Water Technician (Chiredzi)
Provide technical assistance to the formulation, planning, monitoring, implementation and evaluation of water supply and sanitation development activities.
To ensure that Hydrological survey / audit is conducted and BOQs drafted for the purpose of material procurement.
To effectively conduct mobilization meetings in the project area.
To conduct Village Based Consultative Inventories.
Coordinate and supervise the delivery of contract services by private contractors for the construction of water supply and sanitation facilities.
Contribute to the design and development of appropriate IEC and training materials for O & M education.
Implement promotion and training program for Community Based O & M of water sources and sanitation facilities.
To ensure that Water Quality controls are regularly conducted.
Participate in project appraisals, reviews and evaluation.
To supervise construction of piped water schemes, drilling of new boreholes and installation of pumps and other construction works at the site.
To supervise rehabilitation of water points and ensure that other construction works are done as per need at identified water points.
Contribute to the timely and accurate preparation of project reporting.
To attend and participate in weekly chapel and daily devotional meetings.
A Diploma in Water/Civil Engineering, Water and Sanitation, Rural Development or any other relevant discipline.
Verifiable experience with the construction of piped water schemes, boreholes, and other types of rural water supply systems.
Verifiable experience coordinating and supervising contract services by private contractor for the construction of rural water supply systems.
At least three (3) years experience in implementing rural water supply and sanitation projects.
Computer literacy is an added advantage.
A clean class (4) driver’s licence is essential.