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Assistant Technical Officer, WASH at FHI 360

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Assistant Technical Officer, WASH at FHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human improvement group devoted to enhancing lives in lasting methods by advancing built-in, domestically pushed options. Our employees contains specialists in well being, training, vitamin, atmosphere, financial improvement, civil society, gender, youth, analysis and know-how – creating a novel mixture of capabilities to deal with right this moment’s interrelated improvement challenges. FHI 360 serves greater than 70 international locations and all U.S. states and territories.


We’re recruiting to fill the place under:

Job  Title: Assistant Technical Officer, WASH

Requisition – 2020201190

Location: Damasak, Borno

Job Kind: Full time

Supervisor: Area Coordinator

Undertaking Description

  • Northeast Nigeria is at present dealing with a rising humanitarian disaster with an unlimited variety of Internally Displaced Individuals in want of emergency help.
  • These IDPs reside amongst host communities, missing entry to livelihoods and sources, finally resulting in unprecedented ranges of malnutrition and meals insecurity. FHI 360 has been working in Nigeria for over 30 years and is now increasing actions in Borno state to reply to the IDP disaster.   
  • FHI 360 is increasing its experience by responding to this humanitarian disaster via built-in WASH, Well being and Safety interventions

Primary Operate

  • The ATO- WASH will present technical and programmatic assist in one of many three area websites. Beneath the supervision of the Area Coordinator, the ATO WASH will supervise contracts to offer upgrades to water programs, latrines, showers and water factors.
  • Different duties will embrace conducting water high quality testing for all water factors rehabilitated beneath this system and dealing with Group Volunteers and latrine customers to develop cleansing and upkeep schedules for latrines.

Duties and Duties

  • Making certain applicable design, building and implementation of WASH building actions in response to technical requirements, in addition to correct upkeep and use of WASH tools.
  • Overseeing the standard of the necessity evaluation and technical evaluation. You’ll develop and guarantee using applicable methods and supplies for hygiene promotion and coaching.
  • Implementing the FHI 360 WASH mission by planning, integrating and managing the mission cycle and creating well timed inside and exterior reviews.
  • Representing FHI 360 externally in each the Humanitarian Group and with Authorities/LGAs officers in addition to growing sturdy hyperlinks with WASH and NGO actors. Actively take part in WASH conferences and different Authorities/UN boards at LGA degree.
  • Help within the coordination and supervision of all of the WASH building (water factors and latrines) actions within the IDP camps and group within the LGAs.
  • Liaise with Water Technician on the LGA degree to conduct month-to-month/Quarterly water high quality surveillance/testing programme.
  • In collaboration with Environmental Well being Officer, monitor WASH NFIs provide chain and inventory ranges in collaboration with warehouse/shops and logistics.
  • Work together with workforce to make sure reliant water provide for all functions all through the IDP camps within the LGA.
  • Guarantee applicable and protected assortment, transport, remedy and disposal of all liquid and strong wastes within the IDP camps.
  • Compile weekly, month-to-month, quarterly plans and reviews on basic Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion mission works within the mission implementation space for strategic interventions.
  • This isn’t an exhaustive listing of the duties and duties of this put up and the post-holder could, on occasion, be required to undertake another cheap duties and duties as requested.

{Qualifications} and Necessities

  • BA / BS in Civil Engineering or associated area with 1 to three years’ related expertise in WASH with a sound understanding of hygiene in humanitarian aid settings.
  • Familiarity with Humanitarian NGOs.

Data, Expertise & Attributes:

  • Data of WASH and humanitarian programming in emergency conditions.  
  • WASH technical experience particularly in regard to engineering latrines, showers and water factors.   
  • Skill to work properly with others and to develop and keep compatibility amongst mission employees, subcontractors, consultants and recipients of help.
  • Skill to handle tight deadlines and ship excessive volumes of labor with minimal supervision.
  • Excessive diploma of proficiency in written and spoken English & Hausa communication.

Utility Closing Date

Not Specified.

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