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Fresher Water and Sanitation Field Engineer US Non-profit Jobs - Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Organisation: Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: WASH Program Manager

About US:
Catholic Relief Services (CRS) carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. We welcome as a part of our staff and as partners people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need. CRS is an international non-governmental organization (NGO) supporting relief and development work in over 93 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality. CRS has worked in Uganda since 1965, initially providing emergency assistance to Sudanese refugees living in the north. Over the years, CRS has expanded its programming to also address development needs in western, central and eastern Uganda. CRS’ projects in Uganda currently include agricultural livelihoods, health and social services and emergency response and recovery. CRS implements its programs through partnerships with local organizations, including the Catholic Church, other faith-based organizations and community entities for maximum impact and sustainability.

Job Summary: The Water and Sanitation Field Engineer will overview and monitor all Water and Sanitation Construction activities. He/she will manage all community teams constructing latrine slabs, digging drainages and monitoring contractors in water supply repair/constructions.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Work in close coordination with WASH Program Manager and Operation staff ensure that materials are delivered in time and according to specified quantities.
  • Conduct assessments and/or surveys.
  • Supervise on a daily basis all construction activities ensuring that high quality of works are achieved
  • Have a close coordination with Hygiene Promotion Officers and ensure that all daily workers sign attendance sheets in order to be paid
  • Repair or supervise repairs of tap stands.
  • Ensure together Hygiene Promotion Officers engages both refugee and hosts communities in consultation, mobilization and construction activities where these are community based.
  • Encourage contractors to employ skilled and unskilled workers from the refugees and host communities
  • Support PM to prepare plans, proposals, and budgets for project extensions and new construction projects.
  • Ensure community workers and contractors adheres to Health and Safety standards during construction activities.
  • Ensures that use of appropriate project management tools to plan, review and track progress on projects implementation as well as on the utilization of project resources.
  • Ensure the development and implementation of a strong M&E system using appropriate CRS tools and resources to maximize project impact on beneficiaries.
  • Monitor project development and identify deviation from approved project plans and implement corrective measures when necessary to ensure that the partners meet the project objectives.
  • Supervise all skilled and unskilled workers as well of CRS Teams producing latrine slabs, digging pits and constructing water systems.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Water and Sanitation Field Engineer job placement should preferably hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering, Hydrogeology or Construction Engineering
  • At least two years’ experience working with INGOs in the field of Emergency WASH or other infrastructure WASH programs.
  • Implementation experience of water supply: gravity fed systems and distribution networks, motorized systems, experience in repairing hand pumps, tap stands, etc.…
  • Implementation experience in sanitation: construction experience especially different types of latrine and toilet technologies
  • Well-developed interpersonal and team skills and proven ability to be flexible in demanding situation
  • Assessment, analytical and planning skills
  • A capacity and desire to pass on skills and information, a confident communicator and willing to work in a collaborative and respectful way with the beneficiaries.
  • Extensive knowledge of and commitment to humanitarian principles (NGO / Red Cross code of conduct) and with Sphere humanitarian charter and minimum standards
  • Fluent English language (speaking and writing) and knowledge of the local language in Yumbe district, Arabic is an added advantage.
  • Experience of working with local partners including local authorities’/settlement leadership
  • Proven experience in gender analysis and integrating gender & diversity into the emergency program
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and meeting deadlines in changing situations
  • Proven organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills as well as local languages.
  •  Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  •  Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and MS Office programs.
  •  Ability to work independently and creatively.
  •  Enthusiasm in working as a member of a team and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to embrace the challenge of working under pressure.
  • Willingness to be based in Yumbe
Agency-wide Competencies (for all CRS Staff): These are rooted in the mission, values and principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and to achieve the desired results.
  • Serves with Integrity
  • Models Stewardship
  • Cultivates Constructive Relationships
  • Promotes Learning

How to Apply:
All candidates should email a cover letter and updated CV only to

  • Large files and/or scans of documents will lead to rejection of your application
  • All applications that do not contain this exact subject line will be rejected and not read
In the subject line of the email, copy and paste WATER&SANITATIONFIELDENGINEERYUMBE

Deadline: 13th April 2018

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