Radio Room Supervisor Job in ICRC

Main Responsibilities

  • Operate VHF & HF radios, sat-phones and maintain daily radio and operations in Field Mobile Data Base (DB)
  • Conduct radio checks as requested by the management and ensures that all equipment placed under his/her responsibility is in good working condition, reports inefficiencies in Radio Room and faulty equipment
  • Make radio contact and register the movements of ICRC cars in the ICRC Field Mobile DB
  • Broadcast weather reports and warnings
  • Examine and operate new equipment prior to installation in order to ensure that it performs properly
  • Review applicable regulations regarding radio communications and report violation of rules
  • Monitor emergency frequencies in order to detect distress calls and respond by dispatching emergency equipment
  • Act quickly in the event of an emergency and contact relevant management
  • Maintain a detailed incident log for security reports
  • Prepare and conduct emergency telecommunications briefing for ICRC new staff
  • Informs the management immediately in case of unusual contacts

Required Qualifications

  • Diploma in ICT, Electronic related field or equivalent training
  • 3 years’ experience in communications/Radio operations within NGO’s or similar function preferably with an International organization
  • Very good knowledge of Windows operated computers
  • Capable and motivated to continuously be update on latest developments
  • Good knowledge of radio (HF & VHF) technology, satellite communication and radio security
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Strong sense of responsibility and autonomy with good organizational skills
  • Good knowledge of IS services and equipment market and vendors in Nigeria

Personal Requirements

  • Strongly motivated by humanitarian work
  • Ability to work independently, capacity to take initiatives, ability to integrate Changes in a fast paced environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Organized, punctual and reliable
  • Sound ability to apply ICRC rules and working procedures
  • Please clearly indicate “Radio Room Supervisor” on the envelope.

Method of Application

Please submit your application (letter of motivation, CV, copies of certificates/diploma) to:

Administrator ICRC, Delegation Abuja

No 31 Pope John Paul II Street

Maitama, Abuja.

The last day for the submission of the applications will be 31.03.2015

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


The ICRC is an impartial, neutral, and independent international humanitarian organisation.


Closing Date: 31/03/2015