Job Position:                 Various Dam, Irrigation and Water Resources Experts, Nigeria

Job Ref:                             7548BR

Job Category:               Agriculture and Irrigation, Consultancy, Environment, Water

Job Description:

Euroconsult Mott MacDonald is seeking to identify qualified Hydrologists, Dam specialists (e.g. with experience in one or more of the following areas: safety, geotechnics, hydromechanics, electrics, hydraulics & modelling, hydrometric instrumentation), Water Resources specialists (e.g. with experience in WR engineering, economics, hydrodynamics, irrigation & drainage, irrigated agriculture development, hydrogeology), Soil Scientists and Agricultural Planners, Socio-economist, Livestock, Social and Environmental experts.Various Dam, Irrigation and Water Resources Experts needed in Nigeria 1The project is likely to start in September this year and to last for just over a year. Work will take place in the northwestern town of Sokoto and involve travel and work within the Sokoto-Rima River Basin area.Euroconsult Mott MacDonald and BMB Mott MacDonald are part of the Global Mott MacDonald Group. Based in the Netherlands, the two companies have been involved in the implementation and management of international development projects around the world for over fifty years. We are currently operating over 90 projects in more than 40 countries in Central and Eastern Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.Based on our joint expertise we are able to provide our customers with a broad range of international development services. Euroconsult’s expertise lies in land and water resources development, rural development, agriculture, environmental protection and management, climate change projects and capacity building. BMB is specialized in the provision of innovative management consultancy services geared towards public, private and social sector development (health care and education). Mott MacDonald Limited’s international development activities include specialist assistance in water and environmental engineering and project management including key skills in water resources development, major hydraulic structures, water and wastewater networks and treatment.

We work for international funding institutions such as the EU, World Bank, DFID and African and Asian Development Bank. We continuously tender for new projects and are frequently looking for additional/replacement staff on existing projects (long and short term).


Method of Application:

Please visit our website at for further information. To apply you are requested to create an account on the Mott MacDonald careers website, upload your CV, if you haven’t done so already and apply directly through the site.

Only candidates available to start the mission around September 2012 will be shortlisted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Candidate Specification:

The ideal candidates will need a mix of skills related to the above as well as experience of, and a desire to, work in rural Nigeria.Previous working experience of similar projects in Nigeria or other western African countries and of work under similar conditions, as well as very good knowledge of the political and economic climate in Nigeria is preferred.


Contract Type:                   Contract

Work Pattern:                           Full Time

Country:                                     Nigeria

Region / State:                         All Nigeria

Position Location:                 Sokoto and Niger Delta States

Recruiter:                                  Elliot Taylor

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