WASH Assistant

World Bank



WASH Assistant

DRC Somalia/Land

DRC has been working in Somalia since 1998 utilizing the safety of human rights framework. Somalia is experiencing a devastating humanitarian disaster, with practically 80% of the inhabitants in want of some type of humanitarian help. DRC in Somalia is scaling up the operation in emergency response by way of an built-in method accessing onerous to succeed in populations

General Objective of the Position:

The WASH Assistant can be liable for the implementation of the DRC WASH infrastructure program in Beledweyne.The WASH Assistant’s He/She major perform is to help the WASH Officer to make sure the standard of the planning, implementation, and follow-up of WASH actions being carried out by DRC. Particularly, the WASH Assistant is anticipated to conduct the day-to- day implementation of water, Sanitation, and Hygiene actions, particularly within the areas of intervention in Beledweyne..


  • To hold out Want and technical assessments for every type of WASH infrastructures.
  • Preparation and Submission of order requests as per DRC insurance policies and procedures.
  • To conduct coaching concerning the operation and upkeep of water provide and sanitation services for beneficiaries and water administration committees
  • Manage and implement hygiene promotion coaching as required
  • Liaise and safe consent from the native authorities and beneficiary previous to intervention
  • Common monitoring of ongoing development actions to make sure that all of the actions are executed as per design, specs, and work schedule.
  • Preparation of weekly and month-to-month work plans and progress studies
  • Preparation of feasibility studies and completion certificates
  • Confirm the work finished on the web site and advocate the funds to the contractor(s)/informal laborers and so forth.
  • Preparation of all of the fee paperwork, after verification, submission to the procurement division
  • Working in concord with all different mission employees and area workforce for the efficient and environment friendly day-to-day administration of the WASH mission in Beledweyne.
  • Take part in getting ready month-to-month/quarterly/annual highlights/ studies and proposals and budgets for donors.
  • Mobilization of beneficiary communities to take care of the established/rehabilitated/protected water sources.
  • Coordinate with one other stakeholder on the bottom for easy, environment friendly, and efficient implementation of the actions
  • Guaranteeing the combination of WASH, Safety, livelihood, and shelter actions by way of shut coordination
  • Different related duties as directed by the Programme Coordinator.

Expertise and technical competencies:

  • Minimal A minimum of 1-year programming expertise with related working expertise (Particularly in WASH) in an INGO company or Non-Governmental Group.
  • Confirmed potential to prioritize duties and meet deadlines
  • Good data of sphere and HAP requirements
  • Wonderful communication abilities, calm, and a very good humorousness
  • Excellent understanding of nationwide WASH insurance policies and techniques, program, and stakeholders in Somalia
  • Thorough data of SPHERE Shelter and WASH in emergency requirements.
  • Expertise working in unstable areas
  • Expertise in community-based interventions
  • Expertise in Microsoft Workplace and the web
  • Data of GPS, Arc GIS, and Google Earth
  • Data of English (written and spoken)


Contract: 12 months with the opportunity of extension, topic to funding and efficiency. Wage and different situations are provided by DRC’s Phrases of Employment for Nationwide Workers; Employment band Non Administration I2

Availability: twenty sixth April 2024

Obligation station: This place is predicated in Beledweyne

Reporting Line: CCCM Supervisor

Offering equal alternatives, we’re dedicated to creating an inclusive and constructive work setting based mostly on mutual respect for all workers. All candidates are thought of for employment with out consideration to race, age, potential, ethnicity, nationality, faith, gender id, sexual orientation, marital standing, or some other issue. At DRC we have fun range and admire our workers for the folks they’re and their distinctive abilities, backgrounds, and views. We encourage all candidates to use.

Selling excessive requirements: DRC’s capability to make sure the safety of and help to refugees, IDP, and different individuals of concern depends upon the power of our employees to uphold and promote the best requirements of moral {and professional} conduct about DRC’s values and Code of Conduct, together with safeguarding in opposition to sexual exploitation, abuse, and harassment. DRC conducts thorough background checks as a part of the recruitment course of

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All candidates should add a canopy letter and an up to date CV (now not than 4 pages) in English. Purposes despatched by e mail won’t be thought of

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Please submit your software and CV in English no later than 14th April 2024

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