QA/QC Infrastructure Manager

Vacancy Number:KFZ-131
Title: QA/QC Infrastructure Manager
Duration:Long Term
Exp.: 2016-07-23-(3 Yearss Ago)
Jobs no:6


Organization: Kandahar Food Zone Program | About Kandahar Food Zone Program
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Masters preferred.
Work Experience:8 Years


Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Masters preferred.

8+ years of relevant technical experience in proposed position on similar international, donor-funded programs in a conflict affected environment; USG experience preferred.

Experience working successfully as part of a multidisciplinary team and in partnership with other organizations;

Excellent computer skills, particularly hands on knowledge in Auto Cade and other engineering soft wares.

Fluency in English; strong analytical and communication skills; and excellent writing skills.

Ability to work well in a cross-cultural environment

Attention to detail

Proven organizational and administrative management skills

Time management and prioritisation skills

Demonstrated ability to build relationships between work units and departments

Strong communication skills both verbal and written; fluent written and spoken English,

Ability to develop policy and procedure guidelines

Ability to coach, mentor, delegate appropriately & provide departmental guidance to staff

Good adaptability and ability to work under extreme pressure

Proven leadership, teambuilding, & problem solving skills

Excellent critical thinking, decision making and negotiation skills

High level of integrity, independence and initiative

Strong customer service and ability to work quickly under deadlines

Duties & Responsibilities

The QA/QC Specialist will report to the Infrastructure Director. He / She will be responsible for the overall Quality Assurance and Quality Control of infrastructure projects. Specific job duties will include but not be limited to the following activities:



Review all infrastructure projects to ensure they comply with USAID infrastructure and environmental policies and other regulations and standards applicable within KFZ mandate.

Supervise infrastructure projects design and drawing processes to comply with quality standards.

Supervise the development of the environmental screening checklist and the implementation of recommendations for each infrastructure and AL project.

Develop/Update QA/QC plans and procedures for KFZ Infrastructure activities.

Travel to KFZ Irrigation Command Area (ICA) in Kandahar province projects sites to ensure ongoing work is in accordance to BoQ and engineering standards.

Lead the QA/QC team on site and coordinating QA/QC matters with sub-contractors and stakeholders from GIRoA, USAID and CDCs monitoring and evaluation teams.

Ensure that all work is completed according to the final and / or contracted BOQ, Technical Design and Specification and timeframe.

Recommend solutions for solving project deviations encountered during the project implementation in the field.

Ensure inspection reports for projects are included in project documentation.

Bring to the attention of the KFZ Management team any projects which are not meeting outlined timelines or where quality and safety standards are not being met.

Prepare technical reports on findings.

Any other related tasks assigned by his/her supervisor.

Submission Guideline

Interested Afghan National Candidates should submit their applications via e-mail, indicating on the SUBJECT line the title and vacancy number of the position applied for, to [email protected]
Please note that applications received after the closing date will not be given consideration. Only short-listed candidates whose applications respond to the above criteria will be contacted for an interview.

Note : This position will be closed on July 23,2016 at Midnight

Email: [email protected]