Job at RWANDA HOUSING AUTHORITY : Director of Building Regulation & Professional Services Unit (Deadline:26 November 2018)
1.Provide regular direction and leadership to the staff in the unit;
2.Coordinate the activities related to laws and standards in construction and human settlement;
3.Ensure the approval by the management the prepared regulation booklets for awareness campaign in human settlement and construction;
4.Propose where applicable, the amendments and editions of the regulation booklets for awareness campaign in human settlement and construction;
5.Coordinate the elaboration, development of the procedure manuals related to application forms, scrutiny and design conformity in construction industry in Rwanda and advocate for their approval;
6.Ensure the progressive improvement of public building compliance with regulations and standards in force;
7.Monitor the drafting of human settlement and construction laws, regulations and standards to ensure the consideration of the international standards as well as incorporating the particular circumstances in Rwanda;
8.Advise the management on way forwards of improving legal tools available in case of identified omissions or gaps.
9.Supervise the elaboration of the capacity building and awareness campaign programs and activities of the stakeholders on human settlement and construction laws, regulations and standards and coordinate those activities;
10.Coordinate the capacity building activities of the districts and City of Kigali in the building permitting activities;
11.Coordinate the professional bodies and ensure that they comply with the regulations in place in Rwanda;
12.Ensure the elaboration of the laws legislating the professional bodies and oversee their code of conduct.
13.Advise the management on the way forwards of effectively improving the key areas and legal tools in relation to the human settlement and construction industry in Rwanda.
14.Monitor the implementation, performance and relevancy of approved procedure manuals;
15.Coordinate the provision of the legal advice on technical documents elaborated and received by the institution on human settlement and construction in Rwanda;
A0 in Civil Engineering, Construction Law,Construction Management,Estates Management with 3 years of working experience or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Law,Construction Management,Estates Management with 1 year of working experience.