KBR Vector Control/BASH Supervisor in Afghanistan

Title: Vector Control/BASH Supervisor

Location: Afghanistan

Job Number: 1074180

OSS Vector control/ BASH & Wildlife management team is responsible for the delivery of services to include, but not be limited to:

Responsibilities:

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Identify / search out nesting / breeding areas and habitat, behaviour, migration and to understand the life cycle of vertebrates and invertebrates.

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Identify methods of prevent the entry of wildlife onto HKIA.

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Identify the correct vector control measures.

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Communicate with the authorities, OSS, NSPA, Prev-Med on all vector control matters.

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Have regular meetings with the authorities on all vector control matters. Such meetings are to be minuted for future reference and will give continuity to this service.

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Identify the most common pests.

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Assist the authorities on vector control education.

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Place all requirements for spares / consumables via the KBR logistic / Procurement System, and account for all spares / consumables.

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Ensure that critical spares / consumables are in stock at all times.

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Ensure that all paperwork is updated and held on file for audit.

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Ensure all stores / offices are secured at the end of day.

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Ensuring best practices are carried out at all times.

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Ensure all corporate and in-theatre policies are adhered to.

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May be required to work an extended day due to rotational leave.

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To be reactive to call outs and to have all correct documents regarding the call out signed off and filed.

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To ensure that all documentation is completed and filed

correctly.

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All vector control consumables are stored correctly in accordance with the relevant COSHH regulations and MSDS information sheets.

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All equipment that is used in support of vector control is stored correctly and maintained as per the manufactures instructions.

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To hold a working stock of PPE used for vector control.

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To control the booking in and booking out of all chemicals and consumables.

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Ensure that all vector control personnel are in-date with all training as per the vector control training matrix.

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Implement any new polices / procedures that are published by controlling authorities and KBR.

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Monitor vector control policies and procedures and implement additional policies and procedures that would improve the service provided.

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Keep updated with any new legislation / directives in regards to vector control.

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Duties

The principal duties of the Vector Control/BASH Supervisor will be:

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Bird Identification.

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Routine wildlife monitoring.

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Bird and wildlife dispersal.

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To follow the BASH, vector control and wildlife management plan.

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Habitat management.

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Wildlife trapping.

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Wildlife movement of access and egress points around KAIA.

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Presentation of wildlife report at the monthly flight safety meetings.

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Maintenance of all Health, Safety and Environment paperwork and all other paper work including but not limited to: - operating procedures, COSHH assessments, risk assessments, daily log, call out records, stores issue and stock records, equipment maintenance and planned maintenance schedules.

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Mentoring/supervision of x2 LCH work force.

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To respond to all call outs as requested.

Qualifications:

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To have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in vector control, BASH & wildlife management on airfields.

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Fluent in both spoken and written English.

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Good communication skills.

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Hold a current driving licence,

with a least one year remaining before the expiry

date and be capable of passing the airfield driving test.

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Hold a current passport, with a least one year remaining before the expiry date.

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Good work ethics to include, commitment, integrity and reliability.

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Flexible in working hours.

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Good team player.

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Be able to work on own initiative.

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Good computer skills, to include Microsoft word, excel and PowerPoint.

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Previous experience in working in an austere environment.

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Previous experience of working with a multi-national work force.

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Must be of good health and fitness to suit the demands of this post.

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Previous experience in the use of airfield VHF radios and radio phraseology.

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Be certified to provide Vector Control Services in the categories as specified in this description

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Certified to the type of vector control work required and IAW relevant national and/or international standards

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