Senior River Engineer

The World Bank
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
International Organization
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
Apply By: 
20 March 2018
1 day remaining until the deadline.

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Country                     :MYANMAR

Project       &         &MYANMAR

Ayeyarwady Integrated RiverBasnbsp;                 : IDA 55590

 Basject ID                  :P146482

Assignment Title       : Senior River Engineer

ReferenceNo :C3.15



The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received interest free loan financingassistance from the World Bank toward the cost of the Ayeyarwady Integrated River Bas in Management (AIRBM) Project. Directorate ofWater Resources and Improvement of River Systems (DWIR), MoTC is the implementing agen cy of the AIRBM through the ProjectManagement Unit (PMU) established under the supervision of the secretary of DWIR, and intends toapply part of the credit forconsulting services for Senior River Engineer.

The PMU now invites expressions of inter ests from qualifiedcandidates for the below positions. Interested candidates must provide their updated curriculum vitae (CV), indi cating personaland technical skills, qualifications and experience in similar assignments. In their expressions of interest, the ca ndidates arerequested to indicate the position they apply for and the relevant reference number stated below:


C3.15 – Senior River Engineer:


The Consultant shall meet the following minimumqualifications:

An advanced degree in civil engineering
A degree in river/inland waterways design or engineerinng
The e qualifications:
Rivercivil engineering pecially on infrastructure works such as building groynes and dikes, and dredging works;
River andwaterway design;
River modeling (morphology and hydraulics) for channel design, river and bank stabilization, riverhydraulics;
Expert in geomorphology and sediment transport, and watershedmanagement.


He/she mu st have:
Excellent computerskills;
Proficiency with  Computer  Aided  Design  and  Dra fting  programs  such as AUTOCAD, ARCINFO or equivalent software;
Proficiency in conducting river modelingand preparing engineeringdesigns, plans, specifications, quantity take-offs, cost estimates, and comprehensive design reports for all of the abovefeatures;
Experience in providing training in modeling;
Excellent knowledge of written and spok enEnglish

Excellent project writing skills
Working Experience in the region is anadvantage
Experience with projects funded by international organizations such as the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, or similar institutions.


In lieu of academic qualification, relevant long-termexperience will be considered.

The services are expected to be carried out over a period of 12 months with the possibility of extension experience

The location of the service will be at the PMU Office PMU Office (Building7)


No.400, DWIR Compo ffice (Building (7)), Lower Pazuntaung Road, Postal Code 11171, Pazuntaung Township,Yangon Myanmar


The attentionof interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the WorldBank’s

Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Con sultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits

&Grants] by World Bank Borrowers dated July 2014 (“Consult ant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’spolicy on conflict of interest.



A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the IndividualConsultant method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.

Further infor mation can be obtained at the address below duringoffice hours 0900 to 1700 hours.

Expressions of interest must be d elivered in a written form to the address below(in person, or by mail, or by e-mail) by 20th Mar 2018, 17:00hrs.



AIRBM Project, ProjectManagement Unit

Attn: Ei Kyipyar Soe ( National Procurement Officer )

No.400, LowerPazuntaung Road, PazuntaungTownship, Yangon, Myanmar Email:

With a copy to following e-mail addresses: