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Wastewater Treatment Operations Expert (m/f/d)

Job Details
Department: 
Published: 
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Country: 
Jordan
Region: 
Mission start date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Mission end date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Description: 
For an immediate vacancy in one of our ongoing projects in Jordan we are looking for an Expert in Wastewater Treatment Operations.
Task description: 
  • Support the wastewater treatment plant operations and maintenance;
  • Support the implementation of plant certification;
  • Provide for the design of suitable work processes;
  • Capacity building towards improving operation and maintenance (O&M);
  • Assist the improvement of the existing documentation and reporting system for wastewater treatment operations.
Qualifications: 
  • Suitable professional technical education, including a university degree in a subject related to wastewater operations, environmental engineering, and/or civil engineering;
  • Minimum 10 years relevant work experience in the management and operation of wastewater treatment plants;
  • Long-term experience (minimum 5 years) with wastewater treatment operations in a developed country (full cost recovery of wastewater treatment operations) and the application of state-of-the-art technologies;
  • International experience from at least two countries:
    • Countries must include 1 developed country (country with full recovery of O&M costs in the water sector, where public service providers have no or limited financial constraints, apply high operational standards & technologies, and where continuous water supply is common),
    • 1 developing country (country with operational constraints in water supply), and
    • Experience from Jordan would be preferable.
  • Language skills: Fluency in spoken & written English is required; knowledge of Arabic would be preferable.
How to apply: 

If you are interested in the assigned position, we look forward to receiving your application via our online registration tool. The application should include the following documents and information:

  • Your CV in English language, EU-format preferred.
  • A list of reference persons with contact details, if not included in the CV already.

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.