UNOPS Civil Engineer Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

UNOPS Civil Engineer Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. UNOPS Zambia programme looking for “Civil Engineer“. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering may apply on or before 19 May 2021.

The United Nations Office for Project Services is an operational arm of the United Nations, dedicated to implementing projects for the United Nations System, international financial institutions, governments and other partners around the world.

UNOPS Civil Engineer Jobs 2021

The UNOPS has published a job vacancy announcement on 12 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Civil Engineer to be based in Multiple Duty Stations, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Position Civil Engineer
Location Multiple Duty Stations, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
Experience Required Minimum two years
Application Deadline 19 May 2021

UNOPS Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: UNOPS is looking to engage Civil Engineers based at each of the sites. The Civil Engineers will lead the monitoring of contractors’ work at each of the 10 dams sites: Ngolongozya, Nachibanga, Ndondi, Makaba, Kanyika, Kawiko, Nabowa, Katembula, Chibalashi, Chikowa. The Civil Engineers will work under the supervision of the Lead Civil Engineers responsible for each site.

Construction management:

  • Carry out construction supervision as set out in the physical works contract.
  • Identify and report on potential delays and or cost overruns that can be avoided.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly reports that cover supervision activities.
  • Prepare, manage and monitor performance tracking management systems to enable work plans to be followed at the field level with personnel being accountable for their outputs.
  • Assist the Lead Civil Engineer to ensure that the planned activities are conducted safely, on time, within budget and scope.
  • Identify risks, develop mitigation solutions and escalate to the Lead Civil Engineer.
  • Ensure that the implementation of works is in accordance with UNOPS operational directives, instructions and guidelines.


  • Essential: Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited university is required.
  • Desirable: Advanced/Masters degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related built environment field is an asset.


  • A minimum of two (2) years’ of relevant engineering experience and supervising construction activities experience is required.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Local ICA Specialist
  • Contract level: LICA Specialist-8
  • Duration: Up to one year
  • Department/Office: AFR, KEMCO, Kenya MCO
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Languages: Fluency in English is required.
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNOPS Civil Engineer Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 19 May 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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