ACTED , Sri Lanka
The Sub-WASH Engineer is responsible for the implementation of ACTED’s WASH program off camps area, especially WASH-related infrastructure and services.
Chain of Command
Under the authority of: WASH Engineer
AME Officer – WASH
Duties and Responsibilities
Daily Field supervision of construction, and rehabilitation activities of the WASH facilities, and infrastructure.
Field monitoring of the implementation of water and sanitation infrastructure operations.
Contribute in the technical assessments, engineering studies and designs for various WASH facilities and infrastructure.
Ensue health and safety precautions measures are being taken by all parties in the construction sites.
Help in Preparing understandable BOQs for various services in collaboration with the WASH Engineer.
Maintain good communications and working relations with other stakeholders.
Share program-related information on the status of activities and achievement to WASH Engineer.
Contribute in rapid/ need assessments for new sites.
Submit frequent reports to line managers as required from WASH manager.
Minimum of Bachelor degree in Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Water or environmental, Electrical or solar power ) .
Minimum 1 years of Engineering experience. Working in Humanitarian Organization in WASH department is highly desired.
Experience in and willingness to work and live in a rural environment
Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, working with as a team member.
Strong initiative and self-motivated, with a strong commitment to teamwork and humanitarian principle
Ability to multitask with competing demands under tight deadlines and work under pressure.
Fully computer literate (Microsoft Office) and AutoCAD is a must and other engineering software knowledge is an asset.
Fluency in Arabic (written and spoken), English skills is desired.