MACS Energy & Water is an independent consulting company active in the field of infrastructure finance. We focus on the changing realities in the Water and Energy sectors. Our vision and approach are based on holistic thinking, which is imperative to get sustainable water and energy projects off the ground. For the Project Rural Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment Programme – Ajara, at the earliest possible date, we are looking to employ a:
Junior Consultant – Civil Engineer or similar
The Project concerns the rehabilitation, new construction and implementation of communal infrastructure in the water sector (i.e. water supply and wastewater treatment) in the Autonomous Republic of Ajara, Georgia. The purpose of the Project is to improve the water supply and the wastewater discharge and treatment, especially with regard to access to services, sustainability and reliability. The living conditions of the semi-urban and rural population will thereby be improved contributing to poverty reduction as well as to better protection of the environment and natural resources.
The position is based in Ajara, Georgia and initially limited to 2 years, with the possibility of extension. The position covers the following tasks:
Technical and organizational support to planning, implementation and monitoring of the project at different locations in Ajara;
Maintaining and cultivating sound working relationships;
Facilitating knowledge and information management;
Ensuring high quality and impact monitoring.
Engineering university degree, preferably civil or environmental engineering, environmental science, development studies, or similar. Post graduate qualifications would be considered as an asset.
Knowledge of rural water and wastewater systems.
Interest in a generalist position;
First work experiences would be an asset, however university graduates are welcome to apply.
Excellent language and communication skills in English and German - both written and spoken - are essential. Additional knowledge of Georgian or Russian is an asset
Team player with a creative and enthusiastic personality.
Interdisciplinary and international expert teams;
Space and time to develop and contribute with innovative ideas and concepts;
Exciting and challenging perspectives;
Collaboration with international clients and partners.