Save the Children Water Engineer/Governance Assistant Jobs in Uganda
Save the Children Water Engineer/Governance Assistant Jobs in Uganda Guided by water engineer/governance officer Amudat, The Assistant will be based in Karita since Amudat geographically is so wide. He will support the Water engineer/governance officer conduct hand pump technical assessment, and work closely with Hand pump mechanics to have repairs/rehabilitation of water sources done. He will also oversee Water user committee training, monitor WSC and Borehole functionality. He/she will work closely with sub county health assistant to collect water samples and ensure routine water testing is conducted in District water office
In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.
Experience and Skills
At least 3+ years of direct experience in integrated WASH programming, (preferably in a community setting in Karamoja sub region).
Experience in Borehole rehabilitation and community-based management plus model
WASH professional with experience in Water quality surveillance, Community Led Total Sanitation, WASH marketing, or community health work
Ability to ride a motorcylce
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines and priorities work.
Strong communication and coordination skills.
Demonstrated ability to work in a complex, multi-intervention health development program in collaboration with national health ministries and international partners.
Demonstrated experience managing staff and budgets across a large geographic area
Specific experience in Software and hardware activities. CLTS, sanitation marketing, Water quality testing
Prior experience working in Karamoja sub-region highly desired.
Prior experience working with USAID funded projects highly desired.
Prior experience working with HPMAs, district local government and water service committees
Willingness to be based in the Karita subcounty, with frequent travel to communities.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to work effectively with a diverse team of staff HQ and field based partners and counterparts.
Commitment to producing high quality program deliverables on time and under budget.
Excellent writing skills.
English fluency (verbal and written) required.
Qualified Ugandan nationals and international candidates are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
For more information and job application details, see; Save the Children Water Engineer/Governance Assistant Jobs in Uganda
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