Emergency WASH Coordinator- AFAR Female Applicants are highly Encouraged

at World Vision Ethiopia
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Date Posted May 27, 2022
Category NGO
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience the fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 34,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Employee Contract Type:

Local – Fixed Term Employee (Fixed Term)Job Description:

Under the guidance of the Area Program Manager or Response Lead, and with the consultation of the HO Emergency WASH Manager, the Emergency WASH Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of the Emergency WASH Part of GAC Northern Ethiopia Response & Recovery Nexus Project in Afar and Tigray Regional State of Ethiopia under NECR. The staff will conduct assessments, engage in proposal developments and all project reports; support the field team in preparation of design, BOQs, and bid documents, and follow up construction of water and sanitation services, including electromechanical system, follow-up contract administration, and process payments.

Detail Responsibilities

Coordinate all emergency WASH operations, lead and participate in the assessments,  feasibility studies, preparation and review of the design,  BOQ and all bid documents, payments for all emergency WASH   service constructions/rehabilitation/maintenances,, and water trucking services. etc

Coordinate the implementation of activities and provide technical and administrative support to district-based Project WASH Officers in the implementation of planned WASH activities for IDPs/Returnees/Host communities: Rehabilitations, New constructions, Water trucking, Sanitation and Hygiene promotions, basic WASH NFI distributions are done on time, meeting humanitarian standards, donor requirements, WV and Government policies and within budget.

Actively engage and represent the organization in the Zonal level coordination platforms and joint humanitarian need assessments, and collaborate internally with all sector staff for good sectoral integration and collaborations.

Ensure the program delivery, evaluation, and reporting (SitRep, Monthly, 4W, quarterly, annual, and donor reports) are carried out efficiently, rigorously, and within the timeframe in compliance with the established guidelines and procedures

Ensure that all interventions adhere to Do No Harm principles and with participation from all relevant stakeholders, including disaster-affected children and their families.

Coach and mentor, coordinate & supervise emergency WASH Staff of the project to ensure teamwork, sharing lessons within implanting districts and as well as in the organization.

Job Requirements

4 Years experience for MSc and 6 years  for BSc on relevant project/program experience of WASH in an international NGO or similar organization, preferably emergency WASH operations

Educational background: Civil Engineering, Hydraulic, Water supply, Environmental Engineering, and related

Excellent English communication skills, Basic computer software applications including Water cads, AutoCADs, etc

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