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Design Engineers – Water Distribution Systems / Wastewater Sewer Network (m/f/d)

For a future international development project, GITEC-IGIP  GmbH  is looking for Design Engineers – Water Distribution systems / Design Engineers – Wastewater / Sewer network, with expert knowledge on design and hydraulic modelling of water distribution systems/wastewater systems and sound International Project Management and management of FIDIC based contracts.


Water and Wastewater Services for Syrian Refugees and Host Communities in Jordan VII-VIII

The KfW funded project is on its VII-VII phase and it is a continuation of efforts to provide the local population and Syrian refugees in the Northern Governorates of Jordan—Irbid, Jerash, Ajloun, and Mafraq—with better access to water and sanitation services.

Implementation services of the project will include:

1. Rehabilitation and extension of water distribution works in cities and villages

2. Rehabilitation and/or replacement of wells

3. Rehabilitation and extension of sewer systems

4. The procurement of the works contracts for both Components 1 ( water supply )and component 2 (WWT)

5. Small investment measures to improve services for vulnerable households



The Main Tasks Will Include


  • Collection and processing of all relevant and available data , as well as assessing the current situation.
  • Verify preliminary designs and reconfirm investment lists for detailed design
  • Elaborate a design concept for each Component1,2
  • Elaboration of an implementation plan (detailed design, tendering, construction,etc)
  • Execution of required additional investigations (topographical, geotechnical, etc.)                
  • Preparation of detailed design of the works                         
  • Elaboration of separated water distribution zones and the sewer collection zones              
  • Hydraulic calculation, modelling and dimensioning
  • Preparation of detailed drawings of civil works
  • Support in preparation of the bills of quantities (BoQs)
  • Preparation of a detailed design report.


Your Educational Background

Engineering degree with at least 10 years’ work experience

Your Expertise / Profile

General professional experience:
  • Sound experience in project management of a team composed of international and local experts
  • 10 years of international professional experience of which 8 years specifically for construction supervision of wastewater/sewer systems OR construction supervision for water supply distribution systems
  • Sound experience in the management of FIDIC contracts
  • Thorough knowledge of procurement rules
  • Good command of English
Specific professional experience:
  • Expert knowledge on design and hydraulic modelling of water distributions systems incl. NRW/leakage OR of wastewater systems issues is required
  • Work experience on similar assignments in FIDIC based (Red Book/Pink Book, ect) contracts will be an asset.


Time Schedule / Duration of Assignment

The project is estimated to start in June 2023 for a period of  55 months. The duration of the assignment as for the design team is expected to be 18 months at the beginning of the project.

If you are interested please send us an email containing your most recent English CV, copies of relevant diplomas and employers‘ certificates including full contact details, fee expectations (per day / per month)  and details on availability to:

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Quoting the Job ref.: DEng_JOR_KFW_WSS112022

Or apply online via the Application-Form in the section below.

Please note that we can only consider candidates who meet the required criteria!


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We would be glad to receive your candidacy.

Please send us:
  • Your most recent English CV (KfW, GIZ or EU format) including full contact details, fee expectations and details on availability
  • Copies of relevant diplomas
  • Employee certificates

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