CWS Indonesia (www.cwsindonesia. or.id),an international non-governmental relief, development and refugee assistance organization, is searching for a
reference to the SPHERE minimum standards and other applicable standards such as those issued by BRR or the UN, contribute to planning, design and implementation of appropriate water supply and sanitation interventions in IDP camps and resettlement / relocations sites, particularly in Aceh and Nias.
review drawings and technical specifications for any water supply and sanitation infrastructure to be built (such as gravity piped water systems, latrines, drainage etc.) and ensure that they are technically sounds and meet minimum standards
out situation-, needs- and gap- assessments
training and capacity building, primarily for CWS staff. Work with CWS staff to develop training and capacity building interventions for local partners and communities using international best practice in community-based water and sanitation interventions. This includes ensuring the participation of the affected population in the management of all watsan and infrastructure
travel to the field offices and project location in Aceh and Nias. The advisor is expected to be mobile and to spend at least 50% or his / her time in the field (i.e. outside his / her duty station).
degree (Masters preferred) in a relevant discipline such as civil engineering
5 years experience of implementing water and sanitation projects, incl. experience of implementing community-based water supply and sanitation projects
work experience with an INGO preferred
to work within multi-disciplinary teams.
in written and spoken English;
literacy in MS-Word, Excel;
interpersonal communication and report writing skills;
technical ability and sound judgment to work effectively with others at all levels;
belief in teamwork, gender equality, participatory approach and sustainable development,
Applications should include a , reflecting motivation; a CV including two references; expected gross salary and contact number. Applications should be sent in max.250 KB
to caroline@cwsindones ia.or.id at the latest 30 April 2009.