Jay Nepal

WASH Overseer / Sub - Overseer

Jay Nepal

WASH Overseer / Sub - Overseer

JAY NEPAL NGO is a fast-growing organization operating in Sindhupalchok, looking for a dedicated candidate with passion for sharing knowledge and providing the best possible holistic education for all students.

WASH Overseer / Sub - Overseer

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Working hours per week: As per organizations policy 
Reports to:
 Project Coordinator (PC)
Based in Bodgaun, Sindupalchwok 

Job Summary:

  • Demonstrates commitment to Jay Nepal core values. 
  • Displays cultural, gender, child, religious, ethnicity and age sensitivity and adaptability. 
  • Work prioritization, the ability to multitask and willingness to go the extra mile to support what the job demands is a must. 
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy confidentiality concerning with technical part of project. 
  • Good field level planning and coordination skills to ensure a wide variety of activities, often with an urgent nature, to be carried out in an efficient and economic manner. 

Key Responsibility

  • To manage supervision of all WASH structures at the field maintaining quality control as per design, drawing and estimates.
  • To be a part of smooth project implementation in the community by seeking and ensuring support and cooperation from community technicians and social mobilizers, as necessarily.
  • Brief technical part of the project to project coordinator, board members, district line agency, partner organization, and stakeholders on plan, progress and strategy of the program unit, during the monitoring visit.
  • To physically verify the stock of construction materials for renovation, reconstruction and construction works.
  • To be stationed at the assigned field to implement the project to meet the  quality standards within allocated time frame
  • Implement the program on the basis of detail report in close coordination with Engineer, PC, Local government, community and concerned stakeholders.
  • To help strengthen the capacity of School Management Committee, Water User committee, Community Technicians for the construction, repair and maintenance of WASH structures   in line with disaster resilience and sustainability.
  • To help Engineer on technical assessment, generation of technical report, provide spot support and guidance to the construction community/WUC/SMC and follow up, to help prepare work completion report of each of the construction by the project.
  • Insure Quality of all the construction activities related to the project, prepare monthly technical progress report, and share within line agency, cluster member
  • To ensure close supervision of under constructing drinking water supply schemes and irrigation water supply during construction at field level.
  • To conduct water quality test to identify and characterize water pollutant sources with the supports from   partners.
  • To physically verify the stock of construction materials for renovation, reconstruction and construction works.
  • To work closely with Water User Committees for quality implementation of renovation, reconstruction and construction works as per the agreed plan.
  • To actively promote the field level WASH related activities as per project theme.
  • Assuring the health and safety measures are properly adopted in the field level implementation work.
  • Communication and Reporting lines

Professional skills and qualifications needed in the position

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering or TSLC in Civil engineering.
  • Experience of 2 years in working in WASH sector with sound knowledge in survey, estimate and design procedures of rural water supply schemes along with knowledge of sanitation movement of Nepal with different type of institutional WASH facilities in rural context.
  • Good knowledge in documentation, report writing and presentation
  • Good Knowledge of WSS scheme supervision of the construction.
  • Tactfulness and excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Having good idea of Auto CAD, Microsoft Office package.
  • Good communication skills both in English and Nepali
  • Ability and willingness to work in team and to work under pressure and in remote/difficult circumstances.

Personal qualifications needed in the position

  • Work according to the objectives of organization and donors
  • Able, willing and committed to work with people of different backgrounds 
  • Contribute constructively to a working environment based on mutual respect, trust and commitment
  • Have high regards towards accountability
  • Having  valid motorbike  license will be an asset

Working Arrangement: 

  • The work station is Bodgaun, Sindupalchwok
  • You need to stay at least 25 days per month in working station

Note: Please apply only if you have a true passion and devotion for the field. You must be willing to stay in the duty station for not less than 25 days per month. 

The first value in our organization is “HUMANITY” and it’s important that a candidate, beside his necessary technical abilities, will have a positive and compassionate approach with the locals, being empathetic to them, understanding their problems, showing sincere compassion to their plague. Given the working station and the nature of Jay Nepal Organization, we require a candidate who is extrovert, dynamic and positive oriented, willing to do a prime experience in the field.

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