Posted on :
7 Jul, 2011
7 Jul, 2011
Habitat for Humanity International – Ghana is a non-profit organisation dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness worldwide and making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action.
Habitat for Humanity Ghana seeks experienced candidates to fill the position of Construction Specialists in its Kumasi and Sunyani branches.
The Construction Specialist will ensure that all Construction Technical Assistance (CTA) given as part of Housing Support Services (HSS) to clients either for an incremental housing solution or home improvement such as water and sanitation solutions are done in accordance with Habitat for Humanity Ghana standards. The CS is also expected to deliver services to clients of Microfinance partners in the form of Construction Technical Assistance (CTA)
Working at project level
Enjoys working with low-income people
High level of integrity combined with ability to make timely decisions
Limited office hours with constant travel to the field for delivering construction technical assistance services to clients of partner MFIs
Must be willing to travel regularly within the Ashanti and Brong Ahafo regions of Ghana
Must be residing in Kumasi or Sunyani
Must be able to ride a motorbike
Required Skills or Experience
Suitable candidates will need to satisfy the following requirements:
Minimum Higher National Diploma (HND) in Civil Engineering or Building Technology with at least five years’ experience in construction supervision
Or a Construction foreman with Construction Trades Certificates (CTC III) and 10 years’ experience in construction supervision
Excellent with use of figures and ability to estimate the cost of building projects
How To Apply
For a detailed job description, please visit our website: http://www.hfhghana.org
Kindly submit CVs and motivational letters to: [email protected]
If you have not had any response within six weeks after the closing date, please accept that your application has not been successful.
Offer valid till: 11 Jul, 2011