Especialista en WASH (Agua, Saneamiento e Higiene)

Proposito

El especialista de WASH dará apoyo estratégico y técnico al equipo operativo y de diseño de propuestas de la respuesta a la emergencia en Venezuela, especialmente en el marco de las orientaciones y lineamientos establecidos por el gobierno de Venezuela, la OPS, la OMS, el clúster de WASH, establecidos en el Manual Esfera y otras plataformas de coordinación en el país. Así mismo fortalecerá las capacidades del staff de WV y socios locales en las prácticas de agua, saneamiento, promoción de la higiene y prevención de enfermedades, con enfoque en el COVID-19 u otra enfermedad infectocontagiosa.

Principales responsabilidades

Representar a WV Venezuela en el clúster de WASH y en otras iniciativas creadas por el gobierno y la cooperación bajo este sector.

Resolver problemas diversos y complejos en el marco de la emergencia de Venezuela, con conocimiento profesional y experiencia en el terreno en WASH, entendimiento del trabajo en respuesta humanitaria, resiliencia y desarrollo.

Diseñar o adaptar herramientas técnicamente contextuales para la atención a comunidades en sistemas de agua, saneamiento y promoción de la higiene en las Regiones priorizadas por Vision Mundial Venezuela frente al COVID-19.

Brindar apoyo técnico al equipo de diseño de propuestas de la Respuesta Regional en la elaboración de propuestas de subvenciones relacionadas a la temática de WASH, incluyendo COVID-19 u otra enfermedad infectocontagiosa.

Experiencia profesional requerida

1 año de experiencia en cargos similares.

Educación requerida, formación, licencia, registro y certificación

Estudios Universitarios en Ciencias Ambientales, Ingeniería Ambiental o Sanitaria, Especialista en Aguas, entre otros.

Conocimientos preferidos y calificaciones

Conocimiento en estándares humanitarios, especialmente desde el sector de WASH

Habilidades de planeación, ejecución y evaluación de programas y proyectos ambientales y de manejo de agua

Coordinateur Projet WASH

WORLD VISION,

ONG INTERNATIONALE CENTREE SUR L’ENFANT

Lance un avis de recrutement pour : Un Coordinateur de Projet WASH.

Localisation:  Torodi

But du poste

Coordonner la mise en œuvre des activités WASH y compris l’approvisionnement en eau potable, la promotion de l’hygiène, l’assainissement et le changement de comportement dans les communautés, les écoles et les centres de santé de façon à contribuer à l’atteinte des objectifs du projet.

Responsabilités principales

  • Coordonner toutes les actions de fourniture de service d’eau, hygiène et assainissement dans la zone du projet et participer aux réunions de la plateforme WASH FIT

  • Assurer la mise en œuvre des approches innovantes de promotion de l’hygiène et de l’assainissement (portée et impact) dans la zone du projet (Marketing d’assainissement, WASH à l’école, Care group, WASH Fit dans les centres de santé, ATPC etc.)

  • Assurer la coordination de l’équipe du projet ainsi que la mise en œuvre des initiatives intersectorielles (Santé, WASH, Résilience, Inclusion)

  • Assurer l’alignement des actions du projet avec les politiques et stratégies nationales

  • Coordonner la collaboration avec les services techniques de l’Etat et veiller au respect du protocole entre le Ministère de l’hydraulique et Assainissement et World Vision

  • Veiller à la mise en œuvre des stratégies de mise en œuvre au niveau des communautés, écoles et centres de santé.

  • Appuyer et coordonner la conduite des études et évaluation dans le cadre du projet

  • Faciliter le dimensionnement des ouvrages d’accès à l’eau et assainissement, et veiller à la supervision technique des travaux de construction dans le cadre du projet.

  • Assurer le suivi des dépenses du budget dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du projet

Formation et Expérience

  • Avoir au minimum le niveau Bac + 4/5 : Master, Ingénieur - Hydraulicien, Hydrogéologue, Santé Publique -Communautaire, ou discipline connexe.

  • Au moins 4 ans d’expérience dans un poste ou activités similaires

  • L’expérience dans la gestion et coordination de projet

  • L’expérience dans le domaine du WASH dans les Centres de Santé serait un atout.

Aptitudes personnelles et compétences

  • Un très grand sens de confidentialité, d’intégrité et de neutralité.

  • Capacité à parvenir à des résultats et à des services de qualité.

  • Grande capacité de rédaction périodique et régulière de compte rendus et rapports.

  • Très bon niveau dans la communication écrite et orale en français (en anglais serait un atout).

