General Worker x7

  • Full Time
  • Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website Biocarbon Partners

BCP is a leading African REDD+ Developer and conservation organization which seeks to sustainably finance wildlife and habitat conservation through the forest carbon markets. BCP’s mission is “making conservation of wildlife habitat valuable to people”. We work with Community and Government partners to help improve the conservation management of over 1 million hectares of globally significant wildlife habitats in Zambia, benefiting over 225,000 people.

BCP is seeking to recruit a dynamic individual as General Worker x 7 (GW). The locations will be Kasempa x 2, Kaoma x 2, Livingstone x 1 and Lufwanyama x 2. As GW, your job will be a full range of janitorial assignments using sound judgment. Actions are normally determined by specific instructions from supervisor and any other designate.

STUFF WE’LL TRUST YOU WITH.

  • Cleans, Cooks, prepares refreshments for external guests, as and when required, sweeps, vacuums and mops floors.
  • Gathers and disposes of rubbish and waste materials by hand or with the use of powered equipment.
  • Makes rounds of buildings and grounds at regular intervals; inspects doors, windows, and locks to see that they are properly and securely fastened and doorbells.
  • Locks and unlock buildings. Observes appearance and conditions of premises and equipment; reports needed repairs, safety hazards, or conditions requiring outsourced vendor’s services.
  • Dust such items as blinds, Furniture, file cabinets, and windowsills using treated dust mittens, cloths, or hand-cleaning items. scrubs, strips, sanitises, waxes.
  • Polishing furniture, metal work, and chrome using appropriate cleaning and polishing compounds.
  • Maintains an inventory of cleaning and toiletry supplies. Washes, ceilings, woodwork, windows, mirrors, and fixtures.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

ALLIANCE BUILDERS WANTED

  • A minimum standard of a Grade 12 Certificate. Any training certificate will be added advantage.

Skills

  • Strong people skills with good communication capacity in written and spoken English as well as local languages
  • Strong commitment to community development and conservation approaches
  • Considerable knowledge is required.
  • Knowledge of standard methods, practices, tools, and equipment of the janitor services.
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety rules.
  • Knowledge of the proper use of chemicals and insecticides
  • Ability to follow instructions.

STUFF YOU’LL TELL PEOPLE AT PARTIES.

Helping to conserve over 565 million trees, and with close to 7 million tons of carbon emissions reduced to date, both BCP implemented REDD+ Projects have been verified against the Verified Carbon Standard, the world’s leading voluntary Greenhouse Gas program. In 2021, the LZRP is the only project in Africa to receive 8 consecutive verifications and only the second in the World to achieve this! While it is also Africa’s first CCBA Triple Gold Project, with ‘Gold’ level verification against all three categories of the Climate, Community, and Biodiversity Standard (CCBA) for its exceptional climate change impacts and community and biodiversity benefits. The LCFP has achieved CCBA Triple Gold Validation for exceptional community impact. Awarded Best Individual Offsetting Project and Impact Monitoring Report in the World in the Environmental Finance Voluntary Carbon Markets Ranking 2021, and ranked in the top 0.5% of B Corps globally 2021, BCP offers carbon offsets with World class benefits. Under our 30 – Cubed goal, by 2030, BCP is set to deliver on our goal of avoiding 30 million tons of emissions annually, benefitting 3 million people, and partnering with communities across 30 million acres of globally significant wildlife habitat.

WE EVEN DO BENEFITS DIFFERENTLY.

As an equal opportunity employer, a competitive salary will be offered, plus training, plus the potential for performance bonuses, plus health benefits, plus a great work culture, plus career growth, plus working with a diverse and committed team.

Candidates interested in joining an innovative and high-performance team, and working towards doing amazing things in conservation technology and livelihoods, please send a CV, a cover letter, 3 reference contacts and anything else that makes your application stand out by email to [email protected] with General Worker (GW) and Location been applied for in the subject line. Please also send anything else that will help your application stand out.

Applicants who have worked in or reside in the site-base Province are encouraged to apply

Applications accepted from 14th November 2022 until the position is filled.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

If an applicant receives no response within a 30-day period, they should consider their application unsuccessful.


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