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Vacancies At The American Univerisity Of Nigeria

Date Posted: 05/Oct/2013
Deadline: 08/Oct/2013
  • Specialization Admin / Finance
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  • Experience 0 year(s)
  • Location Nigeria

 

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking a Permanent Web Designer. This position is a local one open to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

Web Designer

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The Web Designer will be responsible for all web design layouts while seeking to work as the AUN custodian of the brand image in content, quality, and general outlook. In achieving these objectives the Web Designer shall primarily support the Lead Web System Analyst by assisting in a variety of website-related technical, administrative and clerical duties necessary to ensure the efficient implementation of AUN’s web presence initiatives in accordance with AUN’s vision, mission and purpose. Maintains website data and perform related statistical analyses. The Web Designer shall also assists the Lead Web System Analyst in the management of web content, Administers AUN’s online social networking initiatives, while developing and implementing of web systems. Develop graphic design and communications tasks as may be periodically required.

Position Requirements:

  • A University degree in Web Design, Multimedia Design, Fine Art, or Computer Science with excellent computer manipulation skills to achieve all design projects.
  • At least two years industry experience with a credible and challenging organization is essential.
  • Must possess high technical capacity for web designing.
  • Experience working as a Web designer in a modern reputable organization will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of Adobe creative design, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator & flash, XHTML/ HTML, DHTML, CSS, JAVASCRIPT & JQUERR, AJAX PHP frame work
  • Must be closely in tune with changing professional perspectives and approaches in technology and applications.

 

 Construction Manager

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The Construction Manager shall work closely and understudy the Project Manager. The position shall report directly to the Project Manager while assisting the Project manager in systematic implementation of a program of inspections, tests, and work controls to attain the required standards of quality and to preclude problems resulting from noncompliance. Ensure that quality of work meets contract plans, specifications, and related requirements.

Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering/Architecture/ Construction Management or a similar field from a recognized and reputable tertiary institution.
  • 3-5 Years of demonstrated experience in high quality Commercial /Educational Construction Projects.
  • Knowledge of applicable university policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Civil engineering principles and practices.
  • Ability to interpret and prepare drawings, maps, graphs, specifications and compilation of numerical data.
  • Ability to maintain accurate records and prepare clear and concise reports.
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills.
  • Expert level competence with MS Office package and other relevant applications.
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Willing to relocate to Yola, Adamawa State

 

Generator Electronic Technician

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The Generator Electronic Technician is responsible for installation, troubleshooting and repairing of mechanical, electrical, and electronic assemblies and panel systems. Work includes production, field service, returned materials, and engineering setups, installations, testing, certification, and repair of AUN facilities Generators.

Position Requirements:

  • Must possess relevant trade test
  • Must possess problem solving skills, strong digital and analog skills, ability to troubleshoot in a logical manner.
  • Professional, clear verbal and written communication.
  • Must have experience using the following equipment’s: DVM, oscilloscopes, recorders, hand tools, such as soldering irons, hand crimpers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and pliers.
  • Must be able to exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • Generate failure analysis and problem report to management.
  • Advanced training in electronic theory such as one would receive at a technical trade school, military training or multiple years of on the job training.
  • Electronic fabrication abilities a plus.

Custodian

Location
: Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The Custodian will be responsible for the proper and efficient management, inspection and repair of AUN facilities. He will be responsible for various preventive responsive maintenance in addition to custodial duties such as installation and repair. The Custodian will be responsible for detail report on any damage AUN facilities on area of assignment while working closely with the Supervisor of Custodians. He/she will serve as the first point of contact in assigned area of coverage. Report to a Custodian Supervisor who is responsible for the direction of facilities services in AUN.

Position Requirements:

  • Electrical trade test (1)
  • Strong knowledge of Electrical applications
  • At least two year of custodial experience with building maintenance in a reputable Institution.
  • Ability to switch on and off Generators.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting heavy items bending, standing, climbing or walking.
  • Must be able to work safely in an environment containing caustic chemicals, cleaning materials and dust.
  • Abilities to drive a tricycle.
  • General knowledge of plumbing and carpentry & AC.
  • Good communication and interpersonal relation skills.