  • Une maîtrise de l’outil informatique

  • Excellente aptitude dans la gestion des relations interpersonnelles.

  • Bonne connaissance des langues locales.

  • Etre capable de travailler en équipe et de collaborer positivement avec les structures partenaires.

  • Etre capable de voyager fréquemment et de vivre dans des conditions de milieu rural.

Les candidatures doivent se faire en ligne via le site des emplois de World Vision Niger http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-niger au plus tard le 13 avril 2021.

World Vision garantit l'égalité des chances à tous. Les candidatures féminines et celles des personnes en situation de handicap sont vivement encouragées.

Seuls les candidats retenus seront contactés.

NB: World Vision est une organisation focalisée sur l’enfant, par conséquent tout acte de candidature emporte engagement à respecter la politique de protection de l’enfant adoptée par l’institution. Aussi tout antécédent (action, coaction, ou complicité) relatif à la violence sur enfant ou aux mauvais traitements infligés à un enfant est une cause de rejet systématique du dossier du candidat en question.

Niamey, le 30 mars 2021.

Wash & Infrastructure Assistant - Hargeisa

Project Assistant- WASH & Infrastructure

The Role:

The Project Assistant will be responsible for the continuous promotion of water quality, hygiene and sanitation standards. This is through campaigns, meetings and community mobilization of the WASH & Infrastructure department in Hargeisa, Somaliland .He/she will be working under the leadership of the Project Manager- WASH and under the guidance of the Technical Specialist.-WASH.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Project Officer in conducting periodic assessments, baseline studies, context analysis of field realities and giving of feedback on the same.

  • Actively participate in beneficiaries’ selection of water truck vouchers for households and hygiene kits.

  • Ensure there is an active Management Committee (At least 40 % women) for every constructed / rehabilitated WASH facility among the targeted community.

  • Preparation and submission of monthly progress reports of hygiene promotion and share any lessons learnt.

Essential:

  • Degree in Community Development, Public Health or any other related field.

  • Possess skills in Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS), Child Hygiene and Sanitation Transformation (CHAST) and/ or Participatory Hygiene and Sanitation Methodology (PHAST) tools.

  • 2 years of experience in project implementation of preferably on Community Development, Health or WASH projects.

  • Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as negotiation skills.

  • Proficiency in using MS office, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Working Environment:

The position is office-based in Hargeisa with regular travel to the field.

World Vision adheres to strict child and adult safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks which will include criminal background checks. They will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles. Academic certificates will be verified with the issuing institutions.

Project Officer - WASH MOFA Project

Back ground

World Vision Uganda (WVU) is a Christian relief, development and advocacy non-government organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in 43 districts and have 48 Area Programmes implementing projects in health & nutrition, water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), livelihoods & resilience, education and child protection. World Vision (WV) is committed to the protection of children and adult beneficiaries from exploitation and abuse and will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with these beneficiaries. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.

Due to expansion in scope of our programmes, we are now seeking for a qualified and passionate individual willing to share in our vision and join the team in the following role.

Position: Project Officer - WASH MOFA Project

Report to: Technical Project Officer – WASH

Location: Terego District (Omugo Settlement)

Purpose of the position:

The purpose of this position is to provide day to day management of the Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) activities as detailed in the Omugo Disability Inclusive WASH, Livelihood and Protection Project in order to reduce the vulnerability of refugees and host community especially people with disability and improve child well-being through access to safe water, hygiene and sanitation.

Key Outputs/Responsibilities.

Quality Project Implementation

Ensure all the technical work is completed with the desired quality and according to schedule

  • Actively contribute to planning and guiding the implementation of WASH activities and follow-up to ensure project is on track to achieve intended goals

  • Lead the assessments of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) situation in the project areas (Schools and communities)

  • Facilitate the promotion of good WASH practices and active engagement of Persons of Concern (POCs) in transforming their communities for WASH and Inclusion

Capacity Building

  • Strengthen capacity and sustainable WASH management systems through an inclusion approach with PLWDs and other vulnerable populations (i.e. the elderly and children ages 12-18)

  • Build the capacities of project staff, key project partner staff and community structures in participatory methodologies such as PHAST, CLTS etc to encourage their participation in project activities.

  • Lead the development and distribution of all training materials/ guides to deliver training in schools - to the children, teachers and community members as an ongoing capacity building strategy

Reporting and documentation

  • Provide weekly and monthly progress and reports to management.

