PUI : Technical Officer - Nablus

Overall objective
Under the responsibility of the Civil Engineer / Technical Manager, the South, Center & North Technical Field Officer Role is to provide technical recommendations and supervise the implementation of the emergency and preventives measures in the North, Center & South of West Bank. 
That mainly – but not exclusively – includes:  
-    Conducting technical assessment for the emergency & preventive responses
-    Follow up & Monitoring of the material delivery with the supplier and community / beneficiaries and Consortium Partners
-    Assessment, Delivery and monitoring after demolition
-    Etc.
Internally, He/she will contribute in reporting, updating the activity follow up tools and work plans. 
Externally, she/he will develop the community mobilization, relations with the municipality councils, identification of local partners if relevant, identification of opportunities/vulnerable groups and communities, etc. 
In addition, He/she is responsible in alerting the team about any related protection issue/incident occurring in the area of intervention. She/he will ensure that the PUI procedures and regulations are fully respected during the implementation of the livelihood activities.   
Tasks and Responsibilities

1.    Conducting Technical assessments related to preventive & emergency responses
-    Conducting field visit in order to evaluate the feasibility and the technical specifications (etc.) of the potential emergency /preventives responses identified
-    Cross checking the collecting information with different source of information (CEW; VC. Suppliers; victims; Geographical Partner)
-    Conducting a risk assessment for each proposed response including the formulation of some recommendation of material delivery and installation (i.e. Area C)
-    Updating the Technical assessment with the technical specifications and budget according to the ongoing tender
-    Being part of the emergency and preventive response’s committee selection 

2.    Supervising and monitoring the delivery of the material in the North, Center & South
-    After the validation of the response, coordinating with the supplier the delivery of the material
-    To ensure delivery of construction material. Establishing the bill of quantities and delivery notes.
-    Coordinating the delivery & installation of the material with the community, victims and the consortium Partners
-    Monitoring the smooth implementation the material by conducting regular field visit and writing reports
-    Document all activities by collecting and providing all necessary information and taking photos before/after the activity. )  
2.    Assessment and monitoring after demolition
-    With the support of the Civil Engineer-Technical Manager, conducts assessment and monitoring of the response after demolition incident.
Report to

    Civil Engineer – Technical Manager
    Works in coordination with

    WB Field Coordinator
    Protection Team Unit
    Field Officer
    Quality Department
    Logistics & Administrative assistant

Duty Station
This position is based in PUI Field Office in Nablus with at least 70% of the working time spent on the field including Center, South of West Bank (Hebron mainly).

Required knowledge and skill
    Bachelor degree preferably in the field of Civil Engineering, Agriculture studies, Agronomist, WASH or related field.
    Minimum of 2 years of relevant working experience in related fields.
    Project management certificate is preferred.
    Valid and clean driving license. 

Required Personal Characteristics (fitting into the team, suitability for the job and assignment)
    Very good knowledge of North West Bank villages and ability of movement in the field. 
    Fluency in written and spoken Arabic and English
    Professionalism, presentation, communication and networking skills.
    Ability to work independently while taking initiatives and showing a sense of responsibility
    Ability to work under pressure. 
    Ability to work with various partners, in a spirit of openness,  and with adaptable communications strategies
    Ability to write reports and follow-up execution of projects’ activities. 
    Ability to meet deadlines. 
    Sense of diplomacy
    Dynamic team player.
    Computer skills, in particular MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS Project and the Internet

If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit a cover letter and a detailed resume including a salary history, 2 professional supervisory references (whom we may contact). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Send your application to: hr@premiere-urgence.ps. The email subject line should include the following position name: Technical Field Officer, the closing date is: March 15, 2016. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.