VAC-8260 WASH Officer
CTG staff and support humanitarian projects in fragile and conflict-affected countries around the world, providing a rapid and cost-effective service for development and humanitarian missions. With past performance in 17 countries – from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia, we have placed more than 20,000 staff all over the world since operations began in 2006.
|Overview of position||
Access to drinking water, sanitation and hygiene is the basic human rights. Unfortunately, Afghans still have a long way to go and get access to this right. Over 30% and 35% rural inhabitants do not have access to at least basic water supply and sanitation services respectively, while 11.4% still defecate in the open (IE&LF 2020). Under 5 child mortality stands at 50/1,000 live birth (NHS 2017). Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation & Development along with its sector partner has put all its efforts to attain the SDGs for WASH by provision of WASH services, coordination, policy development and implementation of the WASH projects. Our client as one of the main technical and financial partners for the WASH sector has remained the core partner to MRRD, MoPH MoE and other sector stakeholders. Our client has been backing up the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation programme of MRRD to continue service delivery under any circumstances.
client's WASH support water supply, sanitation, and hygiene promotion projects in different provinces. Provincial WASH Officers are responsible for assessment, design, implementation, monitoring and handing over of all WASH projects in that specific province.
Provincial WASH Officers are responsible for coordinating all WASH activities in that province. He/she will be ensuring elimination of duplication, sharing planning with the client relevant ZO, prioritization, and all aspect of client's funded WASH programme.
The WASH Officer gained tremendous experience in WASH in the past couple of years. He was key in delivering WASH services in his areas of responsibility. WASH officer will be working with the CDCs which are implementing partners of MRRD at provincial level. To ensure quality of work, a technical WASH expert is required at sub-national level.
The extender (WASH Officer) will be managing, supporting, and implementing client supported projects. He will be reporting to relevant client ZO and will be dealing with daily work at that area.
Task to be preformed:
Required qualifications and experience:
·A bachelor or higher-level degree in water supply engineering, civil engineering, environmental engineering and/or another relevant field.
·A minimum of 5 years’ experience in:
oPlanning and designing of water supply systems, including intakes (sources), solar powered systems, transmission, and distribution systems, pumping systems, water treatment plants, reservoirs, pipes, and fittings infiltration galleries etc.
oPlanning and design low-cost, small-scale sanitation systems
oPreparation of technical specifications, cost estimates, tender documents, etc.
oPreparation of detailed design reports.
oHands on experience of water supply systems and strategies in comparable situations, including water demand management.
·Expert level skills in below software:
oWater CAD or Water GEMS, or similar hydraulic design software.
oAuto CAD Civil 3D
·Good English speaking and writing skills.
·Experience of on-the-job training and mentoring in water supply skills.
·Knowledge of national and international standards and codes of water supply systems.
·Basic knowledge of technical survey and assessment, hydrogeological assessments, groundwater, and related areas.
·Knowledge of climate change impacts and resilience strategies
·Experience of leading and managing water supply projects and design teams.
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