(vi) Survey/Field Engineer (national 48 persons-months) :

Vacancy Number:AREA-2018-8
Title: (vi) Survey/Field Engineer (national 48 persons-months) :
Duration:One Year with possible extension
Exp.: 2018-10-17-(6 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per Organization Policy


Organization: Agency for Rehibilitation & Energy conservation in Afghanistan (AREA) | About Agency for Rehibilitation & Energy conservation in Afghanistan (AREA)
City: Kunduz, Takhar
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor Degree
Work Experience:4 Experience Years

BSc. in Civil engineering agriculture and irrigation engineering

Four years’ experience in quality control / quality assurance of infrastructure related activities.

Strong knowledge and understanding of sub-national institutional contexts of Afghanistan.

Demonstrated experience and competency in the use of computer packages such as Auto CAD Civil 3D and any other similar software packages.

Demonstrated ability to prepare operational plans for construction projects.

Excellent  analytic  capacity  and  ability  to  synthesize  project  outputs  and relevant findings for the preparation of quality project reports.

Ability to speak read and write technical and conversational English and local languages.

Demonstrated skills in achieving results through persuading influencing and working with others.

Good team player self-starter has ability to work under minimum supervision and maintain good relationships.

Must have good experience in using Level Total station GPS and other Field Survey equipment’s and be able to download the Total station data plot it in Eagle point/Auto Cad-Civil 3D or any other graphic software.

Duties & Responsibilities

The survey/field engineer is responsible for timely implementation of projects on the site with specification and standards of the design. He will also be responsible for the coordination of all technical activities on the site to make sure the construction/rehabilitation of infrastructure is according to the engineering standards and local conditions. He /She will work under the direct supervision of the watershed team leader/design engineer and carry out the following tasks:

Make frequent monitoring visits to construction project sites located in selected three districts of Takhar and Kunduz province to make sure the projects are completed within contract duration defined quality and approved budget;

Directly responsible for setting out levelling as well as quality quantity and cost control of the project and proper administration of contract at site;

Arrange kick-off and follow-up meeting with relevant stakeholders;

Perform QA/QC checks in accordance with standard procedures method statements quality plans inspection and test plan to make sure that all materials used and work performed by the community works complies with agreed design drawing and technical specifications. In addition to this he is responsible in ensuring that safety and environmental compliance is observed at all times;

Manage specified tasks independently particularly in providing all necessary information of the project to the construction team on time;

Resolve technical problems at site and the certify construction works at site;

Assist in record keeping and generating progress reports;

Provide advice to the design engineer and watershed team leader on the status of project implementation at the sites on a regular basis;

Prepare progress and financial reports and provide regular reports and presentations to design engineer and watershed team leader;

Oversee the implementation of the watershed projects on the target sites.

In collaboration with the forestry and watershed management/ deputy team leader ensure that environmental mitigation measures are implemented as part of the infrastructure;

Promote exchanging ideas lessons learned with respect to technical social and environmental aspects of the project with relevant stakeholders;

Work closely honestly and diligently to ensure quality control measures are adopted at the field level;





Write technical daily weekly and monthly reports of the projects;

Conduct detailed engineering field surveys of the concerned watersheds.

Develop Plot of Drawings and Maps of Cross sections and Profiles of the waterways in the watershed;

Prepared Cross section and Long Sections;

Conduct Contour map generation of the concerned watershed;

Use software’s like Auto CAD Civil 3D Excel Google Earth etc. when plotting of Drawings Maps Long Sections cross sections etc; and

Any other task assigned by watershed team leader.

Submission Guideline

Interested applicants are requested to copy the below given link and past it into your internet browser to download the AREA CV form and fill  and electronically submit it by the following email. 


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