Environmental Specialist

الوصف الوظيفي

Project: West Bank & Gaza SMART Project

Expected start and end date:  December 2021 – end of project

Level of effort: Full-time

Location: Ramallah, Palestine


The Small and Medium Enterprise Assistance for Recovery and Transition (SMART) project is a four year, USAID funded program implemented by DAI.  SMART aims to rapidly recover Palestinian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and put them on a path to revitalization following unprecedented crises e.g., COVID-19. SMART will help SMEs regain productivity, grow, and expand. It will promote economic growth and self-reliance in the West Bank and Gaza.


The Environmental Specialist will work closely with the Senior Business Advisor providing expertise for matters related to environmental planning, adherence to regulatory standards, and the mitigation of compliance concerns for planned activities under SMART.  


  • Provide environmental support to the Senior Business Advisor in reviewing, monitoring and evaluating the implementation of SMART project activities.
  • Monitor the progress of activities that require upgrading of new machinery to manufacturing of new products to ensure environmental compliance.
  • Review the designs, specifications, plans and drawings vis-à-vis the environmental analysis and make recommendations to ensure plans meet mitigation requirements and regulations.
  • Serve as the project representative in monitoring and enforcing environmental analysis recommendations, mitigation measures, and USAID construction requirements.

جميع الحقوق محفوظة لموقع جوبس.

متطلبات الوظيفة


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent years of experience. 


  • At least 8 years’  experience in construction, civil engineering, environmental assessments or other relevant work experience.
  • Prior experience assessing and monitoring new or modified plans for activities, products, construction, or other efforts related to SMART implementation for environmental impact and compliance with local standards.
  • Experience in environmental assessments required.


  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Knowledge of local environmental rules and regulations and USAID environmental compliance requirements.
  • High level of interpersonal and diplomatic skills required.
  • Ability to maintain and build strong professional relationships with a wide range of beneficiaries and organizations.


The Environmental Specialist will report to the MEL & Communication Director.

تفاصيل الوظيفة
المسمى الوظيفي Environmental Specialist
آخر موعد للتقديم 06 - Jan - 2022
المكان رام الله والبيرة
نوع الوظيفة دوام كامل
المستوى المهني متوسط الخبرة
الراتب N/A
الدرجة العلمية البكالوريوس
الخبرة 8 Years
التصنيف الهندسة
آلية التقديم

To Apply:  If you would like to be part of a dynamic project team and are interested in submitting your CV for consideration, please apply through the following link:


Individual position postings including job description and qualifications sought can be viewed at the link provided. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for additional information.  All applications must be received no later than January 6, 2022.

About DAI: DAI is a global development company with corporate offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, EU, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Palestine and project operations worldwide. We tackle fundamental social and economic development problems caused by inefficient markets, ineffective governance, and instability. DAI works on the frontlines of global development. We are committed to shaping a more livable world.

DAI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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