Jobs and volunteering


The skills, experience and commitment of everyone involved with Build It is key to the success of the organisation

Job vacancies

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Volunteer opportunities

Construction Manager & Trainer based in Lusaka, Zambia

We are looking for an experienced construction manager (buildings) who is keen to share their expertise with young professionals in Zambia.

You will oversee our community buildings programme (schools and clinics), emphasising training and support for our site agents, to ensure the project is completed on time, to budget and to the required standard using our processes and procedures. We use these projects to train local people in basic construction skills and develop competent project managers.  We receive practical support from Gensler Architects and BuroHappold Engineering – our buildings are well designed and built.

Key criteria for this position include:

  • Construction Operations experience
  • Direct experience of all key aspects of project management
  • A relevant professional qualification and technical competence

This is a voluntary post (all expenses covered), based in Lusaka from early 2018 for one year (negotiable).

If you are interested in finding out more about this role, please contact the UK Build It office on +44 (0)1743 246317.

Job description and application details: Construction Manager and Trainer Job Description – January 2018


Finance and Administration

If you have skills in finance and administration and would like to join our small and dynamic team, please get in touch with the UK Build It office on +44 (0)1743 246317.