Christian Reformed World Relief Committee
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Engineer - Kilifi & Taita
Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (CRWRC)
Term of position:
Full-time – six months
Lead the planning, design and implementation of WASH activities.
The incumbent will provide technical support and consultation in the program area.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Oversee the implementation of WASH activities , ensuring compliance with donor requirements and timelines;
Ensure the relevance and consistency of the programs vis-à-vis the needs of the local populations;
Make certain that the programs under his/her supervision achieve the required results
Ensure that all the work meets sustainability requirements and that established norms and standards are respected
Anticipate difficulties and facilitate the resolution of problems linked to the programs
Propose the reorientation of activities according to changing context and indicators
Coordinate, collaborate and cooperate with project target community leaders, related NGOs and government institutions.
Assist in the procurement, appraisal and evaluation of materials, performance contacts, tenders and agreements;
Experience and Skills Required
BSC –Water Engineering
High level technical expertise in designing and implementing community-based WASH projects; including engineering expertise in gravity-fed and water catchment systems.
Community development and participation skills; experience in mentoring and building the capacity of colleagues and community members.
Ability to plan own work, set priorities and complete work under pressure or when faced with competing demands.
Proficiency in word processing and spreadsheet. Computer design skills desirable.
Valid and clean drivers licence.
Excellent written and spoken English language.
Commitment to Christian principles and beliefs
Honesty and integrity
A strong team player
Maturity in decision making
Patient, willing to learn and teach
Flexible and adaptable in changing and demanding circumstances
Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter by email to: [email protected]