Job categories Engineering
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5107/22025
Department/office ECR, AUMCO, Pristina
Duty station Pristina, Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244/99)
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration Three months (with possibility of extension)
Application period 22-Jun-2021 to 28-Jun-2021
Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.
The Associate Mechanical Engineer is part of the UNOPS project team, he/she is required to manage, coordinate and supervise day to day activities of contractors on site and report accordingly to the Senior Programme Manager as direct supervisor. The Associate Mechanical Engineer will provide technical assistance and support with reference to the construction works as well as field coordination, ensuring high quality and consistency of work, for the construction works. The Associate Mechanical Engineer will promote a collaborative, client focused, quality and results-oriented approach as a member of the Project Team.
Under the overall supervision of the Senior Programme Manager and reporting directly to the Senior Associate Civil Engineer, the Associate Mechanical Engineer is expected to support the implementation of the project activities through the provision of technical expertise and the application of best practices in the project implementation. The Associate Mechanical Engineer role is required on a needed basis and will assist the Senior Associate Civil Engineer to oversee implementation of contracted works in conforming to the technical specifications of UNOPS. Any situation that may require decision making which will involve changes in the designs and plan will be brought to the notice of the Senior Programme Manager with details of issues encountered at site and appropriate recommendations.