06 January, 2016

6019 Wash Officer | Trainer

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 (Trainer) to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province with travel to Outer Islands.

        The WASH Officer (Trainer) would be responsible for working with the government Rural Water Supply (RWS) Department and community WASH Committees to improve and maintain the safety and security of their drinking water. The successful candidate would have experience working in a WASH-related field, have the ability to mobilize community members, and deliver clear messages. The role requires strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team and coordinate with government, community, and other WASH organizations in Tafea Province. 

        Required qualification and skills
        • A Diploma with relevant skills
        • Knowledge of one or more of the following: public health, hygiene promotion, plumbing, civil engineering, construction, education, or community water supply and sanitation
        • Ability to identify risks and mitigation measures in water supply systems
        • At least two years of practical experience in community development, health, WASH, or similar programs and ability to mobilize communities
        • Written and oral fluency in English, Bislama, and Tanna local languages required
        • 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
        • Strong communication skills and ability to deliver clear messages to large groups
        • Ability to work independently and efficiently
        • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook, or the ability to learn quickly
        • 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 ‘CIV1608’ 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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