Emergency WASH Officer (Public Health) – World Vision Ethiopia

Category:  Water and Sanitation
Location:  Addis Ababa
Career Level:  Mid Level ( 2+ – 5 years experience)
Employment Type:  Contract

Job Description

Purpose of the Job

Under the guidance of field level  Emergency Response Manager/ CPO/AP/ manager and NO Emergency WASH Manager, the staff will be responsible for the full implementation of emergency WASH intervention of the “Lifesaving Emergency WASH Response to the conflict affected vulnerable community & IDP’s in South & North Wollo Zone of Amhara Region “  be responsible for implementation of sanitation and hygiene activities, construction of VIP/communal  latrines, target identification and distribution of WASH NFIs, water treatment chemicals, facilitate trainings related to sanitation and hygiene, establishment and training of WASHCos, Post distribution monitoring, reporting etc.. The employee is also expected to closely integrated and collaborate with project engineers, Shelter and Health professionals of the project as well as the stakeholders.


Major Requirements 

Follow up/Supervision of the planned activities of the WASH response: construction of VIP/ communal Latrines, distribution of WASH NFIs and water treatment chemicals, hygiene related trainings etc. Ensure the quantity and quality of water delivered met the standards.
Develop collaborative relationships within World Vision at all levels, communities, local partners and local government, other Implementing partners, Clusters  and convey information & ideas and effectively coordinate to ensure overall project targets and donor compliances are met.
Ensure the integration of cross cutting themes related to gender, protection, environment and other crosscutting issues to the implementation of WASH activities, and ensure that activities take into account the needs of specific groups and individuals, especially children, elderly and disabled people. All the interventions adhere to Do No Harm principles and with participation from all relevant stakeholders, including disaster affected children and their families.
Prepare, organize, track and share timely & regular reports on WASH intervention including outcome level  success/case stories;

Ensure the program delivery of baseline and end line evaluation and post distribution monitoring  (PDM) and reporting carried out efficiently, rigorously and within the timeframe in compliance with the established guidelines and procedures



Job Requirements

Required Professional Experience  2 for MPH and 4 Year for BSc on relevant project/program experience of WASH in an international NGO or similar organization
Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification  Environmental Health, Public Health, or related fields
Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications


Excellent English communication skill, Basic computer skills and report writings.
Language Requirements

Knowledge of local language is preferable

Place of Work

Kochere & Bulehora

Duration of Contract 8months

How to Apply

Interested applicants are required to Write Position Title on the subject line and attach Current CV with three references & fill employment application form which can be found  http://docs.ethiojobs.net/wve-jaf.pdf ) and email before the closing date of this announcement to  Recruitment_ethiopia@wvi.org or through ethiojobs.net.

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