Local recruitment: Emergency WASH Officer

World Vision (WV)

Ethiopia 🇪🇹

With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 34,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Employee Contract Type:Local – Fixed Term Employee (Fixed Term)

Job Description:

  • Engage in projects feasibility study,  Emergency WASH DIP preparations, and ensure the involvement of community and stake holders in activity selection, implementation and  monitoring as per the  donor requirements
  • Review drawings/designs, prepare specifications, bill of quantities and prepare bid documents for WASH construction.
  • Develop collaborative relationships within World Vision at all levels, communities, local partners and local government and convey information & ideas and effectively coordinate to ensure overall project targets and donor obligations are met.
  • Ensure that implementation of Emergency WASH Projects are in compliance with WV and government policies and global standards and donor requirement.
  • Prepare, submit and document quality and standard intervention reports on weekly, monthly and quarterly bases as per the organization and donor requirement.
  • Facilitate handing over of completed WASH  constructions  to the user communities and  the respective  government sector offices and ensure proper documentations for future reference
  • Ensure Emergency WASH program implementation is with quality, standard on time, target and within the budget.
  • Ensure that all interventions adhere to Do No Harm principles and with participation from all relevant stakeholders, including disaster affected children and their families.
  • Ensure the program delivery, evaluation and reporting carried out efficiently, rigorously and within the timeframe in compliance with the established guidelines and procedures


Required Professional Experience

  •  2 Year experience for MSc and 4 years  for BSc on relevant project/program experience of WASH in an international NGO or similar organization, preferably emergency WASH operations

Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification

  • Civil Engineering, Hydraulic, Water supply, Environmental Engineering and related

Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Excellent English communication skill, Basic computer software application including Water cads, AutoCAD’s, etc

Place of work

  • Goro AP

Duration of the contract

  • 6th months of contract

Number of positions

  • Two

Applicant Types Accepted: Local Applicants Only