Job Details
Site Sub-Engineer
Apply Before : 31-Jan-2020
General Information
Job Location : Integrated Settlement Site, Nuwakot (Other location can be assigned as per the organization requirement) | Outside Valley
Job Category : Construction / Engineering / Architects
No. Of Job Opening : 1
Employement type : full-time
Employement Level : Mid-Level
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before : 31-Jan-2020
Job Specification
Education : Diploma in Civil Engineering
Experience : More than 1 year
Other Specification

Duration: 31st December 2019

Job Purpose:  To ensure the quality delivery of House construction related activities in integrated settlement sites. The major focus must to be given to support program team to ensure timely and quality delivery of housing construction and related works.

Reporting Lines: 

Post holder reports to: Site Engineer and Shelter officer as matrix management

Staff reporting to this post: N/A

Budget Responsibility: N/A

Job Description

Planning and Preparation

  • To support local authority, NRA, Oxfam and other related organization to finalize land for the vulnerable people
  • To support form user committee and construction committee in housing construction site
  • To support Site Engineer to plan, preparation and implement any activities before construction
  • Construction Preparation
  • To carry out pre-construction training and orientation to committees. Support to select skilled and non-skilled labor
  • Establish temporary warehouse and maintain material tracking system
  • Support to establish CSEB production house, support to conduct training and ensure production of CSEB in full capacity

Construction of House

  • To support layout building foundation as per the design and instruction provided
  • Day to day supervision of housing construction. Technical instruction and support should be provided to construction workers
  • Start the construction works everyday with proper plan and orientation to workers
  • Ensure the quality delivery of every activities at the integrated settlement site within agreed timeline
  • Ensure all the constructed houses met required compliance and codes with the standard of government and design
  • Ensure all the quality materials purchased are utilized properly at the construction site
  • Ensure construction committee is well functional and labor contribution from the beneficiary is ensured every day
  • Support User Committee to procure local and other materials as per the MOU meeting all the compliance and transparency. Ensure quality and timely delivery at the site
  • Ensure every construction workers are using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) during the construction periods


  • To support consulting agency to conduct technical input to the house construction at the site
  • Stay regularly at construction site, ensure all the shelter activities are implemented with quality and transparent manner within budget allocation and time frame
  • To work closely with WASH, EFSVL, Gender, DRR, MEAL and other programs throughout all phases of the project cycle
  • To ensure gender equality, social inclusion, child protection and health and safety issues are taken into consideration when implementing all the activities
  • Other assignment provided by Program Coordinator, Executive Director, Site Engineer, Shelter officer and concerned Oxfam staff

Skills & Competence:

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering from recognized institution with at least 2 years’ experience in housing, shelter and earthquake resistant technology is highly required 
  • Most importantly, practical experience in earthquake resistant building construction technology
  • Diplomacy, tact and administrative skills in order to work with people and the post holder should also be at ease in working with local people
  • Willingness to travel very remote areas and Good command on team mobilization and facilitation skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal and team skills and proven ability to be flexible in demanding situations

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization

Note: Applicants should clearly mention the applied position and program in the email subject. All email applications without clearly mentioned position will be disqualified

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