Vacancies

Water PNG Limited is a Commercial Statutory Organization established by Parliament under the National Water Supply and Sanitation Act 2016. Its main business functions are to coordinate planning, design and construction of water supply and sewerage infrastructure; and manage and charge for supply of water and sewerage services. In line with our continuous growth and expansion in Papua New Guinea major urban towns and cities and in recent years into the rural district towns, the following job opportunities are now available to be filled immediately. Thus suitably qualified and experienced candidates who are keen to pursue a career opportunity with us in these roles are invited to apply accordingly.


      TRADESMAN PLUMBERS 4x– LAE OPERATIONS

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITES:
Reporting to the Team Leader Water Distributions, the successful applicants will be required to carry out all plumbing works including disconnections, reconnections, new connections and maintenance of water pipelines. They will also be required to:
●do  Repairs on burst water mains and service pipes;
●Disconnections on water meters for outstanding customers;
●Connection of new water connections and reconnections of water meters without delay;
●Report on any broken mains and gate valves to the TL;
●Respond to any other duties as directed by the Team Leader.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
●PETT Certificate in Plumbing;
●Tradesman Certificate;
●Must be a certified/Licensed Tradesman;
●Possess Basic knowledge of OH & S practices;
●Must have at least five (5) years’ experience as a tradesman;
●Must have own basic plumbing tools and own accommodation Lae or must live within Lae City.
 
INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY
 
To apply, please email you applications in PDF format and as one attachment only to: recruitment@waterpng.com.pg or Apply Online
 
Attention to:
The acting Manager People & Culture
Water PNG Limited
Head Office, Port Moresby
National Capital District
 
Applications close at 4:30pm Friday 07th June, 2019
 
NOTE: ACCOMMODATION IS NOT A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT, HENCE ONLY LAE BASED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONSIDERED

 


 

We are looking to hire highly skilled, motivated and enthusiastic engineers to join our Projects Management Team to deliver PIP Funded projects on a short term contract in the following levels:

• SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER – more than 10 x Years’ Experience
• PROJECT ENGINEER - minimum 5 x Years’ experience
• GRADUATE ENGINEER - minimum 2 x Years’ Experience

Contract Duration – 2xYears

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES:
 
Reporting to the Projects Coordinator, the Engineers will be responsible to:

● Schedule, plan, forecast, resource and manage all technical activities and assigned PIP engineering projects aiming at assuring project accuracy and quality from conception to completion
●Ensure to monitor compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications;
●Ensure to interact daily with all stakeholders to interpret their requirements and represent them in the field;
●Develop project objectives by reviewing project briefs and plans;
●Confer with team lead and senior management to identify the project goals, timelines, scope and budget;
●Determine project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements;
●Assign resources to phases and elements and review bids from contractors
●Determine the project risks whether safety, financial, scheduling, social or environmental;
●Determine project specifications by management of customer and end user requirements;
●Manage performance standards, complete technical studies and prepare cost estimates;
●Coordinate internal and third-party resources for the flawless execution of projects;
●Manage the relationship between the client and stakeholders;
●Manage Project Quality and Conformance to statutory requirements through empirical design and a robust testing regime;
●Determine project schedules by studying project plans and specifications, calculate time requirements and sequence project elements;
●Maintain project schedules by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities and resolving problems;
●Control project plan by reviewing design specifications and planning and scheduling changes, as well as recommending actions;
●Control project costs by administering contractor contracts.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
●Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering;
● must be IEPNG CBA registered or working towards being IEPNG CBA registered ;
● Proven work experience as a project engineer;
● Excellent knowledge of design and visualizations software such as AutoCAD; Advanced Microsoft Office skills, in particular MS Project;
●Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards;
●Ability to work with multiple discipline projects; ●Sound Project Management skills;
●Ability to lead a project and supervise staff; ●Time management and organization skills
●Excellent IT skills; ●Ability to use own initiative to solve problems; ●Great organizational and analytical skills;
●Ability to explain design ideas and plans clearly; ●Confident decision-making ability;
●Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; ●The ability to work within budgets and to deadlines;
●A comprehensive knowledge of relevant legal regulations; ●Sound experience in Water & Sanitation system design and construction;
●Demonstrated experience in budgeting, planning and implementation of New Water Supply Projects;
●Sound experience in development and management of Contracts for New Water Supply Projects;
●Analytical, organized planner; ●Good communicator; ●Good report writer; ●A problem solver
●A creative person; ●Person of integrity; ●Customer focused; ●One who has attention to detail;
●One who works with a sense of urgency; ●Must be Trustworthy, honest and dependable
 
INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY
 
To apply, please email your application as ONE attachment only to: recruitment@waterpng.com.pg or Apply Online
 
Attention to:
The Acting Manager People & Culture
Water PNG Limited
Head Office, Port Moresby
National Capital District
 
Applications close at 4:30pm Friday 31st May, 2019
 
NOTE: WATERPNG IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER, HENCE FEMALES ARE ALSO ENCOURAGED TO APPLY
ACCOMMODATION IS NOT A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT, HENCE APPLICANTS MUST HAVE OWN ACCOMMODATION IN PORT MORESBY