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Job Type:International NGO


Fields of Education: Minimum of first degree in sanitary engineering, water engineering or civil engineering


Organization: The John snow, Inc (JSI)


Salary : N / A / Per Scale




Application Dead line:2016-02-24


The John snow, Inc (JSI) implemented USAID-supported strengthening EthiopianUrban Health program (SEUHP) is seeking to hire highly qualified Emergency WASH Coordinator (one position) and Emergency WASH cluster Coordinator(two positions)

    1. Emergency WASH Coordinator

Summary Roles and Responsibilities:

The Emergency /Drought WASH coordinator will provide overall coordination, technical leadership and management of the drought related emergency WASH activities under SEUHP in selected cities/town in Oromia.Amhara,Tigray and SNNPR regional states: and Harari and Dir Dawa city administrations. The cordinator will help to forge strong partnerships with SEUHP implementing partners, emergency response taskforces (ERT), WASH plat forms and other relevant partners at the national and regional levels.

Qualification and Experience:

Minimum of first degree in sanitary engineering, water engineering or civil engineering with WASH related experience: MSC in related field of studyis preferred: At least five years of work experience, out of which 3 years of progressively responsible experience in desiging, implementing and monitoring water,sanitation and hygiene projects: Experience with WASH facility related construction: Experience in emergency situations is preferred: Demostrated success in providing hands-on capacity building and technical assistance to professionals/stakeholders: Demonstrated ability to develop effective working relationships with governmmrnt counterparts at all levels, local organizations, and other program and partners: Familiarity with design and construction processes/ steps for WASH facilities: Strong leadership, strategic planning, interpersonal and communication skills: Excellent technical skill in hygiene promotion and community mobilization in relation to water and sanitation activites: Thorough knowledge and understanding of current disaster management issues in Ethiopia and understanding of roles of different stakeholders: A good understanding of policies related to WASH program, strategies, WASH facilities technology options and social components related with the WASH sector in Ethiopia computer skills: Knowledge of computer application such as microsoft word, Excel, Communcations systems. Knowledge of Engineering software program like AutoCAD and water CAD: strong oral and written communication skills and fluency in both Amharic and English.


Duty Station:Addis Ababa

Reporting to:Senior Enviromental Health Advisor.

Reporting to this position: Emergency WASH Clusters Coordinators (2)

Duration of the Contract: One year from March 2016 to February 2017.



Interested applicants who fulfill the above requirement can submit their application letter, cv/resume and relevant credentials in person to JSI/SEUHP , addressing the envelop to HR unit indicating the duty station to which they are applying both on the envelop and the subject line of the application letter.

                                    Human Resources

                                  John Snow Inc. /SEHUP

            Kirkos Sub City, Wereda/Kebele 04, House number 841,

                   Behind The Bible College on ethio-China Road.

                               Tel: 0114700402/0114700445

                                          Addis Ababa

Alternatively you cmay use either or H to submit your application.

John Snow, Inc. Is an Equal Opportunity Action Employer committed to workplace diversity. We are committed to providing equal employment  opportunities for all qualified applicants and employees without regarding to age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, gender, disablitiy, marital status, sexual orination, sexual preference, genetic information, political affiliation, or military status (special disabled veterans or veteran status) in any employment decision. M/F/V/D.

JSC reserves the right to reject any application for any reason.

The deadline for submission application is February 24th, 2016 at 5:30 PM.




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