GOAL Ethiopia Senior WASH Officer Jobs

GOAL Ethiopia Senior WASH Officer Jobs

Job Id: 206505

Category: Engineering, Environment and Natural Resource, Water and Sanitation
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: Birr14,773.72

Job Description

Job Opportunity


Job title: Senior WASH Officer

Location: Field office (place of work to be decided)

Reference No: HRP/ 037 /19

Number:One (1)

Closing date May 4, 2019

GOAL strongly encourages female candidates to apply!

About Us

GOAL’s mission is to work with the most vulnerable communities to help them respond to and recover from humanitarian crises, and to assist them to build transcendent solutions to mitigate poverty and vulnerability.

GOAL is a non-for profit organization that has been working in Ethiopia for over 30 years, towards ensuring the poorest and most vulnerable in our world and those affected by humanitarian crises have access to the fundamental rights of life, including but not limited to adequate shelter, food and livelihoods, water and sanitation, nutrition, healthcare and education. GOAL implements a range of multi-sectoral development, resilience, recovery and humanitarian responses programmes by being sensitive to cross-cutting issues including gender, accountably, child protection, HIV/AIDS. Currently, we work with pastoralist, agro-pastoral, pastoral dropouts, rural small holder farmers, rural/urban youth and street children to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience in Ethiopia working closely with local communities, local government, donors and other key actors.

GOAL E Humanitarian Response is centered on nutrition, WASH, livelihoods, multipurpose cash, NFIs and protection interventions in country wide while the recovery and development focus on livelihoods, economic opportunities, health, health and nutrition system strengthening and WASH with solid emphasis on integrated programming and community-based approach in Oromiya regional state.

The Street Children programme is implemented with local partners in Addis Ababa and Hawassa.

We envision a world where poverty no longer exist, where vulnerable communities are resilient, where barriers to wellbeing are removed and where everyone has equal rights and opportunities. GOAL Ethiopia’s main donors Irish Aid, USAID/OFDA, EHF, ECHO and other private donors.

About the Role

To ensure GOAL Ethiopia’s emergency and development WASH programming in the field are well plan, implement, and monitor and timely accomplish the project activity.

S/he will be totally responsible to oversee the successful and quality implementation of water supply and sanitation facilities constructions in the assigned zone/region and accountable for reporting the progress of WASH implementation to the head office WASH team on weekly, monthly and quarterly bases.

S/he will be responsible for coaching all the WASH staffs working in the area of assignment. S/he is expected to check and ensure
regularly that effective integration is exercised b/n WASH, Health, and nutrition in the whole course of the project implementation.

The post holder is solely responsible to represent the organization in different related field level task force meeting and report any development immediately to the head office WASH team and update to his subordinate as well. The post hold has also team leading and management role with in his level under guidance of the field manager.

About You

You'll be an experienced Senior WASH Officer and direct implementation of the emergency WASH projects in the assigned woreda/region and you will also develop a work plan and implement the project activities as specified in the work plan.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in water supply and environmental engineering, Water Resource engineering, Hydraulic Engineering or related field with 4-5 years of relevant experience preferably with an NGO setting.

  • Demonstrated experience in both emergency and development WASH response

  • Good demonstrated experience in using AutoCAD and Water-Cad software

    Desirable qualities, Skills and Competences: (list of qualities that are considered desirable for the specific post):

  • Substantial knowledge, understanding, and ability to form and conform engineering design and construction contracts, bills of quantities, and specifications

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions independently

  • Strong experience of engineering and construction related project management and design of buildings in developing countries.

  • Proven experience in WASH in health facilities implementation, including in outbreak situations, CLTS and other WASH approaches is an advantage.

  • Familiarity with relevant standards and guidelines for WASH in health facilities and community is a must.

  • Extensive experience of contract administration including change order control and negotiation(s), auditing for performance, and close-out

  • Knowledge of local language is advantageous.
    Remuneration & Benefits:

    Salary: Birr 14,773.72 per month

    Pension: (11% from employer and 7% from employee)

    Transportation Allowance: 10% of monthly salary

    Hardship Allowance: 30 - 50% of monthly salary based on place of assignment.

    Medical Allowance: Birr 6500/annum (will be added in your monthly salary)

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified applicants who have access to the internet may directly apply on line using talent Search’s on line application site – www.ethiojobs.net or send the essential documents to the Administration & Human Resources Department, GOAL Ethiopia P.O.Box 5504, Addis Ababa or in person submission to the nearest GOAL offices.

    In addition we require all applicants to fill in the Application Employment Form (you can get the form from (http://docs.ethiojobs.net/Goal_Ethiopia_Application_Form.docx).

    Only those applicants who fill the application form will be considered.

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview and exam.

    GOAL Ethiopia Senior WASH Officer Jobs

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