WASH Specialist

Mosul, , IQ

Job Description

*Position is subject to funding approval.

*Initially 6 months international contract.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

World Vision is currently seeking professionals to join our global humanitarian response in Kurdish Region Iraq (KRI) for Mosul, who are passionate about protecting lives, restoring dignity and renewing hope, especially among children affected by conflict.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The WASH Specialist will provide support in the development, planning, implementation and monitoring of a WASH projects in KRI for the Mosul Response.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Undergraduate/Bachelor Degree or Post graduate Diploma in following specializations – Civil, Environmental, Hydraulics, Water & Waste or Public Health Engineering or equivalent.

  • At least 2 year of in-country experience in a developing country in implementing or managing Disaster Response and Preparedness programs in any field related to water, sanitation, health or shelter: involving assessments, design, planning, implementation, budgeting, reporting, and evaluation and monitoring.

  • Ability to travel across the governorates regularly for training, assessment, regular monitoring and evaluation.

  • A high level of diplomacy and networking skills is required.

  • Strong capacity building and facilitation skills.

  • Ability to maintain performance expectations in psychologically stressful environments and physical hardship conditions with limited resources.

  • Knowledge of Arabic and Kurdish an advantage.

  • Knowledge of the Sphere standards, Code of Conduct for Red Cross/ Red crescent, Humanitarian Accountability Partnerships (HAPI) and other international humanitarian standards.


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED