Oxfam is one of the world’s leading International Humanitarian Agencies, assisting people affected by poverty, natural disasters and conflict throughout the world. With over 5.000 staff and dedicated volunteers in more than 90 countries. Oxfam is able to achieve the greatest impact to alleviate poverty and suffering through combining emergency response work, long-term development programmes, and campaigning for lasting change. Oxfam has been working in Nepal since the 1980s, addressing the poverty and injustice faced by women and other socially excluded groups. We are urgently looking for dynamic team player in the following position for our National programme.
Position : PHE (Public Health Engineer) Officer
Duration: Fixed Term contact Until March 2017
(We are accepting application to including in our application pool for future vacancies in field location – Dhading, Gorkha, Nuwakot, Sindhupalchok and Kathmandu)
This position holder will be responsible for delivering the public health engineering humanitarian response in Sindhupalchok.
S/he will be responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring the hygiene promotion intervention in collaboration with PHP (Public Health Promotion) Officer.
S/he will be responsible for selecting, designing, and estimating most appropriate form of water supply and sanitation system, in construction with the beneficiaries. Position holder will be responsible to work closely with partner to prepare weekly and monthly plan.
S/he will also report monthly progress to the team leader.
Requirements for the role
Preferably graduate in civil engineering/ public health engineering that provide an understanding of water supply & sanitation system and hygiene interventions.
2 years of work experience with practical delivery of WASH project during emergency and recovery phase or development.
(Experience could substitute for a formal qualification but not vice versa.)
How To Apply
To apply for this position, p ease go to this link: https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/vacancy/4418/description
Applications for the above position can be sent by October 7, 2016.
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