Graduate Engineer - Piped Water
Position: Graduate Engineer - Piped Water
Start Date: Immediate
Full-time or Part-time
TapEffect is a new business established to increase access to affordable clean tap water for households across Cambodia. This is a great opportunity to support a social enterprise looking to grow.
The Project Engineer will report to the CEO and Operations Manager. The right person is interested in building their skills in:
Project Management: Take a lead on driving project completion through project planning and scheduling, contractor management, and construction supervision.
Team work: Work in a team to deliver outcomes and build TapEffect’s network of contractors and suppliers and support the team in matters of admin and logistics.
Technical design: Put to practice technical design skills, build technical skills in new areas, deploy new technologies and support the operations and construction of piped water systems.
Specific responsibilities include:
Project Planning: Understand the project plan and help to implement the activities on time and to budget.
Project Development: Work with the team in project development – pipeline development of new sites, assessing systems, obtaining site licences
Admin Support: Support the team in financial or account management and with supporting with an NGO partner
R&D: Technology research and selection and design of research & development initiatives
Best Practice: Demonstrate leadership to establish systems for best practice for design and construction to ensure that TapEffect is a leader in quality systems, innovation and demonstrating a professional approach.
Technical Design: Feasibility studies and design of piped water systems – including network planning, detailed design and drawings, equipment specifications, procurement guidelines, project cost estimation and methods for offsite monitoring.
Due Diligence assessments of existing systems to determine valuation and expansion plans.
Remote Monitoring: Rather than single systems, TapEffect will run a portfolio of systems – support the implementation and design of remote monitoring processes and systems for effective operation.
Procurement & Logistics: Procurement of piped water equipment and logistics coordination.
Contractor Management: Commercial contract design, sub-contractor selection and management.
Construction supervision: – weld test programs, site decisions, site safety, contractor management, site decisions.
Who we are looking for
We are looking for a team member that:
Has an engineering degree (or related) from a leading university.
Is motivated to design and build piped water networks – increasing access to water across Cambodia, and building skills in engineering project delivery and operations
Has good communication and stakeholder management skills
Good English and Khmer proficiency
The role can commence immediately. Please send a brief cover letter and resume to Ajay Chouhan at ajay.c@TapEffect.asia
Operations Manager, TapEffect