06 January, 2016

6018 Wash Officer | Technician

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Tanna, Lenakel, Vanuatu 
Due Date

Job Description:
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 Officer (Technician) to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province with travel to Tafea Outer Islands.

        The WASH Officer is responsible for assisting with the technical implementation of water and sanitation activities. The successful candidate would have experience working on rural water supply systems and sanitation facilities in Vanuatu. A technical background in plumbing, civil works, and/or construction is necessary and the candidate should have the skills to ensure that women, young people, older people, and people with disabilities participate in and are involved in decision making around water and sanitation issues. The role involves working in a team and coordination with government, community, and other WASH organizations in Tafea Province. 

        Required qualification and skills
        • Good qualification with Technical skills in plumbing, civil engineering, or construction
        • Experience implementing WASH projects and activities
        • Strong communication skills
        • Demonstrated awareness and sensitivity to the particular needs of women and other marginalized people in WASH
        • Demonstrated ability to take direction and 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 and Bislama required; Tanna local languages strongly preferred
        • Ability to work independently and efficiently
        • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook
        • 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. 


              English and Bislama

              How To Apply:
              To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 13 January 2016, quoting the reference ‘CIV1607’ as the subject of the email/letter. Only successful candidates will be contacted. 
              Contact Person:

              Nelly Daniel

              Not Stated

              Nelly Daniel, Human Resource Coordinator, PO Box 1129 Port Vila, Vanuatu or 
              John Bill Charley, Field Coordinator, CARE Office, Isangel Tanna



               Not Stated
              6-Jan-16 Direct from Employer

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