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Basic Information

Vacancy Number: VA/2019/B5101/18271
Title: Intern
Category: Engineering
Duration: 6 Months
Exp.: 2019-08-31
Jobs no: 1
Gender: Male/Female


Organization: UNOPS
Location: Kabul, AF


Work Experience: 0 Years

Education/Experience and Language Requirement

Education and Qualifications

Applicants must be (or have been) completing a degree in civil engineering within no more than the last 3 years (before application) from a recognized University in Afghanistan.

Preferred ‘major area/fields’ of such degree studies are building design and construction.
Proficiency in contemporary computer applications is required including sound knowledge of Microsoft Office tools / applications.


No specific experience is required for this position. 

Language requirement

Fluency in English – both written and oral

Fluency in Dari and Pashtu – written and oral

Duties & Responsibilities

Purpose and Scope of Assignment

We are currently looking for Afghan nationals with a strong sense of professional and social commitment to join the Kabul Security Infrastructure Project (KSIP) team as Interns.  In the Project context Interns will participate in and contribute to the design construction and refurbishment of buildings for government counterparts as a part of a team of professional engineers and architects.  The Interns will support the experienced professionals by assisting them in various design and construction related tasks while developing their practical engineering skills to help them in future career development.  The Interns will be engaged in activities such as (but not limited to) the following:

Site visits with other members of the team to assess the current situation of buildings to be refurbished taking detailed notes and assist senior team members in preparing reports.
Assist in design drawings and other documentation for building refurbishment work.
Assist in review of design documentation for building refurbishment and new construction work.
Assist in supervision of site work conducted by Contractors.
Assist in contract management including taking site measurements contract variations QA/QC inspections keeping site records Health safety and environmental inspections.

Assist in project procurement matters such as preparing tender documents tendering contract negotiations and award.

Submission Guideline

Use the links below for applying for the position 



Email: https://jobs.unops.org/pages/viewvacancy/VADetails.aspx?id=18271