Local recruitment: Technical Specialists for Feed the Future/Water and Food Systems for Resilient Communities Activity

Tetra Tech

Kampala, Uganda 🇺🇬

Practice area(s): Water

Location(s): Kampala, Uganda

Duration: Contract Employee

Classification: Proposal

Hire Type(s): In-Country Applicant

Experience: 6-9 Years

Tetra Tech International Development, a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide, is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for various potential Technical Specialist positions on an anticipated USAID-funded Feed the Future/Water and Food Systems for Resilient Communities Activity.

The anticipated five-year Activity aims to inclusively and equitably improve integrated water resource management, strengthen food systems, and improve water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) service delivery so communities will be empowered to mitigate and adapt to shocks and stressors, thus maintaining their nutrition, health, and livelihood wellbeing.

Tetra Tech seeks mid-career professionals specialized in the following areas:

* Nutrition

* Financial Services

* Agriculture and Value Chain

* Resilience

* Natural Resource Management

* Gender and Youth Engagement

Candidates with primary qualifications and experience in more than one of these areas should indicate their interest in multiple positions in their cover letter.


* Master’s degree (or bachelor’s degree with 7+ years of relevant experience) in a field related to the position of interest.

* At least seven (7) years of relevant professional experience in rural development projects, preferably in the Karamoja region.

* Experience on USAID -funded projects preferred but not required.

* Proven track record of collaborating with a diverse array of stakeholders (including district governments, the private sector, and local organizations).

* Professional fluency (written, oral) in English required. 

Ugandan nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

Please ensure that your Cover Letter and CV/Resume are uploaded and submit only the requested documentation as part of your application. Incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

 At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a vital role in our success. Tetra Tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state and federal authorities.

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 550 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees — 27,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.





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