JOB TITLE WASH Officer (2 positions)
LOCATION Cox Bazar/field based Teknaf
CONTRACT                                 START ASAP
                                                        END August 31, 2019
JOB PURPOSE: Assist the WASH Engineer in the implementation of the WHH supported WASH activities, water supply/sanitation/faecal sludge management, in specific Rohingya refugee communities.

Key ResponsibilitieS:

  • Participates in the integrated base- mid- and end-line surveys.
  • Assist in need assessment.
  • Assist the WASH Engineer in preparing designs, boq and tender documents.
  • Supervision/monitoring construction activities, and submit weekly progress reports.
  • Ensure that agreed quality is maintained by contractors, and report any deviation/variation immediately to your supervisor.
  • Supervision/monitoring operation of WASH facilities in the camps like, FSM, waste disposal sites, sanitary facilities and water supply.
  • Prepare weekly reports on project supported activities, i.e. desludging, water supply and waste management.
  • Maintain good relations with CIC and other actors in the camp.
  • Participate in weekly project meetings. 
  • Familiarise with the Helvetas’s code of conduct and adhere to it.
  • Perform any other task if and when requested by HoP.


  • A university or college graduate in related discipline in engineering.
  • Minimum of 2-years practical experience in WASH.
  • Commitment to working with Humanitarian organisation.
  • A professional with very good interpersonal skills, results-oriented, flexible, organized and systematic, attention to details, team player but also the ability to work independently.
  • Willingness to be based in the field.
  • Good comment of English and Bangla is required.  Speaking of local dialect is an advantage.

Salary will be paid based on experiences and organisational salary structure.

Apply Procedure

Interested and motivated candidates must submit a CV and cover letter to apply for this position by November 12. Applications can be submitted by e-mail to “”  with subject “application WASH Officer- HELVETAS-WHH”

Applications must include proof of relevant experience and references.

Please write at the top of your application "WASH Officer". Ensure working phone number is included in the application. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by phone. Please be aware that application material is not returnable.

Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

Application Deadline : November 15, 2018