Supervisor Ground Water Monitor (GWM)

Afghanistan, Kabul
Posted 9 months ago

Job Announcement

DACAAR invites applications from suitable candidates for the following position:

Job Title: Supervisor Ground Water Monitor (GWM)
Vacancy Number: PB-009/17
Nationality: Afghan 
Department: Programme / Operation Sub Department 
Duty station: North – Regnional Office/ Mazar-e-Sharif, South –Regional Office/ Kandahar, West –Regional office/ Herat and East –Regional Office / Nangarhar Provinces with travelling to other provinces and districts.
Required number: Four (4) (one for Mazar -e- Sharif, one for Kandahar, one for Herat and one for Nangarhar).
Gender: Male / Female
Contract: Project Based till end of December 2017 (Extendable)   


PB-B1, USD (693) including food allowance & Government Tax.


Opening Date: 01/06/2017
Closing Date:  17/06/2017
Organization Background:
DACAAR is a non governmental, humanitarian organization that supports sustainable development in Afghanistan through promoting the ability of local communities to decide upon and manage their own development process. The organisation employs around 600 staff of whom 05 are expatriates. Core thematic areas are: Water, Sanitation & Hygiene; Natural Resource Management; Small Scale Enterprise Development; Women’s Empowerment.
Position Description:
Supervise Groundwater Monitoring wells regularly, manage GWM technicians, collect hard/soft data from the GWM wells properly and prepare the monthly reports accurately.
  •  Supervise daily activity of GWM in the region.
  • Supervise the GMWs wells and collect the Ground Water Monitoring data.
  • Keep the field measurement equipment and tools in the operational situation.
  • Support GMWs teams regarding proper data measurement and documentation
  • Data collection from Diver in installed and other wells manually in the targeted areas
  • Send monthly report to main office on time.
  • Keep the hard files of the field data in the field level.
  • Contribute in the provision of monthly, quarterly and yearly progress report
  • Technically support to WASH project regarding to the water well drilling and filter and pipe installation when requested.
  • Able to perform water well pumping test and ensure the accuracy of field data measurement, recording and documentation.
  • Support database technically and data information system regarding field data collection.
  • Participate in any meeting, Workshop and conference where is it needed
  • Any other relevant task given by the supervisor

Education/ Qualification and Employment Benefits

Education: Bachelor at Geology, Hydraulic engineering and Civil Engineering.
Experience: At least three years of experience in WASH related project.
Other qualifications’ an advantage:

  • Good communication, both in writing and speaking in Dari, Pashto and English skills.
  • Ability to plan, organize and work under pressure.
Languages: Dari/ Pashto and English.
Employment benefits:
·         Good training opportunities to enhance employees’ skills

·         Eid bonus on both Eids (after the completion of three months service)

·         36 days of paid annual leave per year

·         10 days of paid sick leave per year

·         30 days of paid Hajj leave (after the completion of one year service)

·         90 days of paid maternity leave for female employees(after the completion of three months service)

·         5 days of paid paternity leave for male employees(after the completion of three months service)

·         15 days of public holidays per year

Procedure for submission of applications:

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a DACAAR Job Application Form along with introduction letter and CV online to or a Hard copy to HR Department in DACAAR main office Kabul.
Important Note:
·   Applications without DACAAR Job Application Form will not be considered.

·    DACAAR job application form can be obtained from; DACAAR website, acbar website; website / and DACAAR Main Office kabul.

·   Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted and called for the written test/ interview.

·   The salary would be paid in AFN according to the actual exchange rate.

DACAAR is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the society. While all applicants will be strictly assessed on their individual merit, qualified women, people with disabilities and members of minority communities are especially encouraged to apply.
Kabul Office Address:
DACAAR, Main Office, Paikob-e-Naswar, Wazirabad, Kabul, AfghanistanPostal address: Central P.O. Box 208, Kabul, Afghanistan
Phone: (+93) 0202230752/ (+93) 0202230753
Web site:

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