Monday, September 11, 2023

Water Supply and Sanitation Infrastructure Manager for Tanzania MUM Project

Under the supervision of the Water Services Team Lead, the Water Supply and Sanitation Infrastructure Manager will be responsible for water and sanitation infrastructure implementation, including site investigation, design, environmental compliance, preparation of bidding packages, and construction management services for USAID’s construction contractor(s). In coordination with the Chief of Party (COP) and Deputy COP-Technical, the Water Supply and Sanitation Infrastructure Manager will manage two lead engineers as part of their supervisory responsibility over the engineering and construction management components of MUM’s WASH infrastructure implementation as part of Strategic Objectives 1 & 3.

  • Degree in relevant field such as civil or water resources engineering, water and environmental engineering.
  • Master’s degree or equivalent and 7 years’ experience in a relevant field, OR bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 10 years’ experience in a relevant field.
  • Demonstrated technical experience in water supply delivery, including in at least three of the following areas: infrastructure development, hydraulic design, preparation of bidding packages for water supply infrastructure, training and capacity building, community engagement, and pro-poor approaches to WASH access.
  • Minimum of seven years’ progressively responsible relevant professional experience in international development. At least three years must be in a management position.
  • Experience with sanitation infrastructure in urban settings and managing donor-funded activities is desired.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Swahili.
  • Computer literate (in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.), including AutoCAD and hydraulic modeling/design software.
  • Demonstrated experience overseeing teams across multiple WASH focuses, ensuring appropriately tailored and synchronized activities.
  • Knowledge of water supply infrastructure design, bidding document production, and construction management.
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