Junior Technical Assistant

Caritas Nepal

Caritas Nepal, was founded in 1990 by the Catholic Church to respond to the devastating floods and other natural disasters that occurred. Beginning as a 3 member team the agency has grown and expanded their range of services and today operates in 50 of the 77 districts in Nepal. As the social arm of Catholic Church in Nepal, Caritas Nepal…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Nawalparashi
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Junior Level
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    Job Experience : 4+ year
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Oct 19, 2021

Job Description

Caritas Nepal, a leading national NGO, invites qualified Nepali citizens for Caritas Nepal Regional Office, Gaidakot, Nawalparashi. The contract will be for initially one year with the possibility of further extension. Caritas Nepal is implementing the project “Building resilience in an urban community in Nepal “in Gaidakot Municipality. And the called positions will be working in the project mentioned above.

Job Code: JTA

Designation: Junior Technical Assistant

Location: Gaidakot, Nawalparashi

Reports to: DRR Coordinator

  • Facilitate to formulate agriculture group ensuring GESI perspectives
  • Provide technical support for identifying appropriate varieties of agriculture seeds, livestock and other agricultural inputs
  • Conduct need based agriculture and livestock management training both theory and field based
  • Facilitate to conduct regular meeting of agriculture group and help them to plan appropriately for enhancement of their livelihood
  • Coordinate with the municipality and ward level stakeholders for the quality implementation of the project activities and building synergy at local level
  • Coordinate and work closely with ward and municipal agriculture unit and as well as CBOs such as micro credit/cooperative for building synergy
  • Disseminate the project objective and intervention to wider beneficiaries’ and stakeholders
  • Ensure effective and transparent use of office and financial resources.
  • JTA (Agriculture) are not supposed to charge any consultancy fee to Beneficiaries.
  • JTA (Agriculture) cannot operate any kind of business (agro/vet related) in the working municipality and wards
  • Prepare event and monthly report and submit to supervisor

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Diploma in Agriculture or equivalent to CTEVT
  • At least 4 years of work experience in similar job responsibilities
  • Experience of facilitating agriculture and livestock training event; theoretical and practical at terai region of Nepal.
  • Good communication skills both in Nepali and English
  • Ability to work with multi-cultural team of volunteers, national and international staff.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and reporting skills.
  • Local residence will be given more preference.
  • Skill of computer application word, excel, power point etc.
  • Two wheeler driving licence will be an added advantage.
  • Ability and willingness to frequent field visit in the project area.

How to Apply

Please note: Positions are either field based or involves extensive travel to villages / rural areas where living conditions are minimal. Only those willing to travel and committed to serve the communities in rural settings need apply. Caritas is an equal opportunity employer and encourage women / members of marginalized communities / disadvantaged groups to apply.

Caritas Nepal promotes its principles, strategies, policies, and procedures on Safeguarding (including Child Safeguarding and Protection from Sexual, Exploitation and Abuse), and Safety & Security and all applicants must adhere to Caritas Nepal’s key policies and procedures.

You are required to rename CV as Job Code_First.Name_Last.Name. Email subject should contain the applied designation else will not be accepted.

How to apply? Interested candidates can send their application with detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) to vacancy@caritas.org.np by 4.00 PM on 24th October 2021. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for online written examination. Telephonic enquiries will not be entertained. The decision of Caritas Nepal will be final.  Caritas Nepal has right to cancel this vacancy at any time.