Custodian Supervisor

Location
: Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position
Oversees the day-to-day duties of all Custodians while performing routine inspection of all AUN facilities and maintenance of facilities; solves minor problems. Assists in assigning custodian work schedules and in co-coordinating special task with Unit Heads. The Custodian Supervisor provides custodial services, facility coordination and training services to the district and reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Position Requirements:

  • At least a National diploma in relevant field.
  • At least three years of custodial experience with building maintenance in a reputable Institution.
  • A year's experience supervising people.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical maintenance is a plus.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting heavy items bending, standing, climbing or walking.
  • Team leadership skills.
  • Ability to drive a tricycle.
  • Effective English - verbal and written communication skills.

Project Manager

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The AUN Construction project manager will be responsible for daily supervising and coordinating general and or specific construction activity, monitor and reviews contractors' + subcontractor’s work as to budget and schedule plus direct activities of architects/engineers and informs the Executive Director of Construction of status.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Construction Science, Construction Management and/or Architecture from an accredited university. Master’s Degree a Plus
  • 10 to 15 years’ experience as a Project Manager and /or Construction Manager on large projects. Experience in civil structures, infrastructure, institutional buildings, etc. Verified Experience with Western/European standards and finishes in the US/Middle East/Europe.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written English.
  • Excellent computer spreadsheet and word processing skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity to manage contractual and payment process/files.

Appliance Technician

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
Appliance Technician will be responsible for keeping appliances running smoothly in AUN facilities. Some of his/her duties include installing, maintaining and repairing various types of appliances like washing machine, pressing iron, micro wave, cloth drier, etc. In addition to performing repair work, appliance technicians also do warranty checks for appliance.

Position Requirements:

  • Must have relevant trade test.
  • At least 2 years' experience.
  • Must possess problem solving skills, strong digital and analogue skills, ability to troubleshoot in a logical manner.
  • Must have experience using the following equipment: DVM, oscilloscopes, recorders, hand tools, such as soldering irons, hand crimpers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and pliers.
  • Advanced training in Appliance theory such as one would receive at a technical trade school, military training or multiple years of on the job training is a plus.
  • Appliance fabrication abilities a plus.

Head of Fleet Management and Repairs

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The position of the Head of Transport is to contribute to the effective operational functions of the Transport Unit in accordance with AUN Policy and procedure. He/she will be responsible for development and operation of a modern mechanical workshop, driver management, and fleet management including fuel controls. Providing efficient fleet services so as to contribute to achieving set goals & objectives, manages AUN fleet operation & repairs to include vehicle maintenance, replacement, equipment repair and maintenance programs involving modern mechanical workshop and managing the planning, procurement and vehicle buildup processes to provide emergency and support vehicles for all AUN fleet operations.

Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Transportation, Logistics, and Administration, Management or other related field.
  • At least 3 years work experience in handling professional transport operations (Fleet size 50+ vehicles).
  • Experience in dealing with control of fuel and vehicles in Nigeria is a plus
  • Strong organizational and logistics skills.
  • Expert level competence with MS Office and database applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of inventory and controls.
  • Strong communication skills

Construction Manager

Location:
 Yola, Adamawa

Summary of Position:
The Construction Manager shall work closely and understudy the Project Manager. The position shall report directly to the Project Manager while assisting the Project manager in systematic implementation of a program of inspections, tests, and work controls to attain the required standards of quality and to preclude problems resulting from noncompliance. Ensure that quality of work meets contract plans, specifications, and related requirements.

Position Requirements:

  • A Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering/Architecture/ Construction Management or a similar field from a recognized and reputable tertiary institution.
  • 3-5 Years of demonstrated experience in high quality Commercial /Educational Construction Projects.
  • Knowledge of applicable university policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Civil engineering principles and practices.
  • Ability to interpret and prepare drawings, maps, graphs, specifications and compilation of numerical data.
  • Ability to maintain accurate records and prepare clear and concise reports.
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills.
  • Expert level competence with MS Office package and other relevant applications.
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Willing to relocate to Yola, Adamawa State

To Apply


Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to: [email protected] before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
AUN is an equal-opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce. We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, creed, color, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion, and marital status.






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