Shelter Technical Supervisor at Committed To Good (CTG) – 6 Openings

Benue

Company Info

Mid sized business

1 to 50 Employees

Committed To Good (CTG) is an award-winning private sector company that supports humanitarian and development efforts in conflict zones. As a people solutions company, we recruit, deploy, and manage the right people with the necessary capabilities to carry out projects in the world's most challenging places.

Committed To Good (CTG) is an award-winning private sector company that supports humanitarian and development efforts in conflict zones. As a people solutions company, we recruit, deploy, and manage the right people with the necessary capabilities to carry out projects in the world’s most challenging places.

Title: Shelter Technical Supervisor

Job ID: VAC-11745

Location: Benue

Duration: 6 months

Slot: 6 Openings

Overview of Position

  • Established in 1951, our client is the leading inter governmental organization in the field of migration & works closely with governmental, intergovernmental & non governmental partners. They are dedicated to promoting humane & orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services & advice to governments & migrants.
  • Besides forced displacement & deepening humanitarian needs, Benue state also faces deepening vulnerabilities as a result of hydro meteorological hazards such as floods & drought & the ever increasing competition for resources.
  • Our client intends to expand its footprint of saving lives & responding to needs through shelter & essential household & personal items for the displaced households.
  • Working under the overall supervision of the Shelter – NFI Project Officer & the direct supervision of the Shelter & NFI Project Assistants, the incumbent will be responsible for supporting in the planning, implementation, monitoring & reporting of Shelter & NFI activities in Benue.

Role Objectives

  • Plan & analyse all possible construction methodologies & recommend the best & suitable options prior to execution at the sites.
  • Interpret designs, technical drawings & related documents & applicable standards or specifications prior to execution of any construction work.
  • Conduct site assessments prior to any construction works & in support of site planning activities.
  • Carry out overall supervision of construction, site development & site improvement works & report any delays or irregularities in the work to the supervisor for immediate action.
  • Manage directly & provide technical support to carpenters & workers on site & ensure adherence to designs, standards, safety & quality.
  • Prepare & share regularly progress reports & status reports of on going construction activities.
  • Verify the quality & quantities of materials transported to the construction sites, liaising with warehouse & quality control colleagues & timely reporting non conformities & other issues to the managers.
  • Assist in estimating quantities of materials, equipment & labour required for specific construction, repair & rehabilitation works.
  • Orient the local community members & other relevant stakeholders about the project interventions.
  • Assist in preparing Bill of Quantities (BoQs) for different type of shelter solutions as required.
  • Conduct damage assessments & prepare schedule of dilapidation.
  • Assist other units with any requests for BoQs & construction supervision, as prioritized by the Program Manager.
  • Assist with renovation & construction works for our clients field accommodation, as prioritized by the manager.
  • Conduct any market assessment required for construction materials for updated price.
  • Assist contractors & workers on site in interpreting designs, technical drawings & site plans & study the relevant documents & applicable standards or specifications prior to execution of any construction work, when required.
  • Maintain systematic record of all documents related to a project, reports / pictures etc.
  • Assist in planning & implementation of distributions, conducting assessments & feedback surveys of shelter unit as required.
  • Coordinate internally with relevant units & with external stakeholders in field locations in order to carry out the construction works.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.
  • Any other task not listed above when requested by the supervisors.

Project reporting:

  • This role will be working under the overall supervision of the Shelter – NFI Project Officer & the direct supervision of the Shelter & NFI Project Assistants.

Requirements
Qualification:

  • Diploma in architecture, civil engineering, urban planning from a recognized institution with a minimum 2 years of work experience in shelter & construction preferably in humanitarian context (essential).

Key competencies:

  • Diploma in architecture, civil engineering, urban planning from a recognized institution with a minimum 2 years of work experience in shelter & construction preferably in humanitarian context.
  • A sound knowledge of the building industry, local construction techniques & materials.
  • Ability to use design software & Microsoft Office suite, as well as GPS devices.
  • Ability to work quickly & accurately & pay attention to detail.
  • Willingness to assist efficiently in a very busy project environment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines & work under pressure.
  • Ability to present clear & concise information & good written & verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively & harmoniously with colleagues from varied cultures & professional backgrounds.
  • Working with design tools. Auto CAD.
  • Working with Microsoft office. MSword, Excel.
  • Working knowledge of English & Tiv.
  • Respects & promotes individual & cultural differences. Encourages diversity & inclusion.
  • Maintains high ethical standards & acts in a manner consistent with organizational principles / rules & standards of conduct.
  • Demonstrates ability to work in a composed, competent & committed manner & exercises careful judgment in meeting day to day challenges.
  • Demonstrates willingness to take a stand on issues of importance.
  • Shows compassion for others, makes people feel safe, respected & fairly treated.
  • Develops & promotes effective collaboration within & across units to achieve shared goals & optimize results.
  • Produces & delivers quality results in a service oriented & timely manner. Is action oriented & committed to achieving agreed outcomes.
  • Continuously seeks to learn, share knowledge & innovate.
  • Takes ownership for achieving the organization’s priorities & assumes responsibility for own actions & delegated work.
  • Encourages & contributes to clear & open communication. Explains complex matters in an informative, inspiring & motivational way.
  • Provides a clear sense of direction, leads by example & demonstrates the ability to carry out the organization’s vision. Assists others to realize & develop their leadership & professional potential.
  • Creates an enabling environment where staff can contribute their best & develop their potential.
  • Promotes shared values & creates an atmosphere of trust & honesty.
  • Works strategically to realize the organization’s goals & communicates a clear strategic direction.
  • Leads with humility & shows openness to acknowledging own shortcomings.

Deadline: 8th April, 2024.

How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to apply online

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