30 May, 2017

6961 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.  


Applicants are required to demonstrate the following:
  • Demonstrated experience in community mobilisation
  • 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
    • University graduate in water, sanitation and hygiene or construction sectors will be an asset
    • Knowledge of the North Tanna geography and access to the communities
    • Ability and flexibility to travel regularly, particularly in the North of Tanna Island
    • Ability and flexibility to live up to 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 license 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
    • 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:
            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” or contact Benjamin Paget (Head of sub-delegates) on Mob: 7318268 / 5505304 or Priscilla Stevens (Human Resources Support Officer) on Tel: 26761 for more information.

            Interested candidates may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, no later than 9th June 2017 to HR department. 
            Contact Person:

            Benjamin Paget | Priscilla Stevens


            (+678) 26761
            HR Department, Vanuatu Red Cross Society, PO Box 618, Port Vila, Vanuatu | French Red Cross, PO Box 122, Lenakel, Tanna


             Not Stated
                         30-May-17 Direct From Employer

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