Project Engineer
Vacancy Number:KVID20170215-35632
Title: Project Engineer
Duration:Until 3112.2017
Exp.:2017-02-15-(8 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Organization:GIZ-Afghanistan (GIZ-Afghanistan (CU-Infrastructure North) |About GIZ-Afghanistan (GIZ-Afghanistan (CU-Infrastructure North)
Education:University Degree in civil engineering or Architecture
Work Experience:3-5 Years

Formal Education:


University degree in civil engineering or Architecture.


Professional Experience:


Minimum of three to five years’ experience working on construction sites as project engineer/supervisor
Site management experience under challenging conditions.
Experience with structural calculations and design for civil engineering


Other experiences and skills:


Fluent in Afghanistan official languages (orally and written)
Fluent in English (orally and written)
Solid AutoCad and MS Project knowledge
Competent with MS Outlook, Power point, Word and Excel
Ability to work efficiently and independently under pressure and considerable time constraints

High communication skills

Duties & Responsibilities



The Project Engineer has to ensure, within his/her duties that the assigned projects are executed with satisfaction for client, customer and GIZ He/she needs to operate within the given budget and contractual conditions and parameter of quality and time agreed. Compliance with GIZ policies and GIZ O&R has to be ensured.

The engineer is responsible for the technical, content-related and organizational implementation of individual components or measures of a contract, project or program. In consultation with the manager responsible for the contract, the engineer plans, steers and monitors activities and measures.


B.Tasks in detail

Regular visits of construction sites to supervise the contractor`s activities on site ensuring that they meet the standards expected by GIZ.

Reviews material submitted by contractor for compliance with BoQ and specifications and refers to line manager for approval where required

Ensures that contractors comply with the approved drawings and layouts

Reviews existing practice by contractors and makes recommendations

Ensures that the contractor provides the labors with the safety equipment at the construction sites.

Ensures that the contractors comply with their work plans to complete the works within the specified timeframe.

Assesses the work activities of contractors, measures completed work and makes recommendations for progress payments to contractors.

Checks and reviews work quantity reported  by contractor for interim payment

Prepares daily record of work progress at the construction site

Ensures that the measurement of actual work is done at construction site

Prepares progress reports

Conducting meetings with line departments with close cooperation and coordination of team leader whenever required for solving technical and social problems of the ongoing projects.

Assist in preparing field visits to construction sites for international visitors and GIZ personnel.

Performs any other duties deemed necessary. 

Submission Guideline

You are kindly requested to submit your CV and letter of motivation with complete contact details to:

GIZ Infrastructure North, Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan

Email: [email protected]

Only those candidates will be called for interview who meets the qualification and requirements for the mentioned position.