JOB OPENING

WASH ENGINEER ASSISTANT (1) - TEKNAF/UKHIYA, BANGLADESH

The role
Wash Engineer Assistant will be responsible for delivery the construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of the water, sanitation facilities at community, health center, CFS, GFS and TLC supported by SCI. S/he need to work together with volunteer and mobilizer to deliver quality intervention on time. Regular functionality follows up of the facilities constructed at both community and institution is one of the core activities to be under taken by the position holder. The position holder need to prepare the monthly plan based on the project duration and follow accordingly. The position holders are responsible to have regular coordination with field team of CP, Education and health during delivering construction activities and ensure safety during and after construction. S/he require to have extensive day to day supervision of construction, quality control at site.

Qualifications and experience

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering, construction engineering or other relevant professional field.
  • Professional expérience of minimum of 3 years in the field of construction including 2 years in WASH infrastructure Works
  • Practical knowledge in terms of bore hole, tube wells, masonry, plumbing, carpentry and pumping system.
  • Planning and monitoring skills. 
  • Ability to listen and adapt,
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Experience of working in NGO sector ; preferred on humanitarian context
  • Perfect knowledge of local language
  • Community mobilization skills
  • Good Knowledge on public health issues and hygiène promotion

Contract length:   03 months, possibility of extension depending on availability of funding and performance

The Organization
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. 

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

If you are interested, send your CV at career.bangladesh@savethechildren.org      
(You must mention the position title at subject line of your email)

Application deadline: September 22, 2018

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview