Health Infrastructure Project Manager

Dates:
May to July 2018

Key Responsibilities

  • Work on one of two projects: the construction of nurses’ quarters at a local medical dispensary or the construction of a medical lab

  • Work in collaboration with local nurses and health officials to understand community needs and ensure they are included in planning

  • Get government approval from the Ministry of Health and Public Health Department for the exact site of the nurse’s quarters and the blueprints/floorplan

  • Lay the foundation for the nurses’ quarters/medical lab

  • Write a detailed funding proposal, including a detailed bill of quantities for a nurse’s quarters and maternity ward at the Asembo Dispensary, in collaboration with dispensary staff and Kar Geno

  • Develop a detailed construction manual for the process of laying a foundation, and a step-by-step guide for getting early ministry approval, both of which will be integrated into existing project manuals

Qualifications

  • Highly conscientious and organized

  • Comfortable holding employees and contractors accountable

  • Able to manage interdependent workflows and stages

  • Confident in negotiations and bargaining

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Engineering or construction background not required but valuable

  • Technical expertise from an engineering/construction POV provided through contractors/architects locally (local arch/engineers can be consulted for quality control)

Application Process

Step 1:

Email your resume to applications@sidcanada.org

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Step 3:

We will contact you to arrange an informational interview

Step 4:

If there is mutual interest, we will invite you to a second interview