Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology
Cash for Work Program for Rural Development and Livelihood Enhancement Project
12 person months (Intermittent Basis)
Objective and Scope of the Assignment
The Royal Government of Cambodia has approved the Cash for Work Program for Rural Development and Livelihood Enhancement Project. The project coordination and monitoring unit (PCMU) is within the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) as the executing agency for the project. Ministry of Rural Development (MRD), Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology (MOWRAM) and Eletricité Du Cambodge (EDC) are the implementing agencies (IAs).
The Project has four components: Component 1-rural road construction under cash for work program and civil works; Component 2-tertiary canals construction under cash for works program; Component 3-providing low-cost electricity for supporting irrigation system and Component 4-Project coordination and monitoring.
Under component 2, three irrigation engineers will be recruited. The irrigation Engineers, through the effective support to and coordination with the Project technical teams at national and sub-national level; as well as with all Implementing Agencies involved will be responsible for the professional oversight of engineering aspects of quality, cost, quantity and scope, time and safety control of the Sub-Projects’ work at the target provinces contracted under the Project Component 2, following the Project procedures. The Consultant will work closely with the staff of PCMU (MEF), along with respective teams of PIU (MoWRAM) and of PPIUs at Provincial Departments of Water Resources and Meteorology (PDoWRAM). The Consultant will report to the PCMU Senior Engineer; to the Project Manager and the Project Director.