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Job Vacancies at Danish Refugee Council (DRC), 20th January, 2020

Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a Danish international non-governmental organisation, which promotes and supports durable solutions to the problems faced by refugees and internally displaced people all over the world. DRC is present in more than 30 conflict territories around the world assisting displaced people with shelter, food, income-generating activities, and a wide range of other assistance. It is of utmost importance for DRC to work in compliance with the DRC Accountability and Quality Management system and national legislations. Smooth, reliable and effective operational systems are preconditions for DRC to maintain its position as a trustworthy and reliable partner for our donors and an accountable organisation towards our beneficiaries.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Supply Chain – General Support (Fleet)

Location: Borno
Contract type: National contract

The Position

  • Responsible for running the day-to-day fleet aspects for the various emergency projects in response to the Maiduguri.

Key Requirements

  • Possession of a minimum of OND in Social Sciences from a reputable higher institution.
  • Previous Experience in a Humanitarian NGO in logistics/fleet unit.
  • Practical experience with Microsoft Word and Excel programs.
  • Good written and spoken English, knowledge of Hausa is a plus but not essential.
  • Ability to keep clear and concise records.
  • Attention to detail and excellent numeric accuracy.


  • Ability to work and handle pressure.
  • Interpersonal.
  • Service-oriented
  • Attention to detail.
  • Team player.


  • Availability: ASAP
  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigerian laws. The employee is responsible for tax returns.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: Watsan Assistant

Location: Banki, Borno
Contract type: National contract

The Position

  • The Watsan Assistant primary function is to assist the Watsan Officer to ensure all-round operation of the mechanised and non-mechanised water points operated by DRC in the camp.

General Operations

  • Provide preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs to water facility, troubleshooting and repairs to water treatment equipment.
  • Mobilization of beneficiary communities to maintain the established/rehabilitated/protected water sources.
  • Collaborate with relevant Internal and External technical experts on issues related to WASH.
  • Ensure the integration of WASH activities with other DRC sectors.
  • Coordinate with WASH and Shelter counterparts in other locations in the implementation of common funded projects.
  • Collect operating data and record, as well as document all installations, inspections, maintenance and repair work.
  • She/he will assist in Effectively identify problems as they occur and take appropriate steps to solve them, including performing repair or referring more complex issues to supervisor. Participate in preparing monthly/quarterly/annual highlights/ reports and proposals and budgets for donors.
  • Ensure good representation and reputation of WASH and Shelter sector at all levels.
  • Actively participate in internal coordination

Key Requirements

  • At least 3 years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of water supply systems.
  • Sound knowledge of installation and repair of solar systems.
  • Sound knowledge of diesel generator sets and electrical systems repair.


  • Certificate in electrical or mechanical works
  • Fluency in local spoken languages.
  • Applicant should be a resident of Bama Town.


  • Availability: 01-February-2020
  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with the Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for tax returns.

Deadline: 26th January, 2020

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Application Method

  • The position is for Nigerian Nationals Only.
  • DRC-DDG Nigeria does not charge any fees for recruitment and does not use any employment mediator.
  • CV and Cover Letter indicating and explaining the suitability to the position applied.
  • Provide contact details (name, position, email address and tel. no.) of 3 professional non-related references, whereas 1 must be for the latest employer. Please do not attach any written recommendations.
  • Applications should be addressed to: “Recruitment Manager”.
  • Only motivated applications that address the stipulated duties and meet the required qualifications, sent together with a CV, will be considered. CV-only applications will not be considered.
  • Applications should be sent to the link on the DRC website
  • Applications sent/received after the deadline will not be considered.

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