Construction Manager - Logistician

Do you have experience as a construction site foreperson or in building services coordination? Are you qualified in Civil Engineering, Building Design or Architecture? Do you want to challenge yourself professionally and become a vital member of the Médecins Sans Frontières field team? Join us as a Médecins Sans Frontières Construction Manager.
The Role:
At any one time, around 2,500 international personnel contribute to a global team of over 30,000 Médecins Sans Frontières field staff who provide emergency medical care in around 70 countries each year. Australian and New Zealander professionals fill more than 200 field positions annually and logisticians are crucial to every Médecins Sans Frontières project.
Your role could be:
  • Using your engineering and trade skills to assist in site planning and construction
  • Working with suppliers to negotiate and procure building materials
  • Managing project budgets, contracts and completing regular reporting
You may also be responsible for interacting with local authorities and other organisations, and overseeing the implementation of project security protocols. Being able to manage large numbers of national staff or subcontractors is another important element of this essential role.
Recruitment is open year-round. Working to deliver medical aid overseas requires a serious commitment. We are looking for people who have taken their time to consider what it might be like and are prepared for a significant challenge. Please ensure you carefully consider all of the criteria and information available on the website before applying.

More resources are available on our website, along with information about how to apply and the essential criteria. You can also register for recruitment updates and find information about upcoming information evenings and webinars. It is advisable to attend or view at least one webinar and/or attend an information evening before submitting your application.
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