Jobs announcement

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Kigali on,03/10/201

NO 11.07.053/1217 /17/PROC-HR-CEO/AM/jp

 

JOBS ANNOUNCEMENT

Rwanda has committed itself to reaching very ambiotious targets in water supply and Sanitation, with the vision to attain 100% services coverage by 2020.

The Water and Sanitation Corporations WASAC LTD is the entity setup to manage the water and sanitation services in Rwanda as a resultat of the Gorverment (GoR) decision to unbundle the national utility former EWSA since 2014.

Therefore, WASAC LTD wishes to recruit qualified candindates to fill the Following vacancies:

Position 1: District Water and Sanitation Support Engineers (24).


Reporting line: District Water and Sanitation Support Engineers will directly report to the Head of Operations and Maintenance Unit in Rural Water Sanitation Services Directorate of WASAC Ltd;

Tasks and responsibilities:                                                                                                                                               

District Water and Sanitation Support Engineers will be based at the District level and responsible for the following:

*        Assist the district in planning process for water and sanitation infrastructure development

*        Assessment for needs of rehabilitation of existing water and sanitation infrastructure

*        Provide technical assistance in development and implementation of new projects in the District

*        Advise the district on efficient operation and maintenance of water supply and sanitation infrastructures

*        Participate in the monitoring and evaluation activities for  water supply and sanitation

*        Perform data collection for water supply and sanitation services within the district

*        Supervision of private operators and ensure proper and efficient management of all water supply systems

*        Work in collaboration with other partners in the district to improve services of rural water supply;

*        Follow up and assist in the implementation of  the District Water Board resolutions;

*        Periodic reporting on the status of Districts’ water projects and water supply services

*        Perform any other relevant task assigned

 

District Water and Sanitation Support Engineers Job Requirements:

*        Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering, Water and Environmental Engineering, or equivalent field of study.

*        To have at least 2 years’ experience on similar position (s)

*        Computer literacy and familiarity with standard office computer applications. Experience with engineering applications (ArcGIS, AutoCAD) is a must

*        Ready to move and live at the place of work immediately after appointment

*        Ability to work in a team and under minimum supervision;

*        Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

*        To have a strong command in either of the languages ( English or French);

 

Position 2:  Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist (1)

Reporting line: The M&E Specialist should report to the office of Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Tasks and responsibilities: 

 

The M&E Specialist shall be called to perform the following:

*        Design  and implement the Monitoring and Evaluation Plan for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (RWSS)Services

*        Develop or adapt and disseminate guidelines  and standard procedures for monitoring and evaluation for RWSS and ensure their enforcement

*         Assist in capacity building for the District and Private Operators in M&E approaches

*        Develop and implement a Performance Monitoring Plan for the Rural Water Supply Systems

*        Regularly identify Information requirements for planning and M&E for Rural Water Supply Services

*        Design data collection tools to verify indicators identified for water supply systems

*        Lead the periodic planning and implementation of M&E for RWSS activities and produce reports accordingly

*        Review and validation of M&E reports produced by other stakeholders

*        Analyze of M&E results against the RWSS performance indicators and advise on improvement of service delivery

*        Perform any other relevant task assigned

 

M&E Specialist Job Requirements:

*        The incumbent should hold Bachelor’s Degree with at least 5 years’ experience or Master’s Degree with at least 2 years’ experience in any of the following fields: Economics, Statistics, Civil engineering, Water and Environmental Engineering, Project Management, or other related fields

*        To have at least 2 years’ experience on similar position(s)

*        Ability to work in a team and under minimum supervision;

*        Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

*        To have a strong command in either English or French;

 

Position 3: MIS Specialist (1)

Reporting line: The MIS Specialist shall report to the office of Deputy Chief Executive Officer

 

Tasks and responsibilities:

The MIS Specialist shall be responsible for:

*     Administration of Management Information System (MIS) related to water supply and sanitation activities and services

*     Creation, maintain and update the GIS database of the rural water supply and sanitation systems

*     Using MIS and GIS tools to determine and periodically update the access to drinking water and sanitation services in the different Districts

*     Participate in the development of GIS/or CAD database to support water and sanitation projects

*     Participate in the planning and implementation process of the projects

*     Keep track of technology utilization on rural water supply and sanitation services across the country and explore ways to use MIS to improve these services

*     Support private operators and districts with setting up data management systems using MIS

*     Assist in imparting training to field staff regarding use and operation of MIS

*     Coordination with different stakeholders for the preparation and maintaining national water and sanitation database

*     Support for the proper use of water and sanitation database in planning, maintenance and rehabilitation, monitoring and evaluation of water supply and sanitation systems

*     Maintain and update master plans database and/or maps for water and sanitation systems

*     To ensure that MIS facilitates regular monitoring and thus allow more analytical evaluation of drinking water supply and sanitation activities

*         Produce monthly, quarterly, and annual reports or customized reports as required

*         Perform any other relevant task assigned

 

MIS Specialist Job requirements:

*    The incumbent should hold Master’s Degree in Geography, Civil Engineering, Water and Environmental Engineering, Geo-Information Science or related field.   

*     He/she should have proven capacity to use GIS, ACCESS,  EXE, CAD Software, GIS Applications

*    He/she should have 2 years of relevant experience in GIS data collection, analysis and management

*   Experience in water and sanitation sector is desirable while a combination of several specializations related to water supply and sanitation would be an asset

*    Experience of delivering successful data systems preferably in Water Supply and Sanitation using MIS or GIS

*    Ability to work effectively both in teams as well as independently, Good communication and social skills; the candidate must show initiative, organization and dynamism, as well as capacity to prepare adequate planning and activity reports

*    He/she should have strong leadership and management skills

*    Strong command in either English of French

 

How to apply

Qualified candidates are requested to submit their application letters together with detailed curriculum vitae to the Chief Executive Officer of WASAC Ltd.

The application file in a well-sealed envelope should be deposited to WASAC Central Secretariat, WASAC Headquarters Officer, not later than 16 /10/2017.

Done at Kigali, on

 

ENG.Aimé MUZOLA

 

Chief Executive Officer