6742 Senior Officer – Water, Sanitation and Hygiene [WASH]
CARE International Vanuatu
Non Government Organization
Job Description: Job Reference: CIV1702
CARE is an international humanitarian and development organisation fighting global poverty, with a vision to which focuses on empowering women and girls to fight poverty and bring lasting change to their communities. We work in over 80 countries around the world. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities.
are looking for a Water, Sanitation and Hygiene [WASH] Senior Officer Background
to join our team based in Tanna with possible travel required to other sites.
Your major responsibilities will be varied and will include:
Responsible for assisting with the design and
implementation of water and sanitation activities
Responsible for facilitating Drinking Water Safety
and Security Planning in communities, including water supply assessments,
drinking water quality testing, risk mapping and report writing
Responsible for rehabilitating, constructing, or
expanding rural water supply systems and sanitation facilities in Tafea
Supervises WASH officers in the day to day
implementation of WASH activities especially during field activity
Working with the Participatory Hygiene and
Sanitation Transformation (PHAST) team to ensure that hygiene promotion
messages are disseminated and implemented in all WASH program activities.
CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
CARE is committed to protecting the rights of children. CARE reserves the right to conduct screening procedures to ensure a child safe environment.
Required qualifications and skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Water Supply and Management/Engineering or equivalent and
/ or minimum 3-4 year relevant work experience, preferably in WASH with an
International Non-Government Organisation (INGO)
communication skills in Bislama and intermediate (very good) in English
awareness and sensitivity to the particular needs of women and other
marginalised people in WASH
to analyse intricate information and communicate/report on findings
high level organisational and time management skills, including the ability to
plan and manage workflows and balance competing priorities to ensure timely
processing to meet deadlines in a complex environment
in supervising field teams
ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
experience in following international standards (e.g. SPHERE), policies,
procedures and processes
willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment
Proven ability in managing a budget and/or
(very good) in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word, Power Point
and Excel, intermediate numeric skills.
In return for your commitment you will benefit from ongoing professional development and a comprehensive benefits package.
How To Apply:
To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 02nd February 2017, quoting the reference ‘CIV1702’ as the subject of the email/letter.
Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.
Not Stated Address:
Port Vila: Nelly Daniel Human Resource, PO Box 1129, Port Vila, Vanuatu
Tanna: John Bill Charley, Tanna Field Coordinator, Isangel Tanna.