Aug 24, 2019

Deminer (Multiple positions) , Ukraine

Employer: Danish Refugee Council 
Location: Ukraine
Closing date: 03 Sep 2019

About You: 

DDG is now seeking to hire Deminer (Multiple positions) to conduct safe, methodical and efficient clearance tasks under the close supervision of the Team Leader in eastern Ukraine.

Main responsibilities:

To pass the standard DDG Deminer training course.

Conduct of safe demining drills in strict accordance to standard operating procedures.

Care of personal equipment including detector, personal protective equipment (PPE), demining tools and uniform.

Assistance with regular camp duties such as loading / unloading vehicles, organizing and checking equipment.

Participating in regular refresher training or further training if selected for promotion.


To be successful in this role we expect you to have Experience working outdoors in manual labour.

Highly desirable but not necessary:

Military experience

Basic knowledge of landmines and explosive ordnance.

Personnel Specification:

Excellent discipline with the ability to follow direct instructions.

Currently living in Donetsk Oblast.

Aged between 18 – 45 years.

Male or Female (females strongly encouraged to apply).

Minimum education - Secondary school level

Physically fit and willing to engage in physically-demanding manual labour.

Willingness to work away from home for extended periods.

No criminal record. (Candidates will be subject to background checks).

Although advantageous, previous military experience is not required.

All training relevant to the safe conduct of the job will be provided by DDG.

All DRC roles require the post-holder to master DRC’ core competencies:

Striving for excellence: Focusing on reaching results while ensuring efficient processes

Collaborating: Involving relevant parties and encouraging feedback

Taking the lead: Taking ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation

Communicating: Listening and speaking effectively and honestly

Demonstrating integrity: Acting in line with DRC's vision and values

Basic standard in verbal and written English

Fluency in either Russian or Ukrainian highly desirable


An interesting chance to work with International humanitarian organization in the field of Mine Action activities.

Contract type: National Contract

Contract start date: will be based on the starting date of ICSP project

The application is open for Ukraine citizens only. Salary and conditions will be in accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment for Ukrainian nationals.