ESD Researcher , Iraq

Location: Iraq
Closing date: 07 Sep 2016

This position vacancy for 6 searchers.
The successful candidates will undertake a training course, and the best qualified staff will be hired.

The Explosives Search and Disposal Team (ESD) Searcher is a part of the team conducting search, clearance and disposal of explosives. The ESD searcher is deployed in a specific lane or area and is responsible for the clearance and marking in accordance with the standing SOP.

General Responsibilities:

· Work within the framework of NPA core values
· Ensure that the tools and equipment are present, clean and in working condition at all times.
· Adhere to all NPA policies, regulations and procedures
· Adhere to the SOP at all times
· Accept responsibility for their safety and act in a disciplined way at all times.
· Follow the instructions of the team leader
· Report all safety concerns or any damaged or missing tools to the ESD Team Leader or other superior
· Search and clearance of explosives in dedicated area or lane.
· Other tasks given by the ESD Team Leader or other superior.

· Must have:
· Successfully pass relevant training courses
· Successfully pass operational accreditation

· Desirable:
· Demining/BAC course
· Survey/NTS/Community Liaison course

· Desirable:
· 3 years’ experience as deminer

Other qualifications:

· Verbal proficiency in Arabic and Kurdish

· Good interpersonal skills

· Good communication and understanding skills

· Able to work effectively under stressful situations, & adapt to, difficult conditions

· Willingness & ability to travel within the country


Please apply using the E-mail: by sending a full CV.