Associate Civil Engineer

Job categories Engineering
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5303/22769
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya MCO
Duty station Nairobi , Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration Open-ended contract, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance)
Application period 21-Oct-2021 to 10-Nov-2021

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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Kenya Multi-Country Office (KEMC)

UNOPS KEMC helps partners achieve their project goals in sectors including: governance, education, health, the environment, grant management and rural development.

UNOPS Kenya Multi-Country Office (KEMC) has over twenty years of experience working in East Africa, including large scale infrastructure projects. With a flexible and responsive presence throughout the region, UNOPS is able to scale up rapidly, through various mechanisms into high risk areas which have proven to be beneficial to partners.

Background Information - Job-specific

The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) of the US Department of State is actively engaged in Kenya’s efforts to professionalize its national police service. These efforts will make Kenya’s law enforcement agencies more capable of performing their duties and support the counter-terrorism operations in the region.

One of the capacity development interventions is the INL/ Kenya project that aims to improve infrastructure facilities for the Crisis Response Team (CRT), a key unit in Kenya’s security response. INL/ Kenya signed a Letter of Agreement with the UNOPS- Kenya Multi Country Office to undertake the construction and remodelling works. The project site is located in Ruiru, approximately 30 km from Nairobi in the northeast.

The incumbent will be responsible for the following substantive tasks. The tasks...

A secondary school certificate or equivalent qualification is required; A Te...

A minimum of four (6) years of relevant working experience in construction is re...

Fluency in English (writing, reading and speaking) is required.

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement (LICA) Contract l...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy is closed.


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