Action Against Hunger (ACF) is a humanitarian, non-governmental, non-political, non-denominational and non-profit making organisation working in the Palestinian Territory since 2002.
ACF is recruiting for its Hebron office one
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Project Officer
For a period of nine months
The Candidate will:
Participate in planning of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) activities’ implementation.
Implement WASH activities (beneficiary selection, field works, trainings, tenders, community organization).
• Follow up implementation of WASH activities through community’s direct methodology, and provide technical advice and feedback to the community during implementation as required.
Provide technical assistance to beneficiaries and counterparts.
Participate in data collection for monitoring and evaluation of results and objectives indicators.
Participate in the forecast and follow up of project expenses and budget related to WASH component.
Participate in the design and implementation of WASH assessments, surveys or any other project identification study in collaboration and coordination with the WASH Head of Project and WASH program manager.
Participate in the design of WASH problem statements, concept papers and projects in collaboration and coordination with the WASH Head of Project and WASH program manager.
Work in close collaboration with the GIS and Database Officer in preparation of water network layouts.
Participate in permanent information gathering from other NGOs, institutions, local authorities and other key actors about local WASH situation.
Participate in writing of technical documents related to implementation of WASH activities (terms of reference, technical studies or surveys, tender reports, announcements, technical evaluation).
Profile of the Candidate:
Bachelor degree in civil engineering or any related field;
Minimum 3 years experience in WASH programs, knowledge in humanitarian or emergency programming is a plus.
Experience in organising and working at community level, and ability to work directly with the community for activity implementation.
Experience in Monitoring and Evaluation of programs/ activities is a plus.
Work knowledge in GIS is desirable
Practical knowledge and experience in Water and Sanitation, design, construction and rehabilitation of water infrastructure (specifically in steel and HDPE pipelines and water networks).
Good command of English, both written and spoken.
Flexibility and ability to work under pressure.
Excellent communication and organization skills
Excellent knowledge AUTO Cad, MS project, Microsoft Office application
Valid driving licence and proven driving skills.
Ability to travel in West Bank and stay overnight
ACF is an equal opportunities employer. Women are encouraged to apply for this position
Interested candidates should send a letter of motivation and their updated CV including at least two professional references covering the last two supervisors for their last two jobs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications will be accepted up to and including the 05th March 2016.
PLEASE indicate the reference WPO/TTPP/16/03 in all correspondence.
Only those candidates pre-selected for a test and an interview will be contacted.