WASH Engineer

WASH Engineer

JOB Vacancy Announcement #: 3969

Job Title: WASH Engineer

Application deadline: 8/11/2020

Other Information’s:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.

Job Requirements:

BSc in Civil, Water or  Environment Engineering.

– Minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience

– Fluency in Arabic

– English is an asset

– Previous NGO experience is a strong asset

– Experience in team management a strong asset

– Experience working in camps an asset

– Experience in activity reporting

– Excellent organizational skills and accuracy

– Ability to work as part of a team, demonstrates high level of interpersonal skills and patience

– Ability to work independently and to show initiative

– Ability to assess projects difficulties

– Ability to plan ahead, foresee, report and prevent project difficulties

– Ability to take part in needs-assessment missions on the side of Hygiene Promotion

– Shows flexible and creative approach to the work and shows ability to express new ideas

– Organized and flexible, ability to respond to changing priorities

– Punctual, dedicated, motivated and serious

– Impartiality, objectivity and confidentiality

– Ability to travel locally and regionally, if necessary


Job Description:

General Responsibilities

– Work under the supervision of the Senior WASH Officer in the design and implementation of infrastructure and maintenance activities in the camp.

– Support the team and take the lead in infrastructure issues in the camp.

– Participate to and support technical assessments

– Report on the work, the advancement of the activities and the possible difficulties

– Manage Sanitation team and represent the NGOs with the local authorities

– Report on the work, the advancement of the activities and the possible difficulties

  1. Technical tasks

– Support the implementation of WASH activities, especially implementation of infrastructere rehabilitation and maintenance.

– Have a clear understanding of WaSH methodologies regarding sanitation systems, health risks and environmental problems in camps.

– Participate in assessment missions

– Prepare and follow-up documentation of diverse WASH Activities

– Participate in identifying best practices and lessons learned

  1. Reporting

– Collect photos, documents and information of program implementation and ensure that donor visibility is respected

– Assist in the identification and location of beneficiaries when requested

– Submit activity reports

– Plan ahead difficulties and participate in finding efficient solutions

  1. Administration and other tasks

– Maintain an efficient, organized system of paperwork and reporting for field work

– Ensure timely departure and return from the field: this includes leaving to the field with all necessary documents and materials to complete a successful workday

– To perform other duties as requested by the project and country management team

– Respect and follow ACTED’s code of conduct


ACTED is currently looking for one (1) qualified candidate to fill in the position of

WASH Engineer

based in Hadadieh, Al-Hassake governorate, North-East Syria aiming at supporting the WASH program in Serekaniye Camp for a period of 3 months (renewable). The selected candidate will work under the responsibility of the Senior WASH Officer.

Under the supervision of ACTED staff, the WASH Engineer is responsible for supporting the infrastructure activities, either undertaken by ACTED or sub-contracted, while making sure that it is matching with ACTED’s quality criteria and strategy.

He/She will be joining a motivated, supporting and skilled WASH team in expansion, currently supervising diverse and interesting projects in Hassake and Deir-Ez-Zor governorates.


Under the authority of:

WASH Project Manager

WASH Deputy Project Manager

Senior WASH Officer

Responsible for:

WASH Sub-engineer


Internal Relations:

CCCM Department

Logistics department

HR department

Security department

External Relations:

Service contractors


Other WASH actors

Camp Administration

Local Council

WASH Committees

Beneficiaries (IDPs)

Advertiser : Confidential غير معلن

Duty Station: Serekaniye Camp

How to Apply:

Well qualified candidates, including women, are strongly encouraged to apply”


To apply for this opportunity, you are kindly requested to read the following points:


1-         Read the job description carefully

2-         You may need to create a G-mail account

3-         Fill in the job application form through the following link:




Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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