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Piped water supply Expert

Hiring for Bihar vikas mission

10 - 20 YearsPatna

Posted: 12 days ago

Job Description

Strategizing and Expert Advisory

Provide expert technical inputs on the projects and programs anchored by Public Health Engineering Department to meet the objective of improving the quality of water supply system in the state and making available clean and portable drinking water

Plan and support the implementation of strategic initiatives to develop integrated projects to focus on improving the water quality degradation due to transformation caused within the distribution system (pipes, tanks, plumbing etc.)

Provide technical inputs to reduce the water changes caused due to loss in physical integrity (such as contaminant intrusion due to breaks or faulty repairs) and hydraulic integrity of pipes (such as contaminant intrusion due to low or negative pressures)

Plan and establish effective on time and real time monitoring systems to check piped water contamination and enactment of swift measures to react to adverse conditions that may impact public health

Anchor research and development initiatives to help adopt new materials that are less prone to corrosion and leaching to reduce contamination of water

Support the Department to utilize practices to maintain water quality integrity within the distribution system and in premise plumbing, such as booster disinfection, flushing, corrosion control etc.

Analyze similar examples of community based water management and best practices such as in Senegal, Mali, Mauritania, Niger etc. at global level and / or Gujarat, West Bengal, Maharashtra at national level for consideration in Bihar

Partner with relevant agencies and Department officials to undertake community mobilization and awareness activities to encourage collective efforts towards quality management of portable and drinking water, especially in the rural areas through initiatives such as village water management committees

Design capacity building programmes for the village water management committees for their development of relevant skills, management practices and awareness levels

Enhance Water Quality Monitoring and Surveillance activities by facilitating the process of setting up and operating water quality testing laboratories at the state, district and sub district levels

Establish collaborations and partnerships with international and multilateral organizations such as World Bank, ADB, DFID etc. to garner operational and financial support for the water quality maintenance and contaminant mitigation initiatives in Bihar anchored by the Department

Continuous Improvement

Identify opportunities for continuous improvement of systems, processes and practices taking into account international and national best practices, in order to facilitate cost optimization and productivity improvement
Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures

Recommend improvements to functional procedures and follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner

Salary: INR 8,00,000 - 18,00,000 P.A.
Industry: Government / Defence
Functional Area: Top Management
Role Category:
Role: Executive/Master Chef
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time

Desired Candidate Profile


Bachelors degree or higher (full time) in Water Engineering and Management / Water Resource Engineering / Hydrology / Civil Engineering

Minimum 10 years of post-qualification experience


Less than 70 years of age as on 1st January 2018

At least 4 years of experience in water quality management & surveillance / improving water distribution system / establishing systems to prevent piped water contamination

Minimum 2 years of experience in managing / contributing to water distribution and quality monitoring projects in government/ bilateral / multilateral / private departments and / or organizations (such as Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS), Water and Sanitation Support Organization of states, PHE Departments of states, World Bank, Japan International Cooperation Agency, KFW etc.)

Certificates / Diploma / Courses in relevant areas will add weight to the candidature

Honors / Awards / discourses / recognized publications in relevant area will be an added advantage


Only duly filled online applications in the given format will be accepted. Do not send the application by post or hand it over manually.

Candidates with additional years of experience or qualifications will be given more weightage.

Age cutoff date for a concerned position will be 1st Jan18 (70 Years) and the upper age limit will be defined as per the criteria mentioned in the open position.

BVM, Bihar will issue the offer letter to the selected candidates for respective positions.

Contract period for the candidate shall be of 11 months from the date of signing the contract with Bihar Vikas Mission.

Salary per Month : Rs. 148500

BVM, Bihar reserves the rights to extend or renew the contract terms of the candidate.

Open positions may vary (increase or decrease) at the time of recruitment.
Grandsons/Granddaughters of the freedom fighters are eligible for 3% horizontal reservation, on submission of the freedom fighter certificate, certificate of grandfather /grandmother, certificate for permanent resident of Bihar and family tree issued by the competent authority.

At any point of the hiring process, Bihar Vikas Mission reserves the right to cancel part or whole process of hiring the professionals.

No Travel Allowances will be provided to the candidates for attending interviews for the advertised openings.

Education:UG -B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization, Civil

Company Profile

Quess Corp Ltd.
Quess Corp Ltd. BIHAR VIKAS MISSION is a new entity established by Government of Bihar under society Registration Act, 1860 to continue its sustained development in the state of Bihar and to drive effective planning & execution of various key development programs & projects.
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Contact Details

Recruiter Name:Karthick

Contact Company:Quess Corp Ltd.


Reference Id:pipe

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