Emergency WASH Officer

at World Vision Ethiopia
Location Tulo based and works at different intervention weredas in Oromia, Oromia, Ethiopia
Date Posted April 6, 2020
Category Business Development
Facility Management
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


Purpose of the position:


Under the guidance of field level Area program managers and NO Emergency SWAN WASH Specialist, the staff will be responsible for the implementation of emergency SWAN WASH projects. Responsible for Supervising the maintenance and rehabilitation of existing water supply systems, sanitation and hygiene activities and distribution of WASH NFIs, water treatment chemicals.


The successful candidate will have skills and experience that meet the following requirements:

Major Responsibilities:


·         Follow up/Supervision of activities for IDPs/returnees WASH response: maintenance and rehabilitation of water supply system and distribution of WASH NFIs and water treatment chemicals, hygiene related trainings etc. Ensure the quantity and quality of water delivered met the standards.
·         Develop collaborative relationships within World Vision at all levels, communities, local partners, WASH clusters and local government and convey information & ideas and effectively coordinate to ensure overall project targets and donor compliances are met.
·         Undertake the implementation and the monitoring of water schemes maintenance and rehabilitation in different intervention areas
·         Ensure that implementation of Emergency SWAN WASH Projects comply with consortium, WV and government policies and global standards and donor requirement.
·         Prepare, submit and document quality and standard intervention reports including 4W reports on weekly, monthly and quarterly bases as per the organization, donor and WASH cluster’s requirement.
·         Ensure Emergency WASH SWAN program implementation is with quality, standard on time, target and within the budget.
·         Ensure that all interventions adhere to Do No Harm principles and with participation from all relevant stakeholders, including disaster affected children and their families.
·         Ensure the program delivery, evaluation and reporting carried out efficiently, rigorously and within the time frame in compliance with the established guidelines and procedures

Job Requirements

Education: BSC/MSC in Water supply, Hydraulic, environmental engineering and others related fields.

 Experience: 2 for MSC and 4 yrs. for BSc on relevant project/program experience of WASH in an international NGO or similar organization.

Working Environment:

·         Full time field-based position.



Other Attributes and responsibilities

o   Have a ‘can do’ mindset and ability to work with a team to figure out the ‘why, how, who, what & when’.

o   Be rooted and able to form a connection to the community – and must demonstrate passion for living and working in the program area.

o   Be empowerment focused as opposed to service delivery.

o   Must have outstanding oral and written communications and relationship skills and.

o   Must be willing to perform other duties as required.


Place of Work: Based at Harerghe Tulo and work for different intervention Weredas I Oromia

Duration of the contract:  ending March 17,2021

Salary: World Vision has an attractive salary and benefits package.


Applying Instructions

Interested applicants are required to fill the employment application form (you can get this form from http://docs.ethiojobs.net/wve-jaf.pdf ) and email on or before the closing date of this announcement to recruitment_ethiopia@wvi.org


World Vision Ethiopia is a child focused Organization and is striving to keep children safe and is committed to ensuring that only those who are suitable to work with children are considered for this position

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