Job Information WASH Technician NGO Information
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Contract Duration 8
Governorate Nineveh
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2019-10-15
Maximum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title Technical Certificate in construction
Maximum Experience 3 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 2
Published Date 2019-10-15
Deadline Date 2019-10-31
[Snuny,Iraq ]

ACF International is a global humanitarian organisation committed to ending world hunger and recognized as a leader in the fight against malnutrition. Founded in 1979, ACF delivers programmes, in over 40 countries while committed to respect humanitarian principles as a non-governmental, non-political, non-religious and, non-profit organisation. Our mission is to save lives through the prevention, detection, and treatment of malnutrition, especially during and after emergency situations and conflict. ACF intervenes in four main areas: Nutrition, Mental Health & Care Practices; Water, Sanitation & Hygiene; Food Security and Livelihoods; Advocacy and Raising Awareness. ACF is looking for 2 WASH Technician base in Sinjar.

Work place:  Sinjar.

Type of contract: Fixed-Term Contract of  8 months.

Working Hours: Full Time Contract of minimum 40 hours per week up to a maximum of 48 hours per week

Benefits: Monthly Transport Allowance + Monthly Medical Allowance (when probation period passed and confirmed on the position) + 1End of Year Bonus.

Purpose of the position : Implement emergency water and sanitation infrastructures and identify urgent needs in term of rehabilitation, repairing or improvement of water and sanitation infrastructures

Assignment  1:  Implement emergency water and sanitation infrastructures :

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • To be able to quickly implement emergency water and sanitation infrastructures (Basic construction and plumbing).

Assignment 2 : Identify urgent needs in term of rehabilitation, repairing or improvement of water and sanitation infrastructures:

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • To assess the needs in term of small repairing in sanitation (broken doors, broken windows, drainage improvement, broken taps, hand washing facilities, clogged discharge pipes, intimacy fence, small concrete infrastructures …)
  • To assess the issues of the infrastructures and support the wash HOP for designing the bill of quantities.
  • To be able to assess the needs in term of small repairing in water supply system (Repair, basic leakages, change broken taps, small concrete infrastructures,…)
  • To be able to list the material and equipment required for the repairing.
  • To be able to take delivery of the material and to ensure that the delivery is conform to the order.
  • To be able to repair identified broken components.

Assignment 3 : Manage the daily workers and report about his/her activities:

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • To train daily workers on basic repairing.
  • To supervise daily workers.
  • To write a weekly activity report and to contribute to a monthly activities report.

Assignment 4 : Relay ACF activities and objectives to the communities and partners

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Develop contacts and explain to stakeholders and to populations the activities and the objectives of the programs;
  • Represent the organization with the beneficiaries with the agreement of the hierarchical supervisor;
  • Inform local authorities about all aspects of the programs;
  • Respect ACF charter and rules;
  • Involve and inform the communities in the implementation of the program;
  • Work in collaboration with the stakeholders


Qualifications & Preferred Skills


Technical Certificate in construction

Professional Experience

2 years of work experience in a relevant field.

Specialized/Technical Skills

Strong knowledge in plumbing and/or a serious professional experience in infrastructure rehabilitation and/or equivalent professional experience

General Skills

Strong commitment to the humanitarian crises

Good physical condition, Dynamism –Good organizing capacity – Rigour Capacity to manage priorities, Ability to analyze and synthesize, Good organizational skills, Diplomacy, and Flexibility


Managerial Skills

Able to organize a team of daily workers and set priorities

Language Skills

Spoken proficiency in Kurdish and Arabic (mandatory)

English Compulsory

IT Skills

Knowledge in Microsoft software: Word and Excel

How To Apply


Closing Date: October 31st 2019.

Qualified candidates must submit a Cover Letter and a Resume (CV) including 2 professional references and a copy of any relevant Certification/Degree and a copy of National ID and/or Residency Card to

Or you can submit your Documents mentioned above to ACF office in the CV BOX in Duhok or Sinuni.

Please indicate the job reference number: DO/WASH/186/102019, in the e-mail subject line.


Action Against Hunger encourages female candidates to apply.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only contact short-listed candidates for further screening.

Please note that the final candidates will be subjected to security screening and positive references.

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