26 July, 2016

6415 WASH Project Officers - Re-advertisement

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Tanna, 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 Project Officers to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province.
The Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) Project Officers will undertake field activities in Tafea province. The successful candidates will have a proactive, results-oriented approach and experience working within the water, sanitation and hygiene/health sector.
The posts will be responsible for the design, implementation, follow up and evaluation of WASH activities in communities, schools and health facilities targeted by CARE International.
Activities include:
  • Installation of rainwater harvesting
  • Rehabilitation of Gravity Fed Water Systems
  • Construction of latrines and hand washing stations in schools and health centers
  • Training community members in construction and plumbing skills
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assessments
  • Program design and implementation
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning
  • Proactively promote a safe and secure work environment; foster a culture of safety and security awareness and consistently follow all CARE safety and security policies, procedures and directives
  • Demonstrate an understanding of gender equality and women’s empowerment and a commitment to CARE’s approach and values including ethnic diversity and cultural sensitivity
  • Uphold and promote CARE’s commitment to Child Protection

        Required qualifications and skills:
        • Health inspection, engineering, plumbing, construction or related qualifications with strong experience
        • Professional experience of at least 5 years, preferably in the field of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
        • Organization, coordination and planning skills
        • Problem solving skills
        • Good computer skills
        • Ability to listen and adapt
        • Good personal skills
        • Good knowledge of Bislama
        • Good knowledge of oral and written English 


        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 01 August 2016, quoting the reference ‘CIV1620’ as the subject of the email/letter.

        Only successful candidate will be contacted for interview. 
        Contact Person:

        Nelly Daniel

        Not Stated

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



         Not Stated
        26-July-16 Direct from Employer

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