The Lutheran World Federation World Service Environment Officer - for Project- Building Climate Resilient Community Jobs in Ethiopia

The Lutheran World Federation World Service Environment Officer - for Project- Building Climate Resilient Community Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

  • Provide orientation about environmental issues and effects of climate change

  • Ensure that all the environmental component of the project in Bugna Woreda and surrounding communities implemented according to LWF policies and donor and government agreements,

  • Co-ordinate, develop and perform the environmental protection activities of the project

  • Delivery program linked to LWF project in the Bugna Woreda entitled “Building Climate
  • Resilient Community". specifically carry out technical, administrative and communication tasks associated with the project activity and delivery project,

  • Provide technical guidance in implementing the project interventions aim to build climate resilient community and the surrounding areas/kebeles of Bugna Woreda

  • Plan, coordinate and monitor environmental activities with the relevant stakeholders- communities and government bodies,

  • Identify capacity gaps and provide technical support to target beneficiaries of the climate change adaptation. Promote use of environment friendly inputs for improved agronomic practices,

  • Develop materials for awareness rising and conduct training for the community on environmental matter

  • Prepare weekly, monthly, quarterly, bi annually and annual reports on environmental component of the project;

  • Undertake community mobilization and regular monitoring and evaluation of the project and
    reporting to the Team Leader;

  • Undertake LWF representation with Government, Partners and officials around the project area and with regards to climate change and environmental issues;

  • Carry out environmental, social feasibility Assessment in collaboration with the project officers and relevant sector offices;

  • Organize and train the beneficiaries on renewable energy technologies;

  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Team Leader;

    Job Requirements


  • Bachelor or Masters Degree in Forestry, Natural Resource Management or related fields or relevant disciplines from recognized universality.

    Required Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience for Bachelor degree and 1 years for Masters Degree.

    Key competencies

  • Strong communication skill in English (written and oral)

  • Ability to interact with people

  • Previous related experience in NGO setup is advantage

    How to Apply

  • Interested candidates who meet the above requirement can send ONLY detailed C.V and application letter through ethiojobs.

  • Women are encouraged to apply and only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

  • Please include 3 references from current and former employers.

  • LWF Ethiopia is an equal opportunity employer.

  • LWF Ethiopia considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to sex, color, religion, ethnicity, age, marital status or disability.

  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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