3 Fresher WASH Officer – Software Job Vacancies – GOAL International

Organisation: GOAL
Duty Station: Bugiri, Uganda
Reports to: Senior WASH
Programme Manager
About US:
GOAL is an international humanitarian agency dedicated to alleviating
the suffering of the poorest of the poor. 
We are a non-denominational, non-governmental and non-political
organisation. GOAL Uganda country project focuses on two of GOAL’s three
strategic sectors: Health (including WASH and health accountability
programming); and Livelihoods. GOAL Uganda mainstreams HIV, gender, child
protection and the environment/DRR across all programming. GOAL works on a
district focused approach, and uses a mixture of direct implementation and
partnerships with local civil society organisations, private sector partners
and District Local Government to give effect to our mission.
Job Summary: The WASH
Officer – Software will be responsible for carrying out all demand responsive
approach activities, project reporting and monitoring. The incumbent will
ensure that all interventions are carried out in a manner that corresponds to
the standards and guidelines of the Government of Uganda for WASH as well as
donor guidelines.
Key Duties and
  • Develop,
    review and revise project work plans whenever the needs occur.
  • Undertake
    roll out of CLTS activities in project areas so as to ensure that
    communities attain Open defecation free status (ODF) status.
  • The
    incumbent will develop sanitation and hygiene promotion sessions and I.E.C
    materials as well as materials to promote safe WASH practices,
    including appropriate use and maintenance of WASH facilities and services.
  • Co-ordinate
    and carry out training of water user committees in targeted areas on
    proper operation and maintenance of water points.
  • Coordinate
    with water technical officers to ensure that the various aspects of
    the WASH program are integrated.
  • Prepare
    weekly planning and updates to share within Senior WASH Programme Manager
    and WASH Advisor.
  • Follow-up,
    spot check on-going activities for quality control; prepare periodical
    reports: update indicators, achievements, activities and results
    according to the project log frame.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The
    ideal candidate for the GOAL International WASH Officer – Software
    job opportunity should hold a University
    degree in public health, Environmental Health, Social Sciences, or related
    discipline. Experience may substitute for qualifications, but not
    the other way round.
  • At
    least two years of field experience with a strong focus on sanitation and
    hygiene promotion approaches like CLTS, Sanitation marketing, operation
    and maintenance of water points.
  • Demonstrated
    ability to work effectively with a wide range of WASH programs
  • Prior
    knowledge and experience of issues related to behaviour change in WASH.
  • Good
    monitoring and evaluation skills
  • Ability
    to write clear and well-argued project reports
  • Fluency
    in Kiswahili, Lusamya and Lusoga is an added advantage
  • Possession
    of a riding permit (Class A) and ability to ride a motor cycle is required
    for this job.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should send their
applications which must include at least 4 reference contacts (2 professional,
2 character references, including your supervisor and the most recent/previous
employer), and daytime contact number to; The Human Resource Manager, GOAL
Uganda via E-mail to: recruitment@ug.goal.ie
NB: Please do not attach
certificates and indicate the Position applied for in the email subject.
Deadline: 8th January 2017
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