Chief of Technical Division
Duties and Responsibilities:
The incumbent will be responsible to oversee the Technical Division of the Fund Board Office, by taking care as a whole of technical aspects of the RWSSIP. His/her main responsibility is to assess the technical capability of SOs to determine their eligibility to participate in RWSSIP and to develop strategies for strengthening their capability. This will include recruitment and training of service agencies for strengthening their technical staff. He/she will be fully responsible for the technical appraisal of scheme proposals and will ensure that project designs are prepared in a community-based approach where all decisions are taken by users. He/she will also be responsible for identification, field testing and recommendation to the Fund Board for a range of technical standards to be accepted as the basis of the community water supply design. He/she will appraise of project submissions including that of application of field-tested technical guidelines, will prepare and update the specifications, price and quality norms to be followed by the SOs/communities in the procurement of materials standards and specifications for hardware. He/she will also prepare unit prices and norms and apply them to proposed cost estimates. He/ she participates in TAC meetings and manages all record keeping with reference to the technical aspects of the RWSSIP. H/She will be responsible for reporting to DED and will be liable to him and then through him to ED.
S/he must have Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering or Agricultural Engineering or Water Resource Engineering from recognized national or foreign University.
S/he must have at least 5 (five) years relevant work experience.
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