Mechanical Engineer (Retainer)

Job categories Engineering
Vacancy code VA/2022/B5104/24685
Department/office MR, AMMMCO, Amman
Duty station Homs, Syrian Arab Republic
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration Retainer
Application period 22-Sep-2022 to 07-Oct-2022


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



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The Project aims to To increase the operational capacities and resilience of the national health system in Homs to provide secondary healthcare.

The Homs Health Directorate requested UNOPS to support the rehabilitation of one of the annexes of Homs Grand Hospital. This annex building consists of three stories: 
The basement: operation room, X-rays units, storages, water treatment units and medical gasses room 
The ground floor: emergency unit, kidney unit and outpatients' clinics.
The first floor: 16 rooms for in-patients each with a separate bathroom. 

The building needs to be rehabilitated to mainly provide medical services for a kidney unit and an emergency unit, through UNOPS’s  intervention, the hospital will be able to provide secondary healthcare services, particularly to increase the capacity of trauma and surgery services by restoring emergency unit, operation rooms, inpatients wards with the necessary facilities such as kitchen/laundry rooms for in-patient treatment.

During the 24 months duration of the project, the main activities of the project is to rehabilitate Homs Grand Hospital - Annex 1 including the Procurement, installation and commissioning of generators and solar photovoltaic (PV) hybrid systems to supply electricity at the hospital, in addition to the Procurement and installation of a medical waste management system to treat medical and infectious waste.


Under the direct supervision of the Project Manager, the Mechanical Engineer is ...

Education Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from a reputabl...

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

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

Contract type: Individual Contractual Agreement (LICA) Contract level: Local ICA...
Additional information
ToR - Mechanical Engineer - LICA 9.docx.pdf (191 KB) 

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