The Integral Water Management Project of the Swiss Cooperation in Bolivia, implemented by HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation, requires contracting the following consultancy services: 1) Adjustment of the document “State of the degradation of Drylands of Bolivia (LADA / WOCAT)”; 2) Installation and configuration of automatic hydrometeorological stations in two municipalities of the department of Beni; 3) Installation and configuration of automatic hydrometric sensors in nine selected dams nationwide.
These consultancies correspond to the Assistance Fund mechanism of the National Watershed Plan (PNC) and will contribute to the Hydrological Risk Management and Climate Change component and to the Knowledge and Information Management of Water Resources and Watersheds of the National Watershed Plan implemented by the Vice Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation (VRHR), under the Ministry of Environment and Water (MMAyA).
All interested parties are invited to participate in this call to opt for these Consultancies:
1. CONSULTANCY BY PRODUCT: ADJUSTMENT OF THE DOCUMENT “STATE OF DEGRADATION OF DRY LANDS OF BOLIVIA (LADA / WOCAT)”
Professional profile of the consultant in:
Professional training in Agronomic, Forestry, Biological Engineering and / or related branches at the Bachelor’s level.
Post-grade (MSc or PhD) in Land evaluation and soil survey, evaluation of land degradation Evaluation of Natural Resources, Geomatics, and information.
General experience of at least eight years in reference to the integral management of Natural Resources, evaluation of land degradation, Land Evaluation, edaphological studies, Modeling of distributed erosion of soils, etc.
Minimum specific experience of 5 years in topics related to: Territorial Integral Development Plans (PTDI); Land use planning plans (PDOT, PMOT, PGTI); Land use plans (PLUS); Agroecological Zoning (ZAE); Management plans and integral management of watersheds; Risk Management and Disaster Risk Reduction; Geographic information systems and remote sensing.
Comprehensive work experience both in the office and in the field.
2. INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION OF AUTOMATIC HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL STATIONS IN TWO MUNICIPALITIES OF THE BENI DEPARTMENT 3. INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION OF AUTOMATIC HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL STATIONS IN NINE SELECTED DAMS AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL.
Company legally established in the country.
Recognized provider in the provision of automatic (hydrological and meteorological) measuring equipment (sensors) for the OTT, ADCOM lines, among others.
Certification of representation of the OTT, ADCON brands in Bolivia
Minimum company experience of 5 years in the construction of support infrastructure and installation of automatic hydrological, meteorological and agrometeorological sensors.
Minimum experience of 5 years in the configuration of transmission of automatic data GSM / GPRS of hydrological and meteorological sensors of the OTT, ADCOM lines among others.