Engineering Supervisor Charity Jobs – World Vision International

Job Title:            Engineering Supervisor
Organisation: World Vision
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Response
Operations Manager/ Regional Engineer Northern Uganda
About US:
World Vision Uganda 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.”
Job Summary: The Engineering
Supervisor will provide support in the design processes, monitor and supervise
implementation of all construction works in the West Nile Refugee Response with
technical guidance from the Regional Engineer and Operations Manager according
to the relevant World vision Uganda, District local Government and Ministry
level guidelines. The incumbent is responsible for providing technical
supervision to ensure quality construction and value for money is realized.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Conduct verification/ assessment of
    infrastructure needs in the response and host communities
  • Support needs assessments and provide
    technical support in the design of new projects
  • Ensure timely development and submission of
    project BOQs
  • Conduct community mobilization to
    participate in infrastructure development to ensure ownership of these
  • Supervise and monitor the technical
    aspects of construction ensuring quality implementation of the projects in
    line with the standards in the Building Bills of Quantities and technical
  • Facilitate formation and training of
    Management Committees to ensure effective O&M of the centers.
  • Support the procurement process of
    contractors in line with the Regional Engineer and in accordance with WV
    procurement guidelines
  • Participate in routine supervision of
    contractors and ensure that certificates of completion are available for
    payments of works done
  • Write and submit periodic project reports
    to the project Manager and the Regional Engineer
  • Participate in infrastructure sector
    coordination meetings with OPM, UNHCR and other partners and uphold the
    values of World Vision in all other engagements.

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The ideal candidate for the World Vision
    Engineering Supervisor job opportunity should hold a Diploma in Civil
  • Background in humanitarian work especially
    in NGO settings
  • Two years’ experience in supervising
    construction projects
  • Knowledge of the AutoCAD or ArchiCAD
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Must be a committed Christian, able to
    stand above denominational diversities.
  • Attend and participate/lead in daily
    devotions and weekly Chapel services.
  • Perform other duties as required.
How 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
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.
Deadline: 15th
December 2017
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