Construction Consultant

Save the Children’s vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Save the Children started our work in Vietnam in 1990, and implements programs in the key thematic areas: Education, Health and Nutrition, Child Protection, Child Rights and Governance, Child Poverty, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Emergency Response. At present, Vietnam Country Office has programs in 20 out of 63 provinces in Vietnam.

Save the Children in Vietnam continues to develop innovative programming that reflects the overall strategic goal of measurably improving the survival, health, protection and development of Vietnam’s poorest children by strengthening the capacity of women and children, caring adults, communities and partner organizations. Save the Children is committed to ensuring that all our personnel and programs are absolutely safe for children.

Child safeguarding positioning statement:

We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

We are looking for a Construction Consultant.

Main Objectives: to provide technical support to SCI to examine the technical designs/drawings, cost estimates and construction supervision for the construction works at 5 kindergartern schools in Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, and advise on the necessary adjustments to ensure that the technical requirements are met and the cost estimates are efficient.

Key Competencies:

  • Specialized in construction engineering and supervisory consultancy.
  • 3 years experience in supervisory consultancy/construction engineering management/any related experience to contruction technical.
  • Able to travel to the field (Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province) for supervising.
  • English language and working experience with school contruction will be a plus.
  • Consultant is expected to work in Ho Chi Minh City or Dong Nai.

For further information and how to apply, please go to our website here.

The closing date for application is 5 pm on 30 April 2018. Applications will be treated in confidence. Due to the volume of applications we receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted and CVs cannot be returned.

Save the Children is an equal opportunities employer. Our selection processes reflect our commitment to the protection of children from abuse, and our people are as diverse as the challenge we face. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of age, disability, HIV/AIDS status, race, national origin, religion, or sexual orientation.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Save the Children
Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2018-04-30