Radio Operator

International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2016-01-24 Deadline: 2016-01-26
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Secondary Level
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Technician
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Radio Operator-1(pos)

  • Monitor and operate UN HF, VHF radio networks, sat phones and direct line telephone installed in the radio room.
  • Confirm that all equipment installed in the radio room is functioning and if any problem is observed to notify the FSA/FSO.
  • Conduct minor maintenance and repair works of communications equipment, specifically VHF and HF radios.
  • Monitor the proper use of radio procedures and the communication discipline in the radio networks.
  • Responsible for all equipment and stores in the radio room
  • Conduct the weekly VHF radio check as advised by the FSO/FSA.
  • Maintain an up-to-date logbook of staff members travelling in the region. Keep the respective agency focal point informed if any travelling agency staff member is unaccounted for a considerable timeframe.
  • Collect information on incidents and developments in the area of responsibility through staff members in the field, host country security forces, media, UNAFP and local population.
  • Disseminate information related to incidents and developments in the area of responsibility as instructed by FSA/FSO.
  • Update the staff database and warden list and support FSA/FSO in administrative work. 
  • Undertake shift work as assigned by the FSA.
  • Perform other related duties as required. 
General Requirements:
  • Secondary Education or recognized equivalent in radio communication
  • 4 years of professional work experience in UNAFP. Experience as radio operator is an asset.
  • Good typing skills and knowledge of computer applications
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English and Nepali languages

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are requested to submit their application indicating clearly the position applied and CV with three references and a photograph to: Human Resource Department, International Organization for Migration, P.O. Box 25503, Baluwatar, Kathmandu or email by 26 January 2016. Only short listed candidates will be called for interview.



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Organization Summary

Established in 1951, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the principal intergovernmental organization in the field of migration. We are growing rapidly and currently count 151 member states. A further 12 states hold observer status, as do numerous international and nongovernmental organizations. IOM’s programme budget for 2011 exceeds USD 1.3 billion, funding over 2,700 active programmes and more than 7,800 staff members serving in more than 470 field offices in more than a hundred countries.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Baluwatar, Kathmandu, Nepa
Organization Size 50-100
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