Jobs at The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

The ICRC Sub Delegation in Jos is looking for a qualified and motivated candidate with the capacity to work independently to fill in the position below:

 Wathab Field Engineer (Water and Habitation Engineer)
Location: Plateau
Experience: 0 year(s)

Course of Study: Civil Engineering
Required Grade: Not Specified

Main Responsibilities:
•    Contributes to the implementation and running of specific projects/programmes independently
•    Maintains contacts with interlocutors/ authorities at local level mainly independently
•    Trains and coaches local NRCS branches technical staff according to the programmes defined by the ICRC.
•    Prepares protects proposals including descriptions, sketches, drawings, bill of quantities, estimation costs and implementation planning based on analysis and water and habitation(WATHAB) rehabilitation works
•    Implements projects with contractors and sub-contractors
•    Negotiate with contractors fair prices
•    Takes care of the Wathab Stock and provides a related updated stock position
•    Performe written reporting to the Wathab Delegate
•    Performs as translator between the Delegate and local interlocutors
•    Participates in the evaluation of the projects / program and makes recommendations
•    Establishes a comprehensive technical report on a completed WatHab project
•    Supports other WatHab projects upon request

•    University degree (Civil Engineering or HND resource Engineer).
•    Familiar with Water and Sanitation issues
•    Experience in assessing, surveying, calculating and preparing estimates of building and metallic structures.
•    Fluent in written and spoken English
•    Team leadership skills
•    Good command of Hausa language
•    Very good analytical and computer skills.
•    Good expertise of AUTOCAD
•    Good knowledge of the geographical assigned area

Method of Application

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application (letter of motivation, CV, copies of certificates/diploma, references) to the following address

The Administrator, ICRC Abuja
31 Pope John Paul II Street,
Maitama, Abuja


The Administrator, ICRC JOS
No I Rest House Road, GRA,
Jos Plateau State

Note: Please clearly indicate “Wathab Field Engineer” on your envelope. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted