Cambodia nationals: Navigation Operations Specialist (Deadline extended)

Mekong River Commission (MRC)

Vientiane, Laos 🇱🇦

Division/Office:Planning Division
Salary Level:M-12 Step 1 (US$ 41,670 base salary per annum) plus other benefit package as mentioned in the Job Description
Work Location:MRC Secretariat in Vientiane, Lao PDR
Contract Type/ Duration:Fixed-term Appointment/One-year contract with annual renewal for a maximum of six years
Date Posted:22 July 2022
Closing Date:18 August 2022

This is open to Cambodian national only during this round.

Job Summary:

The jobholder is responsible for operational navigation related activities at the MRCS, particularly related to ensuring navigation safety and coordination of operational navigation projects. In close collaboration with the Water Quality Monitoring Specialist, he or she contributes to the implementation of the PWQ, and assists in minimizing and mitigating the extent of negative effects on water quality due to navigation accidents and pollution spills. He or she contributes to the MRCS planning activities related to navigation and waterborne transport sector led by the Planning Division.

Job Requirements:

Certificate:University degree (Master or higher) in one or more of the following disciplines: maritime and/or inland transport, transport planning, waterway safety, risk management in port and navigation operations
Additional certificates:TOEIC certificate with 600 points and over is required. An equivalent internationally recognized certificate or a university degree from an internationally recognized academic institution whose instruction is in English may also be considered.
Experience:Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in inland and/or maritime navigation, waterway safety, environmental management, project management and engineering

The MRC is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Women are especially encouraged to apply. Besides required qualifications immediate availability will be considered as an advantage to the selection process. Interested applicants may find more information about the position through the Job Descriptions (JDs) and can be found at the bottom of this page. Only short-listed candidates will be notified and are invited for an interview.

Application Procedures:

The application, in a single PDF file, must include:

The application, in a single PDF file, must include:

  1. a cover letter (not longer than 1.5 pages) that outlines clearly how the candidate meets the requirements of the position. The position title and Division must also be indicated.
  2. a CV that must not be longer than five pages.
  3. the MRC Personal History Form.

The candidate must send his/her application via e-mail to the Cambodia National Mekong Committee Secretariat directly, using the contact below:

Cambodia National Mekong Committee

Address: No. 576, National Road No. 2, Sangkat Chak Angre Krom, Khan Mean Chey, Phnom Penh 12353, Cambodia
Tel. +855-23-216514 Fax. +855-23-218 506
E-mail: [email protected]
[email protected]

More information

Job Description

Personal History Form