10 December, 2015

5977 WASH Senior Officer (Engineer)

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Tanna, Tafea Province, Vanuatu with travels to outer islands
Due Date

Job Description:
Job Reference: CIV1505
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.
We are looking for a WASH Senior Officer (Engineer) to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province with travel to outer islands.
This position is responsible for the technical and logistical management of the desalination activities, jerry can distributions, hygiene promotion, and fuel delivery to the Provincial Disaster Committee (PDC). The successful candidate would ideally have experience organising groups, working with communities, and have an understanding of mechanics and logistics. Experience liaising with hygiene promoters and organising distribution is desired. The Candidate should have good problem solving skills and the ability to ensure that women, children, older people, and people with disabilities participate in and are involved in decision making around WASH issues.

        Required Qualification and Skills
        • Bachelor degree or diploma in a related field (engineering, natural resource management, etc.)
        • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
        • Demonstrated experience managing logistically intense projects
        • Experience implementing WASH projects and activities
        • Experience managing a team of at least three people
        • Strong ability to plan ahead and organize multiple activities simultaneously
        • Strong communication skills, including representation, negotiation and demonstrated interpersonal skills
        • Demonstrated awareness and sensitivity to the particular needs of women in WASH
        • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
        • Ability to work well under pressure and in response to changing needs
        • Written and oral fluency in English, Bislama, and local languages
        • Ability to work independently and efficiently
        • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point)
        • Willingness to be based in Tanna and travel to the outer islands.


              In return for your commitment you will benefit from ongoing professional development and a comprehensive benefits package. 


              Not Stated

              How To Apply:
              To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English
              before 14 December 2015, quoting the reference ‘CIV1509’ as the subject of the email/letter.
              • Mail:   Port Vila Nelly Daniel Human Resource Coordinator, PO Box 1129 Port Vila Vanuatu
              Tanna: John Bill Charley Tanna Field Coordinator, CARE office Isangel Tanna
              Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.
              Contact Person:

              Nelly Daniel|John Bill Charley


              Not Stated
              Address: PO Box 1129 Port Vila Vanuatu



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              10-Dec 15 Direct from Employer

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