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Flying Electrical engineer (ESAP Site Manager)
 No. of Post: 1
 Duty Station: Khartoum
 Closing Date: 07 July 2022


The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an impartial, neutral and independent organisation striving to protect and assist the victims of war and internal violence, has been working in Sudan since 1978. The ICRC is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to fill the position of Flying Electrical engineer in Khartoum.



The ICRC Electricity Safety Program (ESAP) envisions the rehabilitation of electrical installations in all ICRC premises worldwide to meet ICRC electrical safety requirements. The ESAP Site Manager oversees the supervision of all electrical works including rehabilitation, new installations, safety checks, operation and maintenance. S/He is part of the Implementation pole of the ESAP human resources setup deployed in the field.

 Duties and responsibilities:

  • Plans and conducts assessments on electrical installations and formulates recommendations of interventions in accordance with the ESAP technical framework.
  • Assists the ESAP project manager in preparation of Bills of quantities and electrical drawings.
  • Organizes with the electrician team leaders the tasks for the prevention of the day in accordance with the general planning of interventions defined with the ESAP project manager
  • Supervises all electrical works in the ICRC premises, intervenes electrical installation work if situation requires.
  • Anticipates in due time, plans and coordinates routine and ad-hoc interventions in accordance with the ESAP operation and maintenance guidelines.
  • Manages the data base of requests for maintenance for electricity related issues.
  • Supervises the movement of material in and out of the ESAP electrical stock of items, coordinates any need for specific tools and equipment for the works
  • Request for the allocation of vehicles to the fleet department and coordinates its movement between the different sites of works.
  • Conducts daily visits to the premises projects sites and closely supervises the electricians team leaders on the ongoing works and provide technical recommendations on the expected standards of workmanship.
  • Organizes small local ad-hoc purchases in accordance with the Administration and the logistics procedures.
  • May receive and implement delegated tasks from the ESAP project in any project management duties such as (but not limited to) budget and planning follow up, updates, reporting etc.
  • Promote internally good practices related to electrical safety and problem solution and ownership oriented.

 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

  • University degree in electrical engineering or similar.
  • 4–5 years' professional experience (post-training) in electrical installation or related discipline.
  • Excellent in written and spoken Arabic and English languages.
  • Computer literacy, Proficient in use of any drawing software for work in electrical engineering.
  • Knowledge in AutoCAD or VISIO and MS project-management suite or equivalent would be an added advantage.                                                                                                                                                           
  • Good knowledge of local electrical wiring regulations and best practices in electrical installations.
  • Good understanding of official Electrical standards and any other related guidelines
  • Capacity to read, understand and interpret electrical drawing and schematic diagrams.
  • Experience in managing 1–3 technical support staff in an electrical work site. 
  • Readiness to spend 50-75% of the time out of the assignment base
  • Driving license, succeeded in ICRC driving test                                                                                                           
  • Skilled in the following competencies: Leadership, Accountability, People management, Teamwork & Collaboration, Representing the ICRC, Beneficiary & Client focused.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are requested to submit their complete files only in English (CV, motivation letter and certificate) on Sudanjob.net website before Thursday, 07 July 2022 at 04 pm.

  • The recruitment office will not consider any applications which are not received directly on Sudanjob.net
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
  • The ICRC values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.

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