Water & Sanitation Specialist

  Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Diploma   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1820
Date Posted:Apr 9, 2017
Closing Date:Apr 21, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Logistics
Salary Range:51200 AFG monthly
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF):


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Doctors Without Borders) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural or man-made disasters to populations in danger in more than 70 countries.

Job Summary:

In this context, MSF is recruiting Water & Sanitation Specialist for a post.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Provide day to day support to all projects in his field of expertise for all Watsan related matters, in accordance with the mission policies and standards; Performs technical assessment and provides recommendations, advice and support to the project teams in his/her field of expertise
- Assist in the development and follow up of Watsan drawings including architectural, engineering, and work specifications for the entire mission according to MSF standards
- Participate in the development of maintenance strategies and all Watsan related policies; monitor and follow up the implementation in the projects (Hygiene, Vector Control, Waste management etc.)
- Ensure the projects’ support through field visits and gap filling for the respective field technical positions and participate actively in the development and implementation of training activities for the Watsan technicians in the mission

Job Requirement:

- Essential: Technical diploma or technical university degree in Water and Sanitation engineering
- Essential: Fluent in English, Pashtu and Dari (oral and written)
- Essential: minimum two years of working experience in logistics related activities
- Desirable: previous experience with MSF or other NGOs
- Desirable: experience as supervisor
- Essential: Proficient user of AutoCAD or Visio drawing program, MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
- Desirable: Proficient user of ETABS (or similar software)
FULL TIME: 40 hours per week, Saturday to Wednesday
GROSS SALARY: 51,200 AFN (non-negotiable)

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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