UNOPS looking for Senior Environmental Engineer (Coastal Engineering)

October 28, 2022

The scope of work comprises the following activities: 

  1. Collect and collate baseline information sourced from DFAT; the Kiribati Government and other organisations working in Kiribati.
  2. Undertake a desktop review of the available information and prepare a plan for the field visit.
  3. Conduct a scoping mission to Kiribati with UNOPS representatives sometime in November/December 2022.
  4. Meet with DFAT, Kiribati Government Departments and community representatives.
  5. Carry out an assessment of the proposed three sites that have been identified as requiring coastal protection.
  6. Investigate the capacity of local physical works contractors and the availability of construction materials.
  7. Prepare a scoping mission presentation and report.
  8. Develop concept coastal protection options for the pilot site.
  9. Prepare a high level budget for the proposed project stages of feasibility study; detailed design and construction.
  10. Prepare a timeline for the proposed stages.
  11. Prepare a proposal and presentation in collaboration with UNOPS SEAMCO personnel for submission to DFAT.
  12. Attend virtual meetings with UNOPS, DFAT and government partners during the assignment. Prepare minutes and distribute.



The following experience is desirable:

Language Requirements: Fluency in English required.

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