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Team Leader (f/m/d) Water Supply / Sewerage / Waste Water Treatment

The Project Environment

Team leading for water supply, sewerage and / or waste water treatment plant projects in the Middle East (Jordan, Palestine etc.) and Asia (Armenia, Turkey, India etc.) on donor funded projects.

Your Main Duties in this Position

  • Carry-out and provide all necessary activities / services needed to facilitate project progress
  • Master planning
  • Feasibility studies including preliminary design
  • Detailed design, specifications and cost estimates
  • International tendering procedures (e.g. KfW guidelines, FIDIC conditions of contract)
  • Pro-active coordination of input provided by project stakeholders
  • Reporting to donor agencies (KfW, EU, ADB etc.), clients and partners
  • Coordination of local and international multi-national teams

Your Educational Background

  • Technical university degree in (Civil) Engineering with focus on water supply, sewerage and / or waste water treament or equivalent

Your Expertise / Profile

  • Minimum of 15 years sound work experience after graduation in related field with emphasis on team leading on water supply, sewerage and / or waste water treatment plants (WWTP)
  • At least 5 years professional experience in developing countries
  • Experience in working with international partners and authorities
  • Experience with donor (KfW, EU, ADB etc.) funded projects and corresponding conditions of contract, particularly FIDIC
  • Fluency in spoken and written English; French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian or Arabic language skills would be a plus
  • Ability to work in a remote location and in challenging environments
  • Strong management, project planning and organisational skills
  • Leadership and team-building competencies
  • Strong analytical, writing and communication skills
  • Cultural sensitivity
  • MS Office literacy, professional application of subject related software

Duration of Assignments

The duration of assignments in this role vary between 6 months and 5 years over the entire project period; the exact assignment times are subject to project needs.

Apply online

We would be glad to receive your candidacy.

Please send us:
  • Your most recent English CV (KfW, GIZ or EU format) including full contact details, fee expectations and details on availability
  • Copies of relevant diplomas
  • Employee certificates

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