Mobile Storage Unit Technician (MSU Technician)


CTG overview:

  • CTG staff and support humanitarian projects in fragile and conflict-affected countries around the world, providing a rapid and cost-effective service for development and humanitarian missions. With past performance in 17 countries – from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia, we have placed more than 20,000 staff all over the world since operations began in 2006.
  • CTG recruits, deploys and manages the right people with the right skills to implement humanitarian and development projects, from cleaners to obstetricians, and mechanics to infection specialists, we’re skilled in emergency response to crises such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Key to successful project delivery is the ability to mobilise at speed; CTG can source and deploy anyone, anywhere, in less than 2 weeks and have done so in 48 hours on a number of occasions.
  • Through our efficient and agile HR, logistical and operational services, CTG saves multilateral organisations time and money. We handle all our clients’ HR related issues, so they are free to focus on their core services.
  • Visit to find out more

Overview of position:

  • CTG is looking to contract an experienced Mobile Storage Unit Technician (MSU Technician) for our operations in South Sudan. Candidates must have the experience as stated below in the TOR.

Role objectives:
Under the direct supervision of Logistics Officer or designate, the MSU Technician shall perform below duties & responsibilities:

  • Assess allocated area / space designated for MSU installation & advise feasibility including drainage etc.
  • Install / dismantle MSUs upon request from the Logistics Officer around South Sudan locations.
  • Perform assessments of installed MSUs, advising required maintenance & repairs.
  • Develop a plan for the maintenance works required including required tools, spares, equipment, manpower & timeline.
  • Maintain daily records for manpower attending works & submit to Country Office (CO) & / or Field Office (FO) locations where works are being carried out.
  • Share knowledge & expertise by bringing efficiency suggestions regarding work processes of MSUs.
  • Train client staff on MSU maintenance, installation & dismantling, as & when requested.
  • Travel around country to assigned locations as advised by the Logistics Officer.
  • Physical inventory of pieces, tools & equipment under their custody at each work assignment before & after works are done.
  • Assist in sorting of MSUs for completeness during receipts & dispatches.
  • Draft mission report for each mission undertaken providing as much details as possible.
  • Any additional tasks, in the scope of mobile storages, as may be required.

Project reporting:

  • This role works under the direct supervision of Logistics Officer or designate.

Key competencies:

  • Minimum of 3 years of demonstrable relevant experience.
  • High school graduate. Completed “A” Levels / Secondary School.
  • Completed a full course at technical college, or similar institution with experience gained in Mobile Storage Units (MSU).
  • English is essential.
  • Fluency in Arabic is desirable.

Team management:

  • This role has no team management responsibility.

Further information:

  • Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role.

How to apply