Output Base Consultant to prepare Operation Phase Specific Emergency Preparedness Response Plan (OPS-EPRP)
Career > Deedoke Hydropower Project
Deedoke Hydropower Project (“Deedoke HPP” or the “Project”) is a run-of-the-river hydropower project that is currently being developed on the Myitnge River in Mandalay Region, Myanmar, by an international consortium of developers (the “Consortium”) in consultation with the Myanmar Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE), which is the main Government regulatory body for this project. The DDK HPP Consortium comprises High Tech Construction Trust Co., Ltd (HTCT) from Myanmar, Kansai Electric Power Company (Kansai) from Japan, and Andritz Hydro GmbH (Andritz) from Austria. The proposed lenders are the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the International Finance Corporation (IFC, a member of the World Bank Group), and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Deedoke HPP has commissioned the development of a comprehensive set of impact assessments and management plans, including an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), Environmental and Social Management and Monitoring Plans (ESMMPs), and a Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP) that have all been completed. A Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) together with a Livelihood Restoration Plan (LRP) is under review of the lenders. All these documents have been developed by independent experts to meet environmental and social (E&S) safeguards required under IFC, ADB, and JICA financing.
The requested OPS-EPRP is intended to reduce the risk of human life loss and injury and minimize property damage in the event of failure of Deedoke Dam or flooding caused by large runoff. This OPS-EPRP will be prepared with the intent of meeting the requirements of the dam safety guidelines or regulation of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) and safeguard policy the above lenders.
The OPS-EPRP will cover an area of 13 villages Deedoke downstream from Hnget Gyi Thaik till Myitnge confluence at Irrawaddy river. The plan is directly linked to and developed consistent with the Deedoke Emergency Action Plan.
High Tech Construction Trust Co., Ltd., (HTCT) is a company under Shwe Taung Development Co., Ltd, an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any job applicant because of race, religion, sex, gender, physical or mental disability, parental status or age, represented Deedoke consortium, is now looking for individual consultant for preparing the OPS-EPRP. The consultant will work remotely from consultant’ residence with support, of necessary information and inputs, from E&S team of Deedoke project. Email, telephone call will be a mean and tool for communicating and exchanging of information between the consultant and Deedoke project.