Mechanical Engineer - (Re announced)

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Job Location:

Badghis City:  
Nationality: Afghan Organization: Ru-WatSIP/MRRD
Category: Engineering Years of Experience: 5 years relevant experience
Employment Type: Full Time Contract Duration: Till end of December 2019 with possibilities of extension
Salary: As per NTA Salary Scale Gender: Male/Female
Vacancy Number: 1328/019/HRCSD/Ru-WatSIP/MRRD Education: Engineer should have bachelor degree in civil/water engineering
No. Of Jobs: 1 Close date: 01, November, 2019


About Ru-WatSIP/MRRD:

Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Irrigation Programme (Ru-WatSIP) is working in the structure of Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development MRRD as one of the national program. The main responsibility of this Program is provision of safe potable water and sanitation facilities as a basic need for allover rural inhabitants in the country.

In this programme donors such as UNICEF, MoF and SAARC are providing financial assistance to MRRD for capacity building and implementation of water supply projects.

Recently Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development/ Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Irrigation Programme, through MOF funding launched National large scale project as construction of Qala-i-Naw water supply project, which will be a city network distribution system in Qalai naw city of Badghis province. The implementation will be carried out by construction company (CC) where the daily supervision and regular monitoring is being done by Ru-WatSIP/RRD technical Team.

To ensure that the projects are implemented with quality and planed objectives as per the project document, there is need for hiring a Mechanical Engineer

Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Implementation of Mechanical system including, external and internal system.
Check the Implementation of plumbing system, water system
Estimating and preparing BOQ for various kind of mechanical drawings on project site
Ensure the water system is properly implemented on the site
Checking all site mechanical activities for compliance with client’s specification and scope of work
Preparation submittals and review for mechanical system supplies and plumbing system requirements.
Checking mechanical system designs of scheme for compliance with international codes (IPC) and providing shop drawings for any changes in the system.
Holding overall responsibilities of plumbing and mechanical systems of the project and playing the role of key point of contact in the mentioned field for client and prime contractor.
Any other duties assigned by the project manager and Chief Engineer

Job Requirements:

Qualifications/ Experience, Skills & Abilities Required:

The Mechanical Engineer should have bachelor degree in civil/water engineering and at least 5 years relevant experience in water supply and sanitation activities with work preferably in rural areas in Afghanistan.
Ability to negotiate with construction companies or implementing partners in amendments of contracts and variation order in scope of works
Must be computer literate and familiar with basic computer software including MS Office.
Must be able to communicate well in Pashto, Dari and English.
Ability to evaluate the competencies of the contractors, their tools and experts.


Reporting to:                        

The Mechanical Engineer will report to Project Manager.


Submission Guideline:

Interested Afghans with the required qualifications and experience should submit their applications electronically through
While submitting your applications please mention the Title of the position plus Vacancy Number in the subject of the e-mail; please do NOT submit any other supporting documentation or educational certificates with your application. If you are short listed you will be asked to submit electronic copies of your educational certificates and if you are invited to written test you will be required to present the original certificates. Applications will not be accepted after the closing date of the position. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for written test Note: In the interests of open and fair competition and a merit based selection process applicants are advised that lobbying for a position , whether by the applicant or by any person acting on his or her behalf, shall result in the immediate disqualification of the candidate from further consideration. Applicants are strongly advised to inform potential supporters of this restriction which shall be strictly enforced.

Please don’t forget to type the Vacancy Announcement Number (1328/019/HRCSD/Ru-WatSIP/MRRD) in Subject while applying online. Application without vacancy number will not be accepted.

The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is highly committed to increase women’s participation in government sector therefore women are highly encouraged to apply.


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