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Job Announcement

DACAAR invites applications from suitable candidates for the following position:

Job Title: Foreman
Vacancy Number: PB-009/2021   
Nationality: Afghan 
Department: Programme / Operation Sub Department 
Duty station: (Centeral- Kabul, East-Jalalabad, West- Hirat, South, Kandahar, North, Kunduz, North West- Faryab) Regional Offices with travel to provinces.   
Required number: Ten (10)
Gender: Male / Female
Contract: Project Based till end of March 2022 (Extendable)   
Salary: PB-D1, USD (517) including food allowance & Government Tax
Opening Date: 18/11/2021
Closing Date: 27/11/2021
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 organization employs around 900 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:
The Foremen is responsible to ensure the process of activities is on time and the quality and quantity of activities is insured.
  • Follow up of village survey and site selection of well, stand post, bath, latrine and Hand washing facility.
  • Checking the quality of sand and gravel in the project site and production site of the concrete elements.
  • Follow up emergency Bath and Latrine installation according to the design.
  • Follow up of the curing of the concrete work and the concrete elements.
  • Filling the logbook of the vehicles, generators and drilling rigs.
  • Distribution of the concrete elements and construction materials to the site.
  • Filling the daily work record forms.
  • Insure the drinking water distributed to the target families according to the signed contract.
  • Daily assigning of the vehicles, equipment and skill labors for the project’s activities.
  • Mobilization of local community to contribute in the project.
  • Training of hand pump mechanic/ valve man and collecting his/her wages during the installation of the hand pump/stand post.
  • Ensure the supply of sand, gravel, and stone in the well/ stand post site, which is the community responsibility.
  • Daily follow up on going water points/stand posts and latrine construction in the site.
  • Filling of villager agreement and hand pump agreement forms for each water point.
  • The holder of this position must strictly follow the organization existing security policies, procedures and daily instructions of the safety personnel.
  • Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor
Education/ Qualification and Employment Benefits:


Education: University degree, BSc in civil Engineering is required.
Experience: Two (2) years of relevant experience in WASH related Projects.
Other qualifications’ an advantage :Community Mobilization, Good Communication Skills.
Languages: Pashto, Dari 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.
  • Application without Indicating the Vacancy Announcement number and the title of the post applied for in the subject line will not be considered.
  • DACAAR job application form can be obtained from; DACAAR website, acbar website; website / and DACAAR Main Office kabul.
  • Applications submitted as .RAR file or the size exceeds 2MB, will not be accepted by the system
  • Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted and called for the written test/ interview.
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, Afghanistan

Postal address: Central P.O. Box 208, Kabul, Afghanistan
Phone: (+93) 0202230752/ (+93) 0202230753
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