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HVA International is an independently operating Company engaged in Management, Engineering and Consultancy of Agro-Industrial and Aquaculture projects in Developing Countries, South-East Asia, The Middle East, Latin America, and CIS-Countries. Its products of specialization are Dairy, Poultry, Sugar, Oil Palm, Coffee, Cacao, Tea, Shrimps, Tilapia, Seabass, Salmon etc. and the pertaining (fish) farms, plantations, and processing facilities.

Director Oceania

Who will assist HVA International in further expanding its activities in Australia and New Zealand.

Tasks

  • Manage teams working on projects in the region
  • Evaluate reports from the team leaders
  • Maintain the contact with Principals through regular reporting
  • Give backstopping support to site managers supervising project implementations
  • Prepare financial offers for new projects

Key qualifications

  • University degree
  • At least twelve years of experience with managing international teams
  • Experience in the region would be a plus.
  • Good analytical skills
  • Computer competency
  • Native speaker of the English language (Australia/ New Zealand)
  • Fluent in Dutch both in writing and speaking is a must
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team
  • Is based in The Netherlands, preferably in the vicinity of Amsterdam
  • Willing to travel once a month to the region of responsibility

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application and CV in English to HVA International, CSS-department, P.O. Box 12204, 1100 AE Amsterdam, e-mail: office@hvainternational.nl

HVA International is looking to enlarge its Civil Engineering team with a:

Civil Engineer

Who will assist HVA International in its consultancy work.

Tasks

  • Participate in feasibility study teams to evaluate, estimate and prepare basic designs of livestock buildings (poultry, dairy, and beef), agro-processing buildings and farm facilities
  • Assess during field missions the state of existing buildings and make recommendations for their renovation and/or modifications
  • Evaluate construction drawings received from local contractors
  • Give backstopping support to site managers supervising project implementations
  • Prepare cost estimates

Key qualifications

  • Relevant university degree or higher national diploma (HBO)
  • At least five years of experience with large-scale integrated livestock projects and agro-processing projects, preferably also with project work abroad
  • Good analytical skills
  • Computer competency including AutoCAD, VISIO
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language
  • Flexibility, being able to work independently as well as in a team
  • Is based in The Netherlands, preferably in the vicinity of Amsterdam

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application and CV in English to HVA International, CSS-department, P.O. Box 12204, 1100 AE Amsterdam, e-mail: office@hvainternational.nl

HVA International is also looking for:

Associate Consultants (continuous)

HVA International regularly seeks consultants to work on international projects in Africa, South and Central America, Asia, Middle East, CIS, and Eastern European countries. If you have more than 5 years relevant experience in these regions and would like to be included in our roster of associate consultants, please send your detailed Curriculum Vitae in English, preferably by E-mail, to our Consultancy Support Services department, indicating availability and preference for short and/or long-term assignments.