Technician for humanitarian organization

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  • Location: Others
  • Type: full-time
  • Sector: Construction and Real Estate, Electrotechnics and Power Engineering, Engineering and Manufacturing, Logistics and Transportation
  • Level of position Specialist

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Job description

Have you ever thought of doing a challenging job abroad? Would you like to use your professional skills to improve somebody’s life? Are you willing to work in a developing country? We are looking for experienced technicians as an architects, construction engineers, electricians and motor vehicle experts.

You will be responsible for:

  • planning, carrying out, and overseeing the development or reconstruction of healthcare facilities
  • ordering necessary materials and supervision of their use
  • negotiating with local contractors and suppliers
  • evaluating, designing, improving electric installations of a project (hospitals, stocks, compounds) and trouble-shooting
  • maintaining vehicles
  • hiring and supervision of local staff

We offer

  • working contract for the duration of the mission
  • demanding but also very rewarding work
  • working as part of a multicultural team
  • coverage of all mission-related costs (travel, accommodation, insurance)
  • professional and personal enrichment

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Candidate requirements

  • completed vocational training in a technical field
  • at least 2 years of work experience in a technical area
  • very good knowledge of English essential, other languages (in particular French) are a major advantage
  • improvisational and mechanical skills
  • willing to work in potentially unstable environments and adhere to security rules
  • available to leave for a mission of 1 to 3 months

About our client

Lekári bez hraníc/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, exclusion from healthcare and natural disasters. MSF operates in almost 70 countries worldwide with almost 3,000 international and 31,000 national staff in the field. In 1999 MSF was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

Information about selection process

Usually you should get a response from us latest by 5 working days after sending your CV. If you have not been contacted by then please do not hesitate to contact our office (+420) 226 066 011 or responsible consultant.

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