Hydrogeologist

Niras

Rwanda 🇷🇼

The expert will be in charge of the identification of critical catchment characteristics, including a detailed hydro-geological description of Mugogo caves and lowland to be performed using the more relevant field reconnaissance. He will also insure the hydro-geological modelling part. The expert will report to the Rwanda Water Board. He will also report to the EU, including the Volcanoes Community Resilience Project team (BEI, WB, etc…)

Business area: Development Consulting

Country: Rwanda, East Africa

Qualifications required:
Minimum requirement: He/She should hold a Master degree or postgraduate qualifications in Hydrogeology or Geology Assets: Preferably with experience with Cave hydrology, Ground water movement in igneous and metamorphic rocks, Karstic groundwater and isotope hydrology. Language skills: Minimum requirements: Excellent English communication skills both orally and in writing; at least C-1 level proficiency in English Assets: At least B-2 level proficiency in French.

Professional experience required:
General professional experience: Minimum requirement: At least 12 years of experience in Hydrogeology; Assets: • Specific professional experience: Minimum requirements: 5 relevant references of similar assignments in estimation of hydro-geological characterization, Electromagnetic and Vertical Electrical Sounding, ground water exploration using groundwater recharge, yield, etc. in data scarce areas Assets

Position length: >Temporary

Position length: 100

Commencement: 22/01/2023

Deadline: Wednesday, December 7, 2022


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