World Vision International Careers – Regional Engineer Northern Region

Organisation: World Vision
Regional Operations Manager
Pader, Uganda
World Vision
International is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government
Organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to
overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in
Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not
employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All
employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable
background checks, including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision
for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will
to make it so.”
Duties and Responsibilities: 
Manage the technical implementation of UWASH
Program activities in the Region
Supervise Engineering activities such as
borehole/latrine construction; well rehabilitation; water source protection,
Buildings including all processes from designs, specifications, BoQs,
quotations and procurement through to implementation to impact of program in
liaison with Procurement and Cluster Managers.
Supervise community mobilization teams to engage
full participation of beneficiaries in designs, and maintenance of
infrastructure construction activities as well as contributions of labour and
materials where appropriate.
Network/partner with district officials/other
stakeholders to ensure standards, regulations, procedures are adhered to.
Supervise contractors and assigned staff
undertaking project implementation
Develop Monitoring tools and undertake M&E
function of Program activities/construction for quality assurance.
Give technical oversight/guidance and advise to
Regional team concerning construction and engineering works in the Region
Facilitate design of community operation and
maintenance of engineering plans of buildings/ infrastructure and be involved
in trainings for such committees.
Data collection, accurate record keeping and
management of information to measure progress and impact of program activities
Skills and Experience: 
The applicant should preferably hold a University
Degree in Civil Engineering
A minimum of three years of previous experience in
designs and Construction work supervision with development agency.
Working knowledge of AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, GPS
mapping software is added advantage.
Good command of oral and written English is a
must, local language skills are an asset. Good communication and interpersonal
Motorcycle riding skills are an asset.
Only Ugandan Nationals are encouraged to apply.
to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision
International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.
Please follow
instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s
e-recruitment portal.  Qualified female
candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
20th January, 2016
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