Electrical Engineer (Electrical and Solar Energy Systems) - Retainer

Job categories Engineering
Vacancy code VA/2024/B5104/27485
Department/office MR, AMMMCO, Amman
Duty station Beirut, Lebanon
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-8
Duration Retainer - 12 months
Application period 13-Feb-2024 to 27-Feb-2024

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

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The UNOPS Hub in Amman implements projects on behalf of UN agencies and bilateral donors and in close coordination with the Government and national authorities. With an established presence across the region, the office runs operations including large-scale procurement, project development and technical management, and provides financial, human resources and infrastructure-related services. 

The functional objective of UNOPS Hub in Amman is to deliver its projects in an efficient and effective manner and in line with the principles, rules, and regulations of UNOPS, to achieve the outcomes sought by the clients. 
UNOPS has been active in Lebanon since 2015, delivering projects in support of the Government of Lebanon and partners. Since the explosion at the Beirut Port on 4 August 2020, UNOPS has significantly scaled up its presence in the country to support the humanitarian response and both its presence and portfolio have undergone expansion. 

The incumbent is responsible to abide by security policies, administrative instructions, plans and procedures of the UN Security Management System and that of UNOPS. 

UNOPS is committed to achieving a fully diverse workforce. 

Project Information:

The incumbent will be working under the Project Manager on the following two projects: 

i. Construction of a training building including the installation of Solar PV Hybrid System, as well as the procurement of furnishings for classrooms and accommodations areas, and equipment required to establish storage functions; and

ii. Rehabilitation of a warehouse, as well as the procurement of equipment including pallet jacks and manual forklift, and equipment required to establish storage functions for the warehouse.

In addition to the above two projects, the incumbent would be requested to support other projects.

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