Check your search results here

WASH Project Coordinators Jobs in Hola Kenya

Project # / Name: Garissa and Tana River Emergency Response 

Position Title: 
WASH Project Coordinator(2 Positions)

Position End Date: July 2012 

Duty Station: Hola

Reports To: WASH Program Manager

Job Summary

The Garissa and Tana River Emergency Response aims to address both the immediate and long-term water security and access issues in these regions.

The main responsibilities will include coordinating the rehabilitation of water pans in conjunction with a team of local WASH Construction Supervisors and Technicians, while assisting with data entry and reporting across all WASH program areas.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct surveying and assessments of existing water pans
  • Provide guidance for WASH Construction Supervisors and Technicians in the rehabilitation of water pans
  • Mobilize communities for Cash-for-Work water pan rehabilitation and manage the disbursement of cash for said activities
  • Ensure water activities comply with appropriate national and international standards
  • Train local WASH committees on the management, operation, and maintenance of water infrastructure
  • Monitor, analyze, and report on water quantity and quality data
  • In coordination with Community Health Workers and Hygiene Promoters, monitor household water information to include water consumption (liters/person/day) and household water quality
  • Conduct water quality assessments and disinfect sources as required
  • Write routine progress reports and keep WASH Program Manager informed
  • Assist with data entry and analysis of baseline and endline WASH surveys
  • Assist the WASH Program Manager in writing month-end reports
  • Conduct monitoring and evaluation of WASH program activities
  • Manage all data collected for WASH program activities
  • Abide by and work in accordance with Samaritan’s Purse principles
  • With a generous and serving spirit assist co-workers to perform any tasks, duties, or responsibilities for the benefit of the ministry of Samaritan’s Purse
Education / Experience Preferred
  • University degree in Water Engineering, Civil Engineering, or Environmental Engineering
  • 2 to 3 years previous experience working on the rehabilitation of water pans
Skills Required
  • Experience in community mobilization.
  • A desire to work with and train local staff and community WASH committees
  • Be a team player with good communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)
  • Be fully conversant in the SPHERE standards
  • Be fluent in English and Kiswahili
If you are interested in this position please send your C.V only and an application letter to

Application deadline: Friday, 10th February 2012

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

You can now click on this link to get the latest news in politics, entertainment, african, international, reports, jobs and careers, features, forum, opinions and expert advice

DO NOT MISS to Subscribe below for the latest jobs to your EMAIL for FREE

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Want to know the latest news, read great articles, features, jobs and careers? Then click here