WATER AND SEWERAGE COMPANY INCORPORATED (WASCO) - ST. LUCIA
PROJECT ENGINEER – VIEUX FORT WATER SUPPLY REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT
The Water and Sewerage Company Incorporated (WASCO) of St. Lucia is currently undertaking the Vieux Fort Water Supply Redevelopment Project in an effort to improve the water supply to residents of Vieux Fort and Laborie.
The Project includes the installation of the new infrastructure works comprising water production facilities with two new treatment plants at Grace and Beausejour, four new pumping stations, 15 km of new HDPE transmission mains and five new storage reservoirs totalling 5,700 m3.
WASCO now wishes to procure a Project Engineer (PE) to assist with the implementation of the infrastructure works. The PE will report to Head, Project Management Unit (HPMU).
His/her duties will include, but will not be limited to:
(a) assisting HPMU with the supervision of the engineering consultants, including review of the monthly and project completion reports prepared by the Engineering Consultants;
(b) advising HPMU on technical aspects and costs variations of construction;
(c) assisting HPMU with the management and administration of the construction contracts; and
(d) any other duties assigned by HPMU.
Prospective candidates must be civil engineers with a minimum of the following qualifications:
(a) a Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering and a minimum of ten years of suitable experience in engineering design and supervision, including project implementation.
The duration of the assignment is expected to be twenty-four (24) months.
WASCO now invites interested eligible applicants to submit their Expressions of Interest for this position.
In the assessment of submissions, consideration will be given to technical competence, qualifications and experience and local and regional experience on similar assignments. The Expressions of Interest must include a detailed curricula vitae and all information must be submitted in English. Further information may be obtained from the address below between 08:00 and 16:30 hours Monday to Friday.
Expressions of Interest must be received at the email addresses below no later than 12:00 hours on Friday 05th June 2020. The submission should include the name and address of the applicant and shall clearly state “Vieux Fort Water Supply Redevelopment Project: Expression of Interest – Project Engineer”.
Following the assessment, the most technically capable and appropriately experienced applicant will be invited to interview for the post and, if successful, to then negotiate a contract to provide the services.
WASCO reserves the right to accept or reject late applications or to cancel the present invitation partially or in its entirety. It will not be bound to assign any reason for not short-listing any applicant and will not defray any costs incurred by any applicant in the preparation and submission of Expressions of Interest.
Mr Gordon Wyke
Head - Project Management Unit
Water & Sewerage Company Inc (WASCO)
SAINT LUCIA W.I.
Tel: 453 2790