Field Facilitator

Title Field Facilitator
Reporting to Field Coordinator/Project Lead
Direct reports None
Groups Programme Delivery team
Relationships Project Engineer, Project Coordinator, partner organisations, Monitoring, Documentation and Reporting Officer
Financial scope As assigned or delegated
Location Ukhia, Cox’s Bazar
Nature of contract Short-term contract
Salary & benefits Monthly consolidated BDT 40,000 – 50,000 including all other benefits and allowances.  Experienced and skill candidates would be offered with appropriate packages.
Travel Field based activities   

About the role

Based in Ukhia, The Field Facilitator will be responsible for organising and facilitating the key activities at the field level under assigned project.


  • S/he will play an active role in selection of households as project beneficiaries
  • s/he will responsible/contribute in different community level assessment conduction 
  • S/he will assist the supervisors of WaSH Plants in plant operations
  • s/he will maintain coordination between project implementation team and plant operation team 
  •  S/he will be responsible to distribute reagents for WaSH facilities
  • S/he will assist Project Engineer in Facilities repairing, Water/Sludge test conduction including sample collection to test conduction at field level and laboratory level
  • S/he will assist project Engineer in building capacity of local community and plant operation team in safe water, waste (solid and faecal) disposal and management 
  • S/he will provide critical inputs and opinions to the Project Lead in determining the selection of appropriate technology and work plan of the organization in that region.
  • S/he will be responsible field level data collection, data compilation and reporting

About you

  • An undergraduate degree in any relevant discipline (four-year curriculum), preferably in Social Science.
  • Proven working experience in community mobilisation, field based activities for at least 02 years. Work experience in International development organisations and emergency response will be given preference.
  • Excellent communication, and employee relation management skills
  • Familiar with local governance structure in Bangladesh

Why join us?

The opportunity to work for an organisation that is making a positive difference to the lives of people worldwide, a friendly and supportive culture, working with values driven and highly engaged colleagues, work life balance and flexible working – these are just some of the reasons we think Practical Action is a great place to work.

In addition, the compensation and benefit details are mentioned below:

Salary & benefits:

Monthly consolidated BDT 40,000 – 50,000 including all other benefits and allowances.  Experienced and skill candidates would be offered with appropriate packages.

About us

Practical Action is a global innovator, inspiring people to discover and adopt ingenious, practical ways to free themselves from poverty and disadvantage. We are a registered charity.
Improving harvests through planet-friendly farming innovations. Transforming lives through affordable, renewable energy. Reducing vulnerability created by climate change or disaster. Demonstrating sustainable ways to improve clean water access and sanitation. Unlocking economic opportunities that allow whole communities to thrive.
Just a few of the ways we help people unleash their potential and protect our world for future generations.

How to apply

Please apply online through uploading your CV mentioning two referees by 15 June 2019.

We treat all applications for employment on their merits and do not take into consideration any factors that are not relevant to the job such as disability, race, age, religion, gender, gender reassignment or sexual orientation. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

Practical Action are committed to safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults and as such candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks.