Danish Refugee Council, one of the world’s leading humanitarian NGOs, is currently looking for a highly qualified individual to fill-in the vacancy of Field Worker – Shelter/WASH to work in Homs under service contract.
Who are we?
DRC has been working in the MENA region since 2003 and is currently one of the few international organizations registered and operating legally in the countries of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, Libya and Jordan. Since 2013, DRC has been operating as the largest INGO responding to the Syrian crisis in Syria and Lebanon and has assisted over 1 million refugees and IDPs a year. DRC has been actively operating in Syria since 2008, mainly supporting refugees. In June 2012, DRC was authorized by the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) to expand its humanitarian efforts and provide assistance to IDPs and the vulnerable resident population countrywide. Since then, DRC activities have been focused on NFI distributions, Shelter, WASH, Protection, Education, Livelihood and Mine Risk Education in six Governorates (Damascus, Rural Damascus, Dara’a, Aleppo, Hama, and Homs). Protection/community service activities are provided to beneficiaries through 6 Community Centers.
About the job
Support the Engineers at the site in conducting interviews with IDPs and as required for monitoring purposes
Duties and Responsibilities
- Interview IDPs of the DRC shelter project(s)
- Conduct assessments on the occupancy rate for finalized DRC shelters
- Provide support to the Chief Engineer and Assistant Engineer during the monitoring and supervision process as requested.
- Take photos, do measurements and draw sketchs, as requested by the Asisstant Engineer and Chief Engineer
In this position, you are expected to demonstrate DRC’ five core competencies:
Striving for excellence: You focus on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
Collaborating: You involve relevant parties and encourage feedback.
Taking the lead: You take ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
Communicating: You listen and speak effectively and honestly.
Demonstrating integrity: You act in line with our vision and values.
To be successful in this role we expect you to have:
- High school degree
- Minimum of one year experience in the construction field
- Engineering institute
- Basics of AutoCAD
- Full respect for client/organization confidentiality is a definite pre-requisite
- Ability to work in a multicultural environment with flexibility and respect for all team members
DRC will offer the successful applicant a six month contract, renewable dependent on both funding and performance. Salary and conditions will be in accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Service contract scale
Interested? Then apply for this position, go to https://candidate.hr-manager.net/ApplicationInit.aspx?cid=1036&ProjectId=149564&uiculture=eng&MediaId=5 and click on “Apply for position”. All applicants should send a cover letter and an updated CV in the same language as the vacancy note. Applications close on the 24th of October 2017.
If you have questions or are facing problems with the online application process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Need further information?
For further information about the Danish Refugee Council, please consult our website http://www.drc.ngo