WASH Engineer via ReliefWeb

ACTED

Jarabulus, Syria 馃嚫馃嚲

About ACTED

ACTED is committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people鈥檚 dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people鈥檚 potential. ACTED endeavors to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential. The commitment of ACTED and that if our teams is guided by 4 core values: (1) Responsibility: we ensure the efficient and responsible delivery of humanitarian aid with the means and the resources that have been entrusted to us. (2) Impact: we are committed to having the most sustainable impact for the communities and the people with whom we engage. (3) Enterprising-spirit: we are enterprising and engage in our work with a spirit that creates value and overcomes challenges. (4) Inspiration: we strive to inspire all those around us through our vision, values, approaches, choices, practice, actions and advocacy.

ACTED is committed to the prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse in the framework of its programs in Syria. The successful candidate will be required to adhere to ACTED Code of conduct and ACTED Global Policies especially regarding the protection of children and the protection against sexual exploitation and abuse. A rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken, and information will be requested from previous employers about any disciplinary action of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures*.*

路 ACTED is committed to gender equity and to have a balanced and diverse workforce. ACTED strongly encourages qualified women, persons with disabilities and persons from under-represented groups to apply to the position.

路 ACTED offers a variety of arrangements that enable women to excel in their careers, including flexible working hours for work-life balance, maternity leave, and career coaching.

路 ACTED never uses external recruitment agencies and recruitment is always free of charge.

路 The necessity of ensuring the highest standards of efficiency, competence, and integrity, with proper attention to promoting diversity, is the most important concern in the recruitment and employment of staff at ACTED.

Location: Jarablus

Job Purpose

The WASH Engineer is responsible for maintaining and ensuring the quality of WASH activities implementation for all ACTED鈥檚 WASH program especially WASH-related infrastructure and services in his/her designated area/camps.

Chain of Command

Under the authority of: WASH Project Manager

Responsible for:

  • Sub-WASH Engineer

Work Relations:

Internal:

  • Logistics Officer
  • PR Officer
  • AME Officer
  • WASH monitors
  • Hygiene promotion Officer
  • Data Officer
  • Outreach workers

External:

  • Services Suppliers
  • Camps Management/Committees

Duties and Responsibilities

路 Supervise, monitor and control the overall construction and rehabilitation activities of the WASH facilities, and infrastructure in Jarablus district in IDPs Camps, and making sure that all of the needed documentation is collected and submitted in timely manner.

路 Close monitoring of the implementation of water and sanitation infrastructure/services provision.

路 Ensure that proper water quality management activities are undertaken in alignment with ACTED鈥檚 water quality standards.

路 Conduct technical assessments, engineering studies and designs for various WASH infrastructure.

路 Participating on planning and selection of suppliers, material, etc. and confirm the quality of services and materials.

路 Preparing understandable BOQs with all the needed documents, technical requirements and the necessary drawings for various services and prepare and submit order forms to line manager and coordination.

路 Maintain good communications and working relations with other stakeholders.

路 Contribute in rapid/ need assessments for new IDPs sites to be targeted.

路 Participate in emergency response activities as needed.

路 Regular reporting on project status and achievements and, furthermore, consolidate program-related information into program database.

路 Report all issues, problems, anticipated delays rise in his/her designated area/camps to the project manager regarding the WASH services and the construction activities.

Qualifications:

路 Bachelor Degree in civil, Environmental, Water, or mechanical engineering or relevant engineering degrees.

路 Minimum 3 years of Engineering experience. Working in Humanitarian Organization in WASH department is highly desired.

路 Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, working with as a team member.

路 Strong initiative and self-motivated, with a strong commitment to teamwork and humanitarian principle

路 Good understanding of SPHERE standards and environment protection considerations.

路 Ability to multitask with competing demands under tight deadlines and work under pressure.

路 Fully computer literate (Microsoft Office), AutoCAD, Water CAD is a must and other engineering software knowledge is an asset.

路 Fluency in Arabic (written and spoken), English skills are preferred.

How to apply

Interested and qualified applicants must apply by fill the application form by this link
https://forms.gle/etZbUWu8iL3tvAD66

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applicants must provide complete and accurate information pertaining to their personal profile and qualifications to be considered for the current job opening. No amendment, addition, deletion, revision, or modification shall be made to applications that have been submitted. Candidates under serious consideration for selection will be subject to reference checks to verify the information provided.


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED

LANGUAGE REQUIRED