Non-Technical Survey (NTS) Operator
Danish Refugee Council
 Vacancy No: 165804
 Section/Unit: HDP
 Grade Level: J
 Supervisor: NTS/EORE Project Manager
 No. of Post: 1
 Duty Station: Kadugli
 Duration: One year Contract
 Closing Date: 06 Oct 2022


The overall role of the NTS Operator is to conduct community-level survey activities in different community settings to identify and assess the impact of explosive ordnance on women, girls, boys and men in the target areas.

 Duties and responsibilities:

Project Implementation


  • In coordination with the NTS Team Lead, conduct assigned NTS activities, ensuring quality and compliance with National Mine Action Standards and DRCís Standard Operating Procedures
  • Collect and analyze existing desktop and secondary data prior to conducting NTS tasks 
  • With the NTS team gather geographic, socio-economic and impact information on explosive ordnance-affected communities
  • Support on implementing pre and post intervention surveys to measure the impact of DRCís mine action activities on targeted communities
  • Support the Team Lead to conduct liaison with local representatives at different levels, in assigned areas of responsibility
  • Establish and maintain a wide information network including authorities, communities, NGOs, and other possible sources of information


  • Ensure daily/weekly/monthly NTS reporting is completed using standard reporting templates and submit to the Information Management Officer and Team Lead for verification and conduct corrections as necessary
  • Report issues faced during project implementation to the Project Manager and Team Lead
  • Document success stories and lessons learned for development of donor reports and case studies 
  • Any other duties as directed by the Line Manager

 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Vocational school, higher education is an asset
  • Previous training and experience in NTS or other mine action specialism desirable
  • Sound knowledge of topography and map drawing, basic handling of compass, GPS and basic digital camera
  • Computer literate
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal) in Arabic and English 
  • Excellent ability to work in a team
  • Good knowledge of local communities and community dynamics 
  • Experience and willingness to work in the field in remote and volatile areas 

2 years working experience




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