(Solid) Waste Expert / Project Manager (m/f/d)

Your assignments 

  • International waste management expert (solid, industrial, hazardous and medical waste)
  • Short- and medium-term assignments in English, French and/or Spanish speaking countries

Your responsibilities

  • Working with multidisciplinary teams in waste management projects (planning, design and engineering) in developing and emerging countries 
  • Preparation of technical and financial proposals for solid and hazardous waste management projects
  • Develop concepts, prepare studies, plans and reports
  • Coordinate and carry out tasks in all phases of project life cycle
  • Advise and coordinate project partners, maintain and manage contact with client 
  • Travel abroad to operation sites (acquisition, preparation and implementation of projects)

Your profile

  • University degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or degree of similar level (B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD)
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in engineering consulting and waste related projects 
  • Experience with International Financing Institutions (IFIs) or bilateral donors such as EU, KfW, GIZ, EIB, World Bank, EBRD 
  • Ability to guide project staff in project-related tasks 
  • Interdisciplinary networking with international experts from other fields
  • Very good command of English language, French and Spanish would be an advantage 
  • Very good communication skills 
  • Good experience in project and team support ensuring a successful implementation within quality standards, timelines and budgets 
  • Willingness to travel abroad
  • Confident appearance, open-mindedness and solution-oriented approach towards clients and colleagues
  • Sound knowledge of FIDIC contract conditions.

We offer

  • Highly diverse international projects (public and private Clients)
  • Friendly international working environment
  • Working in multidisciplinary teams
  • High degree of personal responsibility
  • Possibilty of personal career development
  • Contract duration: unlimited.

Please send your application to Christina Müller

When applying for a job at Tractebel GKW, please note our information on data protection for applicants.


January 15th, 2021

Successful continuation of our Social Development Project in Niger (irregular migration and COVID-19 pandemic)

Improving the living conditions of the population of the region of Agadez in Niger.

December 18th, 2020

New project in India

Integrated Urban Planning and Infrastructure Development for Urban Local Bodies in Tripura

November 3rd, 2020

Two new projects in Turkey

In joint venture with Hidro Dizayn based in Ankara, Turkey, Tractebel GKW has signed two contracts…