Senior PHE Associate

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

The Role:

Senior PHE associate will assist to contribute the emergency WASH Activities in Rohingya Response programme in the camps and as well as in the host community level ensuring quality of work. Senior PHE Associate will manage the Public Health Engineering activities facilitated by OXFAM. This role will Design, Develop and Deliver WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) programme in line with ‘Emergency Response’ approach to contribute in Oxfam GB.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a sincere person with relevant work experience and Civil engineering background to support the emergency WASH needs in Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar district as well in the host communities. As a part of the PHE team Senior PHE Associate will provide support to the team in field implementation, ensure collaboration with the senior Engineers and PHP team as complement to enhance their capacity and will liaise with the volunteers and labourers on daily basis.

We offer:

This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in Oxfam GB, to act as key contributor to Rohingya response programme, to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their Humanitarian fields etc., and it offers training and development opportunities, fair pay and competitive benefits package.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding:

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behavior at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply:

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. OR

  • Go to: for external applicants:
  • For internal applicants:
  • Search for the vacancy using the reference number INT6577 to complete the online application process
  • Ensure you submit your application before midnight (GMT) on the closing date 06 June 2020.

Application deadline: 06 June 2020

About Us

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.