Individual consultant: "Strengthening Capacities to Design and Implement Smart Urban Infrastructure" project

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Manila, , PH

Objective and Purpose of the Assignment
Expertise of water supply engineer is required to help out in supporting project teams on project design, technical preparation, and documentation of both ongoing and proposed projects of Urban Development and Water Division of South Asia Department.

The expert will be required to be based in Manila and will assist the various project teams in preparing  various technical aspects of project processing and implementation of ongoing ADB projects (as per requirement).

Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output
The expert will (a) conduct technical due diligence of the components and packages of identified projects (including review of design documents, preparation various technical and non-technical aspects of the projects) in accordance with the government’s and ADB’s relevant policies and procedures; (b) support ADB teams in reviewing and the executing agencies in preliminary engineering designs, cost estimates, draft bidding documents, and other documents for the proposed projects; and (c) help resolve (as required) technical challenges of ongoing projects.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
The expert will have a bachelor’s, as a minimum, an preferably a master’s degree in preferably civil engineering or water or wastewater engineering or related fields. The expert will have a minimum 10 years of experience in the water sector, and will have both field-based construction as well as on-site operational experience in water and wastewater sector projects.