World Vision Zambia
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Construction Officer X1

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Job Description

Location: National Office

Purpose of the position

• To plan and coordinate all construction and maintenance activities in World Vision Zambia as well as monitor and report progress to contribute to improved child well-being.

Major Responsibilities

• Draw and interpret all construction documents (building, block & site plans) for all construction works

• Produce bills of quantities (costing), drawings and related requirements for the construction /maintenance works based on the recommended drawings / plans.

• Ensure that all buildings and Constructions meet regulatory and Industry minimum standards and safety.

• Provide specifications for all works, technical and building related items to ensure right materials and value for money.

• Ensure that all WVZ owned and occupied buildings are of high safety standards and in proper condition

• Work with all stakeholders and regulators within and outside WVZ to ensure delivery of all works

• Submit reports and other relevant documentation timely

Qualifications/Education/Knowledge/Competencies /Technical Skills and Experience:

• Degree in Civil Engineering or related field with 3 years of experience

• Diploma in Civil Engineering or related field with 5 years experience

• Knowledge of Project Management and Technical software is added advantage

• Knowledge of Construction Industry

• Ability to work under pressure and minimum supervision

• Must have excellent communications, interpersonal, analytical, decision making, conflict management, negotiation, networking, liaison and stakeholder engagement/management skills

• Must have excellent interpersonal skills, integrity and morals.

• Ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team of professionals within and outside the project setting

• Computer literacy in Microsoft World, Excel and data analysis software is recommended

• Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.

Working Environment / Conditions:

• Work environment: Office-based 40% : field 60%

• Travel: international as required.

How to apply

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