Project Manager (Capacity Building in WASH) via DevNetJobsIndia

Water Sanitation and Hygiene Institute (WASH Institute)

Delhi, India 🇮🇳

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Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Institute (WASH Institute) established during the year 2008, is a registered non-profit government technical, training, research and development organization dedicated to providing practical solutions to tackle a wide range of water, sanitation and hygiene issues in India. WASH Institute India is looking to recruit motivated personnel to share the vision of WASH Institute – “a world where all the communities have access to safe, protected and sustainable drinking water and sanitation services, with improved hygiene practices”.

Project Background:

India as a country, has been taking numerous efforts towards inclusive sanitation facilities to contribute to improved environmental health. With the rapid urbanization, many states/cities are facing challenges related to efficient management of the wastewater and fecal waste as Wastewater Management (WWM) & Fecal Sludge Management (FSM) are central to achieve complete ‘Open Defecation Free (ODF)’ status. As a solution, states/cities are coming up with a number of Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) & Fecal Sludge Treatment Plants (FSTPs). The USAID funded program aims to build capacities of state and ULB officials to plan and implement such systems.

Name of the position: Project Manager – Capacity Building in WASH

No. of positions: 1

Duty Station: Delhi with frequent travel to training locations

Required:

Qualification:

• B.E Civil Engineering/ Environment Engineering with 7-8 years of experience in fecal sludge/ water/wastewater/Solid waste management or capacity building projects.

Or

Masters in Environment Engineering/ Urban or Rural development/Management/ Social work with 4-5 of relevant experience

• Experience of working with State Government departments and agencies.
• Experience of working in capacity building projects
• Experience as a trainer desirable

Key Responsibilities:

• Project Manager will be responsible for devising strategies and capacity building plans at levels of national, state, and local government for stakeholder involved in faecal sludge and wastewater management.
• He/she will be responsible for coordinating the national level training programs to be carried out by WASH Institute.
• The training coordinators will have to network and liaison with the concerned representatives from various state and local Government departments in implementing capacity building activities.
• He/she will be responsible in preparing training modules, which shall include session plans, training aids, worksheets etc.
• Provide necessary back end and front-end support to the program team and resource personnel in conducting the training programs.
• He/she will also be expected to facilitate training sessions along with resource personnel.
• He/she will devise organization wide quality assurance systems for capacity building
• He/she will collate and aggregate project level MEL data and aid in preparation of donor reports.

Languages:
Sound knowledge of speaking, reading, and writing in Hindi and English is essential. Candidates with knowledge of additional Indian languages would be given preference.

Salary Package:
The annual Salary (CTC) will be commensurate with the available skills and fitment of the incumbent as per the selection process.

How to Apply :

Please submit your recent curriculum vitae, including up to a 250 words summary explaining why you think you are suitable for this position. Application can be e-mailed to the following address: [email protected]

The last date to submit application is 18 May, 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. When e-mailing, please mention the post and location in the “subject” line.

WASH Institute is an equal opportunity employer and qualified women candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Email id: careers(at)washinstitute.org


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