Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
About the MECIS Region
The Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Russia, Tajikistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.
Programmes within the MECIS region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and to complement our work on the ground we strive to secure lasting change through our campaigning.
We also put women at the heart of all we do. The majority of people living in poverty are women and girls, and so this focus helps us to achieve our mission to overcome poverty and suffering.
A challenging and exciting opportunity for a highly competent and experienced Public Health Engineering Specialist to work as part of a multi-sectoral team to enable Oxfam respond quickly to the Public Health Engineering/Water and Sanitation requirements for internally displaced people and host communities affected by conflict. The work will involve leading and co-ordinating the implementation of quality projects in the area of water and sanitation and relevant engineering activities by providing management and technical guidance and expertise.
This is a readvertisement and so applicants who have already applied for the role do not need to submit their applications again.
There are two positions available for this recruitment, we are looking for Public Health Engineer TL's for Tais and Amran.
Contract Length: 12 months
Benefits: Hard to work allowance of £4,000 net per annum. In addition Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including annual leave entitlements, sick pay provision, medical cover plus opportunities for learning and development. (Net = take home pay. Oxfam will meet the tax and social security liabilities of post-holder in addition to net salary)
Due to the urgency of this role, we will be reviewing CVs and interviewing candidate in advance of the closing date. For this reason, interested candidates are asked to submit their application as soon as possible.