19 September, 2016

6513 WASH Support Officer

Vanuatu Red Cross Society

VRCS/FRC Office in Isangel, Tanna and North Tanna communities’
Job Hours:
Full Time
Due Date

Job Description:
The Vanuatu Red Cross Society, working jointly with the support of the French Red Cross, is seeking applications from dynamic and highly motivated persons to immediately fill up the following position as part of its VRCS management team.  


  • Demonstrated experience and competencies in water network infrastructure construction (source catchment…..) and plumbing
  • Demonstrated experience and competencies in at least two (2) of the following sectors:
  1. Construction with industrial materials (concrete, cement blocks)
  2. Management of construction team, supervision of simultaneous multiple construction site
  3. Construction activities scheduling, reporting
  • Demonstrate experience in community mobilisation
  • University graduate in water, sanitation and hygiene or construction sectors will be an asset
  • Ability and flexibility to travel regularly, particularly in the North of Tanna Island
  • Ability and flexibility to live 5 days a week in the communities
  • Understanding of disaster risk reduction strategy
  • Base in the communities of North Tanna with travel to Lenakel
  • To support the project management
  • Driving licence required
  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel)
  • Good communication, drafting and presentation skills
  • Team management, training and facilitation skills
  • Interest in sharing professional skills as well as learning from others
  • Knowledge of the North Tanna geography and access to the communities
  • Open-minded, dynamic and flexible
  • Bislama + English and/or French speaker required
  • Knowledge of Red Cross movement will be an asset.


          Not Stated


          English, Bislama, French

          How To Apply:
          Email, Post - Please submit your applications via email or Post to the following addresses provided below.
          Interested candidates are invited to pick up a more detailed Job description of this position at Vanuatu Red Cross Office (located at Vanuatu Red Cross Headquarters in Port-Vila or at Isangel in Tanna), or send request by mail to: recruitment@redcrossvanuatu.com by indicating in the email subject : “WASH Support Officer”. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
          Contact Person:

          Nemi Naparau


          (+678) 26761
          VRCS HR Department, PO Box 3459, Port-Vila, Vanuatu | French Red Cross, PO Box 122, Lenakel, Tanna


                       19-Sept-16 Direct From Employer

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