Job Information Wash Officer NGO Information
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Contract Duration 3 months
Governorate Nineveh
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2019-03-15
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 1 Year
Required Travel Not Required
Job Status
No Of Jobs 2
Published Date 2019-03-15
Deadline Date 2019-03-21
[Mosul,Iraq ]

Goal / Purpose:

Under the supervision of the Activity Manager, the Wash Officer will:

  • Implement and monitor water, sanitation and hygiene activities.
  • Provide full support to workers and contractors on assigned program activities on the field.
  • Collect data and sources of verifications for program progress and achievements.

List of main tasks:

Set-up and operational monitoring

  • Recruitment of daily worker monitoring officer with the support of the Activity Manager
  • Supervise water network rehabilitations in coordination with Department of Water engineers
  • Follow closely contractors on water trucking distribution and water network rehabilitations activities
  • Support on monitoring (work progress, quantity and quality) for assigned activities, including water quality monitoring when required
  • Anticipate and share any problems associated with the carrying out of his/her activity and resolve any problems
  • Report on a regular basis to the Activity Manager about program implementation and the difficulties faced in the field and report quickly in case of problem or change
  • Respect deadlines established with the Activity Manager
  • Conduct basic training for daily worker on technical issue
  • Collect monitoring data using SI tools (KoBo, ODK, etc.):
  • Contribute to data collection at field level (overseeing surveys, implementing survey and post Intervention monitoring survey) and make sure that all available aspects are covered.
  • Ensure that all data is entered on time and check their consistency and quality.
  • Under the responsibility of the Activity Manager, participate in the logistical and administrative organization, planning and preparation of field operations.
  • Analyze the humanitarian situation taking into account the production problems / Do No Harm policy for the population
  • Apply safety & security procedures in field operations
  • Conduct sensitization activities with beneficiaries:
    • using Solidarités International resources
    • sending messages determined by the Solidarités International official in charge of operations
    • adapting methods to the different populations
  • Participate in the creation and monitoring of committees, and the training of its members
  • Monitor and distribute Wash activity reports.
  • Other related tasks requested by line manager.

Reporting / communication / representation

  • Report to Activity Manager all information related to activities, and security context or any event that may affect SI activities and security.
  • Listen to the local population and authorities in order to identify any needs, complaints, or major events which could affect the activities of SI
  • Report every day to the Activity Manager regarding progress on activities.
  • Coordinate with support staff (logistic and administration), all staff involved in the program.
  • Participate in coordinating and organising field visits carried out by donors and SI internal staff.
  • Have and promote a good behaviour on the field as Solidarités International employee.
Qualifications & Preferred Skills
  • Experience:
  • At least 1 year experience in technical related field (Science, water resources or a relevant field).
  • Experience in NGO is an asset
  • Management duties is an asset
  • Skills
  • Knowledge of the WASH sector with technical knowledge,
  • Experience in NFI’s/WaSH distribution
  • Knowledge on estimation, drawing and design of WaSH infrastructures,
  • Knowledge of masonry and/or plumber work
  • Team management abilities and cultural awareness,
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
  • Strong initiative, flexibility and creativity,
  • Commitment to the job and the organization,
  • Language
  • Fluent in Arabic (written, spoken and read), English is an asset.
  • IT skills:
  • General computer literacy
  • Comprehensive knowledge and very good command of MS Office (essential for reporting)
  • Knowledge of technical design software is a plus (such as AutoCad, Sketchup)
How To Apply

Please send your CV and cover letter in English to the following email address:

Applications that do not contain any CV or cover letter will not be considered.

The application deadline is March 21th. The shortlisted candidates will be contacted the following week. 

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