National Water Resources Institute Recruits over 40 Positions

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18 May, 2011

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Vacancies in Nigeria

The National Water Resources Institute, Kaduna a parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Water Resources, hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in some senior and junior vacant positions . Applicants from under- represented states shall be given preference. Interested persons desirous of career challenges are to apply for the positions below:

(Secretarial Cadre)

Position: Confidential Secretary II – Contiss 06

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must possess a minimum of ND in office Technology and Management or Secretarial Studies from a Government recognized awarding institution plus 3 years cognate post-qualification experience.
Those without 120wpm and 50wpm in shorthand and typewriting need not apply. Similarly, those without practical ICT knowledge will not be considered.

Position: Confidential Secretary III – Contiss 05

No. of person(s) required: ( 4 Vacancies )

Applicant must possess ND in Office Technology and Management or Secretarial Studies from a Government recognized awarding Institution. Those without 100 wpm and 50wpm in shorthand and typewriting respectively need not apply. Similarly, those without practical ICT knowledge will not be considered.

(Technical Cadres)

Position: Technical Officer (Architecture)- Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of HND with good grade in Architecture or equivalent qualification with NYSC Certificate.

Position: Senior Craftsman (Plumbing)- Contiss 04

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of Secondary School certificate of NABTEB certificate plus Government Trade Test Class I in Masonry or Plumbing.
A minimum of 5 years cognate experience is required.

Position: Foreman (Masonry and Plumbing) – Contiss 05

No. of person(s) required: (2 Vacancies )

Qualification

Applicants must be holders of Secondary School Certificate or NABTEB Certificate plus Government Trade Test Class I in Masonry and Plumbing.
A minimum of 8 years practical experience is required.

(Engineer Cadre)

Position: Engineer I (Electrical) – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or a Bachelor Degree with at least 3 years relevant experience.

Position: Engineer II – Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (2 Vacancies )

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of a good Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering with NYSC certificate.
(Auditor Cadre)

Position: Auditor I – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be a holder of a good Masters degree in Accounting or a good Bachelor degree/HND with 3 years cognate experience

Position: Auditor II: Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (2 Vacancies )

Qualification

Applicants must holder of a good Bachelors degree or HND in Accounting with NYSC Certificate.

(Accountant Cadre)

Position: Accountant I – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Candidates must be holder of a good Masters Degree in Accounting or a good Bachelor degree/HND
Should have 3 years cognate experience

Position: Accountant II: Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (2 Vacancies )

Qualification

Applicants must be holder of a good Bachelor degree or HND in Accounting with NYSC Certificate.

General Rules for Noting by Applicants)

Applicants for this cadre must have good degrees or HND in Accounting
Cognate experience refers to experience in accounting or auditing schedules in the public sector.

(Administrative Officer Cadre)

Position: Senior Administrative Officer Contiss 11

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must a holder of Ph.D with at least 3 years cognate experience or Masters Degree with 6 years experience or a good Bachelors Degree with at least 9 years cognate experience.

Position: Administrative Officer I – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of Master degree of good Bachelors degree with at least 3 years cognate experience.

Position: Administrative Officer II – Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of a good Bachelors degree plus NYSC certificate.

General Rules for noting by Applicants

All degrees must be from recognized institutions of higher learning with specialty in particularly Social Sciences or Arts subjects
Cognate experience refers to administrative experience in an educational tertiary Institution, Research Institute, Training Institute or any such organization.
Applicants with lower than 2nd class (lower) in their 1st degree need not to apply unless it is supplemented by at least a post-Graduate Diploma.

(Data Processing (Software) Cadre)

Position: Senior Data Processing Officer – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of HND in Computer Science from a government recognized institution with 3 years data processing/software management experience.

Position: Higher Data Processing Officer – Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicant must be holder of HND in or Computer Science from a Government recognized awarding institution

Librarian Cadre

Position: Senior Librarian- Contiss 09

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualification

Applicants must be Holder of Ph.D in Library Science or Masters Degree in Library Science (MLS) with 3 years cognate experience plus 1 journal articles/ 2 conference papers or Bachelor degree in Library Science (at least 2nd class lower) with 6 years cognate experience plus 1 journal article/s conference papers

Position: Librarian I: Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 Vacancy)

Qualifications

Applicant must holder of Masters degree in Library Science (MLS) or Bachelors degree in Library Science (at least 2nd Class lower) with 3 years cognate experience especially in cataloguing.

(Technician/Technologist Cadre)

Position: Principal Technician II/Senior Technologist – Contiss 09

No. of person(s) required: (4 Vacancies)

Qualifications/Area of Specialization

Applicants must be holders of HND in:

Mechanical Engineering (1 no)
Science Laboratory Technology (1 no)
Soil Mechanics/Civil Engineering (1 no)
Water Resources (Drilling Tech) (1no)
Applicants should have at least 6 years laboratory/workshop experience as well as having practical skills in his area of specialization or possession of C&G full Technological Certificate (FTC) with 9 years intense practical laboratory/workshop experience.

