time and money. We handle all our clients’ HR related issues, so they are free to focus on their core services.

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Overview of position

 The services of 4 professional Civil Engineers are required in Badakshan, Nuristan, Laghman and Sarpul to carry out detailed technical assessment and prepare technical documents for 64 schools, in collaboration with a team of Engineers from Ministry of Education, under the supervision of UNICEF’s Construction Unit Extenders are identified among Afghani citizens with specific expertise and a thorough knowledge of the territory in which they operate, based on their residency and/or work experience.

Role objectives

The Key duties and responsibilities of the Engineering Extender include:

• Visit each school in the province assigned and carry out technical assessment, in collaboration with relevant partner (ISD-Infrastructure Service Department), to determine the rehabilitation/renovation requirements

• Provide detailed report on key findings of the technical assessment and provide recommendations for renovation/rehabilitation, prioritizing needs based on available budget

• Prepare detailed technical documents:

o CAD drawing of existing layout of school o Drawings and design (structural where applicable) for planned renovation/construction works o Detailed Priced Bill of Quantity (BOQ)

• Perform any other duties as may be requested by UNICEF

Project reporting

Reporting to the Project Manager

Key competencies


Team management


Further information

· At no stage of the recruitment process will CTG ask candidates for a fee. This includes during the application stage, interview, assessment and training.
· CTG has a zero tolerance to Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) which is outlined in its Code of Conduct. Protection from SEA is everyone’s responsibility and all staff are required to adhere to CTG’s Code of Conduct at all times.