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  • Posted: Jan 30, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 13, 2023
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    Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola formally known Federal University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria, was established in 1981 by the Federal Government of Nigeria to provide the much needed technologically skilled manpower for the nation. It is one of the Federal Universities recognized by National Universities Commission (NUC) to offer...
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    Director of Physical Planning

    The Position

    • The Director of Physical Planning is the Head of the Directorate of Physical Planning of the University and is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day-to-running of the Directorate.

    Other functions of the Director, includes:

    • Design, coordination and supervision of physical development projects in the University to ensure quality of all executed projects.
    • Ensuring compliance with the provisions of the university's Physical Master Plan and its update from time-to- time.
    • Coordinating and monitoring of all staff and activities of the directorate.
    • Prepare and present to management quarterly and annual reports on state of the physical facilities in the university and ongoing and/or planned projects
    • Carrying out other responsibilities as may be assigned by the Vice-Chancellor.

    Qualifications and Experience

    • Candidates for this post must have a good honours Degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Urban and Regional Planning, Quantity Surveying or any relevant degree from a recognized institution with a minimum of second class lower division plus NYSC discharge certificate, evidence of exemption or exclusion.
    • Possession of a higher degree in relevant field would be an added advantage. Be a member of an appropriate professional body with a current practicing license as well as a minimum of fifteen (15) years post qualification working experience and must have attained the rank of a Deputy Director or its equivalent in a University system.

    Condition of Service

    • The successful candidates for the post of Director of Physical Planning shall hold office for a period of four (4) years from the effective date of appointment.

    The salary and conditions of service are as applicable to the respective offices in Nigerian Federal Universities and as may be determined from time to time by the Federal Government of Nigeria and the University's Governing Council as appropriate.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications (including a statement of the candidates' vision for the University in the next five years with particular reference to the growth and financial affairs of the University in not more than 500 words) and 20 copies of their Credentials and current Curriculum Vitae duly signed, and dated, giving the following information:

    • Full name, current postal and contact address, permanent home address
    • Place and date of birth
    • Nationality
    • State of origin and LGA
    • Marital status
    • Number and ages of children
    • Academic qualification obtained with dates, class, institutions and distinctions
    • Membership of Academic and professional bodies
    • Statement of experience including full details of former and present posts, employers and work schedule
    • Other activities outside current employment
    • Hobbies
    • Names and addresses of three (3) Referees.

    Applications are to be addressed and submitted under confidential cover, in envelopes marked at the Upper Left-Hand Corner "Post of Bursar, MAU, Yola" to:
    The Registrar,
    Modibbo Adamawa University,
    P.M.B. 2076, Yola,
    Adamawa State, Nigeria.


    • Candidates should request their Referees to forward references on him/her directly to the Registrar / Secretary of Council attesting to their character, integrity and academic and management capabilities in a sealed Envelopes and marked "CONFIDENTIAL".
    • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to make themselves available for interaction at an appointed date
    • Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.

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