Position: Senior Technician/Technologist I – Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (4 Vacancies)

Qualifications/Area of Specialization

Applicants must be holders of HND in:

Water Resources (hydraulics) (1no)
Water Resources/Civil Engineering (Hydrology) (1 no)
Land Survey (1 no)
Soil Mechanics/Civil Engineering (1 no)
Applicants should have at least 3 years laboratory/workshop experience as well as have demonstrable practical skills in his area or possession of C&G FTC or equivalent with at least 6 years practical Experience.

Position: Higher Technician/Technologist II – Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (3 Vacancies)

Qualifications/Area of Specialization

Applicants must be holders in:

Science Laboratory Technology (Chemistry) (2 nos)
Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (1no)
Applicant should have at least HND plus NYSC certificate or membership of NIST or FTC plus 3 years laboratory/workshop experience.

(Instructor Cadre)

Position: Senior Instructor –Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (1 vacancy)

Qualifications

Applicant must be holder of a good HND or equivalent qualification in Wastewater Engineering from a recognized Institution with at least 3 years classroom instruction experience or possession of Technical Teachers’ Certificate (TTC) plus City Guilds FTC with 5 years relevant experience.

Position: Higher Instructor –Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (2 vacancies)

Qualifications

Applicants must be holders of a good HND or equivalent qualification in:

i) Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (1 no)

ii) Water Resources Engineering (1nos)

Applicants’ qualifications must be from a recognized institution with NYSC discharge certificate of C&G FTC plus TTC with 2 years relevant experience.

Academic Departments

(Lecturer Cadre)

Position: Lecturer I: Contiss II

No. of person(s) required: (5 vacancies)

Areas of Specialization required for this rank are as follows:-

Public Health Engineering or Environmental Engineering (1 No.)
Hydraulics Engineering (1 No.)
Solid and Water Conservation Management (1 No.)
Hydrogeology/Geophysics (1 No.)
Rural Sociology (1 No)

Qualifications

Applicant must be a holder of Ph.D in the relevant field with at least 3 years cognate experience or holder of Master Degree in any of the fields above with at least 6 years cognate experience
Applicant must have journal articles to their credit as well as papers presented at conference and Seminars
Lecturer I applicants should have registration with relevant professional body.

Position: Lecturer II: Contiss 09

No. of person(s) required: (9 vacancies)

Area of specialization required for this rank are as follows:

Analytical Chemistry (1No.)
Geochemistry or Environmental Chemistry (1 No.)
Civil/Hydraulics Engineering (2 Nos.)
Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (3Nos)
Agric/Water Resources/Civil Engineering (Hydrologist) (1 No)
Environmental Management (1 No)

Qualifications

Applicant must be a holder of Ph.D in the relevant field or Masters degree with at least 3 years cognate experience
A Bachelors degree (at least 2nd class lower) with a minimum of 6 years cognate experience.
Applicant must have journal articles to their credit as well as papers presented at conference and Seminars.

Position: Lecturer III: Contiss 08

No. of person(s) required: (13 vacancies)

Areas of specialization required are as follows:

Civil/Water Resources Engineering (2 Nos)
Public Health/Wastewater/Environmental Engineering (3 nos)
Hydrogeology (2 nos)
Applied Physics/Geography (1No.)
Hydraulics Engineering (2nos
Agric/Water Resources/Civil Engineering (Hydrologist) (2 Nos)
Soil and Water Conservation Engineering (1no)

Qualifications

Applicant must be a holder of Masters degree or a Bachelors degree (at least 2nd class lower) with a minimum of 3 years cognate experience.

Position: Assistant Lecturer: Contiss 07

No. of person(s) required: (16 vacancies)

Area of specialization required are as follows

Water Resources Engineering (4 Nos)
Civil Engineering (2 nos)
Agric Engineering (water bias) (2Nos)
Land survey ( 1 no)chemistry (1 no)
Biochemistry (1 no)
Microbiology (1 no)
Agric Econs (1No)
Geology (water bias) (2nos)
Mathematics or Statistics (1 No)

Qualifications

Applicant must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree (at least 2nd class Lower) in any of the areas of specialization above – plus NYSC certificate.

General Rule for noting by applicants to this cadre

Applicants must have their degrees in the relevant fields as specified under each rank
Cognate experience refers to teaching in tertiary educational institution, Research Institute or Industrial work experience.

Method of Application

Interested applicants should forward their applications along with 12 copies of their Curriculum Vitae, 3 sets of photocopies of all cited certificates/documents should be attached.

The CV should highlight the following, among others: Name (Surname first), post applied for, currentemployment and salary, date and place of birth, state and local Government of origin, marital status, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, educational intuitions attended, qualifications obtained with dates, membership of professional bodies, publications (academic staff), working experience with dates and schedules handled, names, postal addresses and e-mail addresses of three referees.

All submissions should be in sealed envelops with the name of the post applied for clearly written at the top left corner of the envelop and addressed to:

The Secretary to the Institute

National Water Resources Institute,

P.M.B 2309

Mando Road, Kaduna.

Applicants should request their referees to send confidential reports on them directly to the Secretary to the Institute to reach him not later than 11th July 2011. All applications must reach the address above on or before 27th June, 2011.

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