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One UN Roster Mechanical Engineer
|Location :||Gaza, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES|
|Application Deadline :||02-Jun-21 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||Service Contract|
|Post Level :||SB-4|
|Languages Required :||Arabic English|
|Duration of Initial Contract :||6 months with the possibility to extend based on fund availability and performance|
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
The UN Agencies active in Palestine (UN Country Team) requested the one UN HR group to establish a One UN Roster that is made of the most frequently required positions. The following Generic Vacancy Announcements support the establishment of this One UN Roster. The Roster will be a list of pre-vetted, highly qualified candidates, and it serves the purpose of fast-tracking recruitment processes as positions become available. After a rigorous selection process, successful candidates will be placed in the respective One UN Roster for a period of 24 months. While placement on the Roster does not guarantee a position, it is going to be an important resource for filling future vacancies. Candidates placed on the Roster will be reviewed when a relevant position becomes available and if found suitable, are offered placements through a direct selection process.
APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THE COMPLETED UNDP P-11 FORM WILL BE TREATED AS INCOMPLETE AND WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
UNDP P11 form (new Personal History form) (google.com) Kindly note that the system will only allow one attachment.
This Generic Vacancy Announcement serves the purpose of creating a One UN Roster to be used to expedite the hiring of personnel whenever a UN entity/Agency in the State of Palestine needs personnel contracting services in the respective area.
This Generic Vacancy Announcement is exclusively intended for Mechanical Engineer Service Contract positions at SB4 level in any UN entities operating in the State of Palestine. The One UN Roster is a list of pre-vetted, highly qualified candidates intended to fast-track recruitment processes as positions become available. After a rigorous selection process, successful candidates will be placed in the Mechanical Engineer SB4 Roster. While placement in the Roster does not guarantee a position, it is an important resource for filling vacancies. Candidates placed on the Roster will be reviewed when a relevant position becomes available and if found suitable, are offered placements through a direct selection process.
Purpose for the job
The Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for providing a variety of specialized tasks, ensuring accurate and timely delivery that is in compliance with the UN Agency’s rules and regulations. The below tasks are expected to be carried out with a high level of independence.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Technical support for construction projects
2. Reporting and meetings participation
3. Maintain accurate project documentation
4. Perform other duties as required
1. Provide day-to-day technical support for construction projects
2. Reporting and participation at coordination meetings
3. Maintain accurate project documentation
4. Perform other duties as required.
Innovation: Ability to make new and useful ideas work
Leadership: Ability to persuade others to follow
People Management: Ability to improve performance and satisfaction
Communication: Ability to listen, adapt, persuade and transform
Delivery: Ability to get things done while exercising good judgement
Project Management: Ability to plan, organize, and control resources, procedures and protocols to achieve specific goals
Report Writing: Ability to prepare quality reports
Quality Assurance: Ability to perform administrative and procedural activities to insure that quality requirements and goals are fulfilled
Required Skills and Experience
B.Sc. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university
Minimum 5 years relevant experience on projects of similar nature.
Valid driving license and automobile is an asset
Membership in the Palestinian Engineers Association
Fluency in both Arabic and English. Spoken and written.