  • Develop and share success stories on the WASH component

Networking, collaboration and representation

  • Participate in the district level, Inter-Agency and zonal coordination meetings as advised by the project manager

  • Collaborate and Network with partners operating in the project area (e.g. WASH implementing partners, OPM’s office, UNHCR, private-sector, NGOs and CBOs).

Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Water/Public Health, Environmental health, or WASH related field from a recognized institution.

  • At least 3 years of previous work experience in a development and emergency setting (preferably an international NGO) in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene program design, implementation

  • Experience in facilitating any of the WASH participatory like PHAST, CLTS, Sanitation Marketing, Behavior, Change Communication and other related innovative hygiene and sanitation approaches that are necessary for the promotion of hygiene and sanitation interventions.

  • Be highly knowledgeable about WASH sector policies and guidelines and key challenges affecting WASH implementation in Uganda.

  • Experience in community mobilization and empowerment interventions

  • Good communication and analytical skills

  • Computer literate

  • Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.

  • Attend, participate and lead in daily devotions and Chapel services.

  • Perform other duties as may be required

  • He/she must be willing to ride and must have a valid riding permit

PRIVATE SECTOR PARTNERSHIPS ADVISOR

World Vision is a child-focused Christian humanitarian organization implementing development programmes across 23 districts Ghana. Our interventions are currently reaching millions of beneficiaries in Ghana.

World Vision Ghana seeks to hire a highly-qualified, dedicated, and experienced national for the role of Private Sector Partnerships Advisor for the anticipated USAID-funded Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Interventions. This critical position will be based in Tamale, reporting to the Chief of Party. Please note that this position is contingent upon funding and donor approval.

Purpose of the position:

The Private Sector Partnerships Advisor will be responsible for private sector engagement (PSE) and the development of entrepreneurs in the WASH sector. This will include leading the development of public-private partnerships. S/he will provide technical expertise on private sector development issues, including analysis of the evolution of the WASH private sector, the opportunities for entrepreneurs, and the role of regulation and standardization. S/he will represent the activity on public-private sector issues at technical, policy, and strategic planning meetings, including meetings with collaborators and donors.

The major responsibilities include:

  • Engage with private sector actors to stimulate innovation and investment to meet demand, while considering affordability, sustainability, and local market conditions.

  • Develop and implement a sanitation marketing strategy in collaboration with District Sanitation Centers and sanitation product entrepreneurs.

  • Facilitate market development across the Activity, aiming to support market actors, including the private water operators and sanitation businesses.

  • Strengthen supply chains for WASH products, especially sanitation products, by linking businesses in water and sanitation supply chains to District Sanitation Centers and other key distributors.

  • Coordinate business development services to increase the profitability, management efficiency, and operating scale of key stakeholders, including sanitation service providers, private water operations and management companies, and District Sanitation Centers.

  • Build relationships with financial institutions to facilitate access to finance for WASH entrepreneurs and households to support WASH investments, particularly in sanitation.

  • Provide technical leadership for the identification, design, formalization, and management of innovative public-private partnerships that result in inefficiencies in water system management and improved access to sanitation services.

  • Engage local enterprise accelerators/incubators to design innovation challenges to overcome key barriers to oversight and management of reliable water systems.

Minimum education, training, and experience requirements to qualify for the position:

  • Master's Degree in business, management, economics, finance, or any related field.

  • At least five (5) years of experience in the WASH private sector or experience providing technical assistance and capacity building to improve private sector performance in the WASH sector.

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with and build consensus among private and public sector stakeholders.

  • Experience in working on donor-funded international development projects of similar scope, complexity, and size.

  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:

  • Previous experience in private sector engagement in Ghana.

  • Experience with USAID-funded projects.

  • Demonstrated understanding of barriers to entry points for the private sector in the provision of WASH services.

  • Extensive experience in market systems, market-based WASH approaches, enterprise development, and acceleration.

  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.

  • Cross-cultural sensitivity, flexible worldview, and ability to work with a wide range of people from different backgrounds.

Salary:

The salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

NB: Women are highly encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

Should you wish to apply for this position, please go to http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-Ghana

If this is your first time applying online via the World Vision International careers website, you will need to register an account along with your application details. This site will provide you with additional functionality, such as saved searches and email alerts. Registration requires minimal information to create your account. Further details will be collected during the application process.

All applicants must apply using our online application system, CVs received via email or standard post will NOT be considered.

The closing date for submission of applications is 25 January 2021; no late applications will be accepted.

World Vision is committed to adult and child safeguarding and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children and vulnerable adults. All employment is conditional upon successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks.