Reference Number : GRCFA21-197
Position Title : Site Caretaker (Handyman)
Duty Station : Korinthos, Greece
Type of Appointment : Special Short-Term Ungraded Contract
Closing Date : 16 June 2021
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners.
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society.
advance understanding of migration issues; encourage social and economic development through migration, and; uphold the human dignity and well-being of migrants.
In Greece, IOM is focusing on responding to the Mediterranean migrant’s crisis, in support of the Greek Government and in cooperation with all other agencies involved.
IOM currently implements interventions within the areas of emergency, preparedness and response, disaster risk reduction, livelihoods, healthcare and psychosocial assistance, assisted voluntary return of migrants, migration and development, resettlement and repatriation, family reunification, counter human trafficking, assistance to vulnerable migrants.
IOM is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment. Internal and external candidates are eligible to apply to this vacancy.
For the purpose of the vacancy, internal candidates are considered as first-tier candidates.
IOM is supporting the National authorities in the management of all long-term accommodation sites in mainland Greece and aims at ensuring dignified and harmonized reception standards for applicants of international protection.
IOM is implementing activities (Site Management Support, Protection and Non-Formal Education) in partnership with a large array of Implementing Partners.
Under the overall supervision of the Senior Project Manager, and the direct supervision of the Care and Maintenance Area Coordinator the successful candidate will be responsible for applying basic fixes to equipment and building systems as ensure facilities are tidy and functional.
Core Functions / Responsibilities :
Required Qualifications and Experience
Experience and Skills
Fluency in English and Greek (written and oral) is required.
IOM’s competency framework can be found at this link.
Core Competencies behavioural indicators
IOM is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment.
Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.
Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment and verification of residency, visa and authorizations by the concerned Government, where applicable.
Appointment will be subject to the provision of requirements relevant to the position including academic degree(s), professional licenses, criminal record certificate and declaration of relatives in the Organization.
This post is subject to local recruitment. Only those holding a valid residence and work permit for Greece will be eligible for consideration.
How to apply :
Interested candidates are invited to submit their application including a cover letter, CV and a completed Personal History Form in English by email
GRHRAPPLY iom.int specifying the vacancy reference number GRCFA21-197 and full name in the subject line.
Please click this link to access the Personal History Form (four pages).
Due to the volume of applications received, IOM Greece Human Resources will not be able to respond to all inquiries about the application status and will only contact shortlisted candidates.
Posting period :
From 02 June 2021 to 16 June 2021