International Federation of Red Cross Job Vacancy: WASH Officer, Palu - Central Sulawesi

Job Description

  • Support the implementation of the project activities in within the respective area of responsibility as per the Plan of Action.
  • Maintain close coordination with PMI WASH counterparts in the project implementation.
  • Support PMI in organising or facilitating various meeting, workshops/trainings and planning
  • Ensure that WASH interventions are carried out in accordance with the approved plan of action, ensuring that the status of the WASH deliverables is regularly reviewed.
  • Monitor the implementation of WASH activities; identify gaps, issues and risks and assist PMI in addressing these as necessary;
  • Ensure a coordinated and collaborative approach is undertaken for the implementation for the WASH activities in the field level.
  • Support PMI in building good coordination and collaboration with local government, NGOs, and other key stakeholders for WASH related activities.
  • Support the WASH delegate in ensuring field-based project staff receive relevant skill training and knowledge development required for effective implementation especially in WASH related activities.
  • Update and report to WASH delegate on a regular basis about the progress of the operation activities for the Central Sulawesi EQ, Tsunami and Liquefaction operations.
  • Coordinate all activities between the PMI provincial/District and IFRC team in the field.
Job Purpose
The WASH Officer will work under the supervision and guidance of WASH Delegate. The person will be the principal representative in executing the WASH activities at field level and report to WASH delegate. The main objective of the WASH Officer is to establish strong coordination among stakeholders and linkages with PMI technical leads in the field to ensure that program activities are implemented successfully.

Job Requirements
  • Educated to Graduate Degree Level and/or can demonstrate equivalent intellectual capacity
  • Professional qualification or equivalent of qualifying experience in Disaster Management
  • Degree on civil engineering/environmental engineering/public health is preferred
  • 2-year experience in disaster operation management in the field of WASH
  • Experience of supervising and supporting staff
  • Experience of working with the Red Cross / Red Crescent is preferred
  • Experience of working for a humanitarian/non-profit-making organization is preferred
Knowledge, skills and languages
  • Advanced skills in computers (Windows, word processing, spread sheets, etc.) is preferred
  • Able to work independently and as part of the team
  • Exceptional level of patience and able to work long hours
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability solve problems in the field
  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • English (verbal and Written)
  • Other languages: Central Sulawesi local language/dialect is preferred
How to apply: 
Please submit your application letter addressing the above qualifications and experience with your curriculum vitae to: Please indicate on the subject heading: WASH OFFICER – PALU 

Closing Date: 14 February 2019