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– PAVEMENT EVALUATION ELDORET – WEBUYE – MALABA ROAD

 

LOCATION          Kenya

STATUS/REFERENCE      FWC

AGENCY/DONOR            EC

EXPERTS              2

E1           Senior Highways Engineer

E2           FWD Expert

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT      1st May 2013

NUMBER WORK DAYS

E1           40 days input

E2           25 days input

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS     Fluency in English (written and spoken)

DEADLINE           27/MARCH/2013 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.

ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts

ELIGIBLE NATIONALITIES             all

OBSERVATIONS

•             Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

•             Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

•             All experts must have at least regional experience

•             Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

 

 

CONTACT applications@killefitconsult.com

 

 

Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

 

1 – Your up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2 – The country, no of position/field (s) you will apply for in the subject line of message

3 – Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

4 – Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

5- Applicants are encouraged to create their consultant profile in our online registry at: http://www.killefitconsult.com/beta/

 

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

 

The mission will be composed of one senior expert and one junior expert with the following profiles and qualifications:

 

Expert 1: Senior Highways Engineer – (40 days input)

Senior Category: minimum 10 years’ experience

Education:

•             University Degree in Civil Engineering and be an accredited member of an internationally recognized professional body; or equivalent professional experience of at least 20 years.

Experience:

•             Must have extensive experience in construction supervision of major roads at the level of Resident Engineer construction quality contro or Materials Engineer.

•             Must have specific practical knowledge of analytical asphaltic pavement design procedures and construction quality control testing techniques.

•             Should be fully conversant with Superpave asphalt concrete and Marshalls mix design procedures.

•             Must have practical experience and competence with use of Falling Weight Deflectometer equipment, including evaluation and interpretation of results.

•             Previous working experience in developing countries, and preferably Sub-Saharan Africa is desirable.

•             Language skills: Excellent writing and verbal communication skills in English essential.

 

Expert 2: FWD Expert – (25 days input)

Junior Category: minimum 3 years’ experience

Education:

•             University Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent professional experience of 5 years

Experience:

•             Must have extensive practical experience in the use of Falling Weight Deflectometer (FWD) equipment for evaluation of road pavements, and must be competent in its calibration.

•             Computer based pavement analysis skills are considered essential.

•             Previous working experience in developing countries, and preferably Sub-Saharan Africa is desirable.

•             Language skills: Excellent communication skills in English essential.

 

The assignment is expected to commence on 1st May 2013

 

•             Methodology to be submitted