Wednesday, 1 July 2009


Caritas Switzerland, is a Swiss NGO (non-governmental organization) with sound experience in the field of post disaster reconstruction. Caritas is carrying out a Water Supply Project in Meulaboh, Aceh Barat.

The project
  • Construction and rehabilitation of WTP
  • Construction of a distribution network with a total length of more than 50 km and house connection to more than 2.200 house holds
Caritas Switzerland seeks for this project a qualified dynamic and highly motivated personnel to fill the position of:

Water Engineer
for the construction and rehabilitation of the Water Treatment Plant

Summary of job duties and responsibilities:
  • Coordinating the implementation of the WTP with the contractors
  • Leading a team of 2 sites engineer for supervision and monitoring
  • Developing of construction drawings
  • Reporting to the Head of Technical Department
  • Conducting quality control, budget control ensure the implementation according to the schedule
  • Conducting capacity buildingto PDAM during the implementation
  • Conducting project relevant socialization
  • Deputy of the Water Engineer for the Piping Network
  • BA/Masters in Water Engineering or close similar field
  • At least 3 years experience in implementation of WTP
  • At least 2 years experience in the implementation of Water Distribution Networks in a similar position
  • Experience in coordination and cooperation with PDAM and other local authorities
  • High experience in project management and team leadership
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative
  • Experience in socialization of the target group
  • Computer literate and using internet facilities
  • Strong patience and good moral character
Reporting directly to: Head of Technical Department

Location of work: Meulaboh, Aceh Barat, NAD – 100%
Closing Date of Application: 04.07.09
Expected start of work: immediately
Duration of appointment: 7 month with the possibility of extension according to project needs

Interested candidates are invited to submit their complete application with subject “WTP Engineer Caritas” to:

Office Meulaboh, Miss Wita
Jl. Teuku Nyak Arief No.6,
Kelurahan Ujong Kallak, Kecamatan Johan
Meulaboh, Aceh Barat, NAD
(0655) 7000898

Technical Administrator Miss Wita Srubianti@caritas. ch

Only short listed candidates will be notified