Background & Description
  • Lead and provide day-to-day guidance and advice on environment safeguard compliance issues for the IRSP and resolution of environment safeguard compliance issues in planning documents, in consultation with the IRSP management and SSSP.
  • Lead in identifying and resolving environmental issues, particularly compliance risks for complex/sensitive projects and categorizing community level projects.
  • Lead in advising IRSP and SSSP on the improvement of environment policies and practices in project implementation.
  • Ensure environmental assessment of WASH facilities in schools and communities
  • Prepare the Environment and Social Management Plan (ESMP) for each WASH facility
  • Make assessment of water supply and       sewerage infrastructure and prioritize and recommend the requirements in villages for providing/rehabilitating small scale water supply and sewerage infrastructure schemes.
  • Follow all the guidelines and provisions stated in Operations Manual, Specification and Environment and Social Management Framework (ESMF) and the World Bank’s relevant policies for coverage and performance and will apply guidelines and standards as recommended
  • In supervising their role they would ensure adherence to Environmental, Health, Safety and Social Code of Conduct
  • Lead and monitor environment safeguard policy compliance of projects during implementation and review implementation issues, undertaking activities such as conduction review missions, etc.
Requirements and Skills
  • The potential candidate must have master degree in environmental sciences or Bachelor Degree environmental engineering or equivalent
  • At least 5 years’ experience on similar role especially in water & sanitation projects
  • Excellent written & communication skills in English
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • A candidate from Sindh and targeted districts with same qualification and experience will be preferred.
How to Apply

The candidates who fulfill the required criteria should send their CVs along with covering letter to the following email address with "Application for the post of (post name)" in the subject;

jobs@irsp.org.pk

The application received after due date will not be considered. Those applicants who fulfill the required criteria will be shortlisted for interviews. 

About Organization

IRSP is a multi?sector development organization working on integrated approach to bring sustainabledevelopment in the region. IRSP was evolved from Pak?German IRDP (established in 1984) and wentthrough evolutionary process of its organizational development. Being established in 1996 and formallyregistered in 2001. The Pak?German IRDP (GTZ funded Program) in 1984 initiated developmental projects in poppycultivation districts of KP. The projects carried out its activities for more than a decade. The IRDP staffarranged a series of social and community organization campaigns to enable the poor and vulnerablerural communities to be a part of the planning and implementation of the proposed IRDP projects andafter phasing out stage the communities should operate and maintained the work carried out. It wasdecided to hire a consultant to review the IRDP developmental projects before its phasing out in 2000.The consultant came up with findings that the projects have far reaching effects in the developmentand organization of the rural communities and it was suggested to continue the process. This was the stage where various partner organizations of the IRDP were summoned to finalize the strategy forsustaining the good work done. The partner organization of IRDP develop consensus to form a bodywhich could find ways and means to sustain itself and coordinate with stakeholders for better projectmanagement for public wellbeing. This gave birth to IRSP.