World Vision Ethiopia Drilling Operations Coordinator Jobs

World Vision Ethiopia Drilling Operations Coordinator Jobs


Purpose of the position:

  • To undertake quality and professional works on the study, design and development of ground water. Coordinate drilling operations; prepare well designs, contract document and BOQ for the contract. Committed to World Vision's core values and demonstrate real professionalism that is an example to others..

    Major Responsibilities:

  • Verify/engage in groundwater resource assessments and detail investigation, which is supported by geophysical survey in partnership with ROs/CPOs, APs and respective government offices.

  • Ensure that borehole-drilling works are underway in compliance with community needs, donor’s requirements, WV and government policies and national standards.

  • Coordinate and prepare annual drilling operations and verification plan in consultation with CPOs and RPMs.

  • Review groundwater development project study documents and provide well design modification whenever required.

  • Prepare contract document, well design and BOQ for out-source drilling works.

  • Prepare technical manuals that provide guidance to the field staff.

  • Prepare detail material specification of drilling supplies, drill tools and pumping test supplies for procurement.

  • Take part in planning, facilitating and conducting trainings on WASH related programs to COPs, APs staff and other stakeholders.

  • Promote major cross cutting themes including environment, gender, child protection, disability and peace building.

    Job Requirements

    Minimum education, training and experience requirements to qualify for the position:

  • M.Sc in Hydrogeology with 6 yrs experience in the study and design of groundwater sources, and water
    well drilling supervision.

  • B.Sc in Geology/Applied Geology with 8 yrs experience in the study and design groundwater sources, and water well drilling supervision.

    Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Experience in well site selection using conventional hydrogeological method.

  • Experience in conducting geophysical investigation (Vertical electrical sounding) for groundwater source assessment.

  • Very good computer skill and groundwater application software like GIS, Global mapper, resist and others,

    Working Environment / Conditions:

  • Travel: 50% Domestic travel is required.

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicants are required to attach Current CV with three references & fill employment application form which can be found http://docs.ethiojobs.net/wve-jaf.pdf ) and email before the closing date of this announcement to

  • Recruitment_ethiopia@wvi.org and/or via ethiojobs.net

  • World vision has zero tolerance towards abuse and exploitation of children and vulnerable adults. Every prospective employee, volunteer, and intern is obliged to comply by world vision’s child and adult safeguarding policy."

  • Note: we do not receive hard copies



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