Apr 19, 2018
Capacity Building Assistants (2 Vacancies) Location: Halaba and Butajira, SNNPR Salary: Birr9,066.00 Capacity building assistant is responsible to enhance the community participation and ensure for the sustainability of water schemes, establish and train Water user Association committee, facilitate technical trainings for relevant GOV officials, provide maintenance tools and equipment’s to partners and other related capacity building activities in his assigned area by mobilizing the communities and relevant partners DETAILED RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS: -Establish and train water user association committees with support of the Woreda Water Office as per the guidelines. - Facilitate/conduct orientation, workshops and training for Water user Association committees. - In coordination with woreda water office and EHAs, Ensure the WUA have developed by laws and follow up the functionality of by laws - Facilitate meeting for program staff with partners like water user Association committee and communities etc. when necessary. - Conduct continuous monitoring and consult of water user Association committees on management of their own water system. - In collaboration with other EH assistant & HP Assistant team ensure high level of community participation in the project and regularly track the community participation in terms of money with local labor market standard. - Identify, compile and maintain training materials for WUAs’. - Joint Plan, and facilitate periodic community meetings integrating with WUAs on regular bases. - Provide information on technical problems and feedbacks to the technical team on time. - Mobilize community for participation in various projects like local construction materials, tranche excavation back filling pipe line, fencing of water schemes, sanitation of water point etc based up on the community action plan. - Facilitate training to Woreda Water and Health officials. - Facilitate proper hand over of water schemes to the water user Association committee and respective woreda water, finance and Health offices. - Report activity progress and situation on monthly bases to the EH officer of the respective woreda. - In collaboration with other EH team organize and facilitate different trainings for WUAs, artesian and for government partners per the project scope - Maintain strong working relationships with respective IRC staffs and partners like WUAs, HEWs, Community health workers, kebele leaders, school teachers by organizing regular review meetings at kebele level. - Facilitate and Ensure that all the WUA has developed by laws, has standard water fee collection and opened bank account for proper facial management system of the collected water fee and link with government sectors for sustainability of the system - Perform other task assigned by his/her supervisor. Job Requirements Qualification: - Diploma with three years/Degree one year in Rural Development or Social Studies or related. - Work experience, specifically in community development. - Strong skill on community mobilization, preferable on WASH projects - NGO experience is a plus Other skills • Good command spoken and written Amharic and Basics of English; • Knowledge of the local language is an advantageous • Basic computer skill is advantageous. • Motor cycle Driving License. Excellent communication and problem solving skills How to Apply How to apply: · Please send CV, application letter and copies of credentials to the following address: IRC Hawassa , P.O. box 1320 or through ethio jobs. · Please include 3 references from current and former employers. · Applications will not be returned. IRC discourages phone calls or personal visits. · Only applicants meeting the minimum qualification will be short listed and contacted. Your application letter/cover letter must include the following information. · Name of the position you have applied for · Date of application · Summary of your qualifications and experience · Motivation/objective of why you have applied for the job · Permanent Address and present address (if different from permanent) and telephone number · Disclose any family relationships with existing IRC employees. Are any of your relatives employed by International Rescue committee (IRC)? If answer is “yes”, give the following information: YES NO NAME Relationship Position Office/field office Recruiter of the position : HR/Admin – Hawassa IRC is an equal employment opportunity employer. IRC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.
International Rescue Committee (IRC) Ethiopia Halaba & Butajira, SNNPR Full time