Tuesday, May 18, 2010

ETJSSF, Construction Supervisors (2 Positions), Deadline May 28, 2010.


Construction Supervisors (2 positions) for

  1. Prosecutor Delegation Housing in Ermera, Viqueque, and Maliana and Prosecutor Housing in Suai, Oecusee, and Baucau;
  2. Prosecutor Housing at Hera Dili and Dili Prosecutor Office and Warehouse at Caicoli;

GRM is the Managing Contractor for the Australian Government assistance provided to Timor-Leste via the East Timor Justice Sector Support Facility (ETJSSF) - The Justice Facility

We are seeking two Construction Supervisors to be base in Dili with frequent travel to districts. These positions are just for nationals.

Instructions for Applicants

All applications are screened for compliance upon receipt. Only those applications that comply with all instructions and include a completed Application Cover Sheet (see below) will be forwarded to the staff responsible for technical evaluation.

Please contact Lidia Santos via email on: lidia.santos@grm.tl or +670 331 2207 if you have any questions.

Please submit with your application by 28 May 2010 to: lidia.santos@grm.tl or Justice Facility Office Bairro De Villa Verde.

Please provide the following documents:
·         Cover letter and your current Curriculum Vitae.
·         A completed application coversheet, available below at the last page of this document.
·         Applicant must states which position he/she would like to apply.

Applications have to be in English and should not contain any additional material. Applications via email are preferred.



A panel will assess applications on the basis of technical merit.

Note that only those applications from candidates who are able to fulfil all the requirements of the position will be considered and assessed. And only short-listed candidate will be notified for interview

Construction Supervisors

Reports to
Prosecutor General Office Architect and deputy Prosecutor General
Primary counterparts
Office Prosecutor General
1 year fixed term
Based in the Dili with frequent travel to districts.
The sector agencies use Portuguese and Tetun (official languages), as well as Bahasa Indonesia and English (working languages).  Working Advanced Knowledge in written and spoken English and Tetum or Portuguese is required. Knowledge in Bahasa Indonesia is an advantage.

Subcontractor Responsibilities/tasks  
Develop and maintain effective working relationships with all key stakeholders in respect to:
1.      Prosecutor Delegation Housing in Ermera, Viqueque, and Maliana and Prosecutor Housing in Suai, Oecusee, and Baucau.
2.      Prosecutor Housing at Hera Dili and Dili Prosecutor Office and Warehouse at Caicoli.
Under the overall support and direction of the OPG Architect and Deputy Prosecutor General, undertake the following:
·         Fully support to the implementation construction projects ;
·         Supervise the progress of construction and communicate effectively with sub contractor in regard to quality control issue;
·         Provide assistance in project cost estimation;
·         Coordinate with sub contractor and officials in other agencies within the government of Timor-Leste and especially the department of Infrastructure in regard to construction issue;
·          Perform other duties as directed.


Qualifications and Experience
·         Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering;
·         Previous work experience in a office or housing construction;
·         Experience working with sub-contractor at project site;
·         Good understating of cost estimation and quality control;
·         Good communication, writing and computing skills;
·         Proficiency in use of email and computer user programs (Microsoft Office);
·         Valid driver licence;

Women are encourage to apply