No Experience UN Jobs – Telecoms Operator – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Job Title:   Telecoms Operator (No Experience UN Jobs)

Organisation: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Duty Station: Adjumani / Pakelle, Uganda

 

About US:

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. UNHCR’s mandate under the Statute of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is to lead and co-ordinate action for international protection to refugees; seek permanent solutions for the problems of refugees and safeguard refugee rights and well-being. UNHCR has an additional mandate concerning issues of statelessness, as it is given a designated role under Article 11 of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

 

Job Summary:  The Telecoms Operator will also refer to technical manuals and UNHCR instructions concerning telecom operations.

 

All UNHCR staff members are accountable to perform their duties as reflected in their job description. They do so within their delegated authorities, in line with the regulatory framework of UNHCR which includes the UN Charter, UN Staff Regulations and Rules, UNHCR Policies and Administrative Instructions as well as relevant accountability frameworks. In addition, staff members are required to discharge their responsibilities in a manner consistent with the core, functional, cross-functional and managerial competencies and UNHCR¿s core values of professionalism, integrity and respect for diversity.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Distribute incoming cables, messages, and other communication in accordance with established instructions.
  • Ensure that all communications handed to him/her for transmission are properly prepared and authorized and promptly transmitted.
  • Select the most efficient and economic means for the transmission of messages, taking into consideration the nature and priority of communications to be transmitted.
  • Maintain a station log where all occurrences related to the operation of the telecommunication equipment are entered.
  • Ensure that no unauthorised communications are exchanged on the network.
  • Maintain all the equipment placed under his/her responsibility in good working condition.
  • Assist new staff members in the proper operation of telecommunication equipment.
  • May perform secretarial functions, such as handling paperwork on routine matters, arranges appointment/meetings both internally and externally, screen telephone calls, type a wide variety of materials from drafts, printed text, use word processor.
  • May assist in making travel arrangements.
  • Perform other related duties as required.




Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Telecoms Operator job vacancy must hold one year of relevant experience with High School Diploma; or Bachelor or equivalent or higher
  • Certificates and/or Licenses: * Regulate requirements radio license
  • Sound knowledge and practice of secretarial functions is desirable
  • CO-Cross-cultural communication skills
  • Language Requirements: Knowledge of English and/or UN working language of the duty station if not English.

 

Note:

  • UNHCR is committed to diversity and welcomes applications from qualified candidates regardless of disability, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, race, color or ethnic and national origins, religion or belief, or sexual orientation.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • UNHCR does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, training or any other fees).

 

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) should apply online at the link below

 

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Deadline: 2nd November 2022

 

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Date Posted 2022-10-27
Valid Through 2022-11-02
Hiring Organization United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Job Location , Pakelle, Adjumani, 0256, Uganda