Water Quality Expert


Laos 🇱🇦


The project development objective is to improve water resource and fisheries management in selected areas of the Lower Mekong Basin. The project development objective is to establish key examples of integrated water resources management practices in the lower Mekong Basin at the regional, national and subnational levels, thus contributing to more sustainable river basin management in the lower Mekong. 
The specific component (2) – National Water Resources Management aim to improve institutional capacity for IWRM in the Lao PDR, including strengthening hydro-meteorological systems, water quality monitoring, and water resource modeling. The component also contributes to helping the Lao PDR reduce disaster risk and respond to climate change by improving hydro-meteorological services, as well its flood and drought management capacity.

Qualifications required

Only the experts meeting the set criteria will be shortlisted and contacted.

MSc in Water Chemistry/Environmental Science or any relevant similar field

Professional experience required

  • Minimum 10 years of experience from setting up water quality control system, standard and laboratories. 
  • Experience with water quality management in river basins and water resource management in general. 
  • Experience in training, capacity building and QMS is essential. 
  • Experience from Laos/South East Asia.


Project approx.36 months (anticipated 6 MM)


Spring 2018

Deadline For Applications


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