HH. Handyman – Generator Operator at the International Organization for Migration (IOM)

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 HH. Handyman РGenerator Operator

SVN No.: CFCV2021.44
Location: Bama, Borno
Organizational Unit: Humanitarian Hub
IOM Classification: Hourly
Type of Appointment: Special ShortTermHourly Contract
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible.


  • Under the overall supervision of the Humanitarian Hubs Project Coordinator and Humanitarian Hub Management¬†staff, and¬†with direct supervision of the¬†Field¬†Hub¬†Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for¬†the¬†overall operation and¬†management¬†of¬†the¬†Generator¬†in¬†Bama¬†field¬†humanitarian hub accordance with IOM‚Äôs¬†regulations, rules and procedures.

He or She will:

  • Daily inspect¬†the condition of the generator units to ensure that the units have the proper volume of¬†lubricants, water, radiator coolant and fuel before turning them on.
  • Inspect the quality of fuel before loading it to the fuel tank of the¬†generators. Ensure that the fuel used in¬†the generator units are free from water and other impurities that will be harmful to the engine of the¬†generators
  • Record all the maintenance works done¬†on¬†the¬†generator¬†in the generator logbook
  • Regularly service (e.g.,¬†change oil and oil¬†filters, clean or replace air filters,¬†clean,or replace fuel filters) the¬†generators. Regularly clean the engine, alternator,¬†radiator,and canopy according the generator¬†maintenance schedule. Report any observed problems or¬†inconsistencies in the performance of the¬†generators to the Hub Manager
  • Take daily reading of the generator and fuel tank statistics. For the generator, read and keep a log of the¬†starting hourmeter reading, starting fuel volume, volume of fuel put into the daytank of the generator¬†during the day, end of the day hourmeter reading. For the fuel tank, read and record the start of the day¬†volume of fuel in both tanks, record all volume of fuel put into the day tanks of the generators and the end¬†of the¬†day reading of the fuel tanks.¬†
  • Prepare and submit the weekly fuel consumption report to the¬†Operations Assistant and Maintenance Assistant
  • Install power generators. Ensure that the load of the generators is properly balanced
  • Install in compliance to local electrical codes and safety/quality standards of the humanitarian hub, electrical¬†connections and equipment needed to support the hub‚Äôs operational needs. Update the schedule of loads¬†of the hub once the installation is completed
  • Regularly check the¬†electrical equipment¬†installed¬†in¬†the hub such as but not limited to air conditioning units,¬†water pumps, water heater/boilers, stove burners, etc., replace worn out equipment and/or components¬†including busted lamps/lights to ensure the safety of the of the facility
  • Install¬†and¬†maintain¬†airconditioning units in the hub
  • Always work with the Handyman in updating the actual electrical load/plan and inventory of load of the hub.¬†Perform other duties as required/assigned by the maintenance supervisor
  • Any other¬†task not listed¬†above¬†when¬†requested by the supervisors.

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Secondary¬†School Education (minimum requirement)
  • Any additional Certificate in relevant field will be an advantage.


  • Professional¬†experience maintaining¬†and servicing of generators
  • Experience in the usage of variety¬†of tools
  • Experience in health and safety regulations


  • Fluency in¬†English¬†and¬†Hausa /¬†Kanuri

Required Competencies


  • Inclusion and respect for diversity respects and promotes individual and cultural differences; encourages diversity and inclusion wherever possible.
  • Integrity and transparency: maintain high ethical standards and acts in a manner consistent with organizational principles / rules and standards of conduct.

Core Competencies:

  • Teamwork: develops and promotes effective collaboration within and across units to achieve shared goals and optimize results.
  • Delivering results: produces and delivers quality results in a service-oriented and timely manner; is action oriented and committed to achieving agreed outcomes.
  • Managing and sharing knowledge continuously seeks to learn, share knowledge,and innovate.
  • Accountability: takes ownership for achieving the Organization‚Äôs priorities and assumes responsibility for own action and delegated work.
  • Communication: encourages and contributes to clear and open communication; explains complex matters in an informative, inspiring,and motivational way.


  • Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.
  • Only candidates residing in the country of the duty station within commuting distance of the duty station will be considered.
  • Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment¬†¬†and verification of¬†residency,¬†visa,and authorizations by the concerned Government, where applicable.

Application Deadline
26th May, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Submit their applications via email to: HRNIGERIA@iom.int indicating position number on subject line.

For the applications to be considered valid, IOM only accepts applications with a cover letter not more than one page specifying the motivation for application, addressed to: “Human Resources, International Organization for Migration (IOM)” and with a subject line¬†CFCV2021.44.(HH. Handyman-Generator Operator) Bama.


  • All applications should include a functional email address, mobile numbers, and detailed curriculumvitae (CV).
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Women with the above qualifications are encouraged to apply
  • Please note that this position is open only to¬†Nigerian National¬†applicants¬†who are¬†Indigenes¬†of Bama.

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  1. Shettimamuhammad Author

    Please if u start recruitment inform me please


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