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Vacancy Announcement - Urban Planner

Date of First Publication: July 26, 2022
Deadline for the Application: August 1, 2022

National Society for Earthquake Technology-Nepal (NSET) seeks applications for the following position from eligible candidates:

1. Position: Urban Planner
No. of Positions: One
Appointment Type: Full Time for one year with possibility of extension
Required Qualification: Urban Planning/Development /Management
Experience: Minimum 2-year experience in similar field (preferably proficient in the use of urban development tools)
Location: Kathmandu

Main Responsibilities:
»  Assist municipalities/ rural municipalities in development of Risk Sensitive Land Use Plans (RSLUP) and appropriate Building Bye Laws.
»  Conduct research related to various aspects of urban planning.
»  Develop training curricula and training strategies related to RSLUP and urban planning, impart training course as necessary.
»  Support on urban planning and land pooling activities to the program team.
»  Carry out multi-hazard risk assessment.
»  Assist in proposal writing and research.
»  Prepare architectural (2D and 3D) drawings.
»  Perform other duties as assigned.

»  Only the interested candidates fulfilling above mentioned requirements are encouraged to apply.
»  Please submit your cover letter with immediate contact number, expected salary and an updated CV no later than 5:30 pm on August 1, 2022 through email at
»  No telephone inquiry will be entertained. NSET policy demands selection strictly on merit basis and any undue influences are sure to lead to disqualification.
»  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. NSET reserves the right to reject any or all applications without assigning any reason.
»  All the suitable applications will also be kept in NSET Roster and will be screened and contacted for further evaluation when there is need.

The Executive Director
National Society for Earthquake Technology-Nepal (NSET)
House No. 65, CR-13, Sainbu Awas, Bhainsepati
Lalitpur Metropolitan City-25, Nepal
P.O.Box No: 13775, Kathmandu, Nepal

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