Job Description

Eligibility criteria Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters Duty Stations. Under the direct supervision of the Chief, Environmental Unit/RAO, Kidal, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:
  • Support the implementation and monitoring of the Mission’s Environmental Management System (EMS) through the following tasks applicable to Sector North;

  • Deliver environmental briefings to new mission personnel including police and military contingents during their induction;

  • Promote environmental awareness through inter alia campaigns, activities for international environmental days;

  • Undertake site environmental inspections at regular frequencies;

  • Assist in the delivery of Regional Environmental Committees (REC);

  • Co-develop and monitor environmental initiatives with Local Communities (such as QIP or Trust Fund projects);

  • Participate/contribute to Environmental Unit mainstream activities and reporting (e.g. provision of data for the environmental Action Planning and Performance – eAPP) and Peace Ops Environmental community/working groups;

  • Investigate complaints and reports of pollution and other environment-related incidents.

Bachelor degree or equivalent Environmental management, engineering, science, policy, or related area. 36 Months
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent

  • French(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge

Policy, regulation, planning and education and Capacity Building Windows 10 Yes Adaptability and Flexibility, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
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