Ended Handyman

The Job

Action Contre la Faim is an International Humanitarian Organization which is private, non-political, non-denomination and non-profit making. Action Contre la Faim vocation is to save lives by combating hunger, disease and those crises threatening the lives of vulnerable men, women and children. Action Contre la Faim currently operates in 46 countries including Yemen globally and conduct programs in nutrition, food security, health, water and sanitation.

JOB TITLE : Handyman

Department: Logistics Department

Location: Alkhokha

Duration: Fixed term until 29th February 2020 (Renewable)

The purpose of the position : Preventive maintenance of Alkhokha base office and Facilities.


Objecitve 1: Ensure the upkeep of the ACF buildings

  • Keep the buildings in good working order
  • Replace Light Bulbs, and perform minor repair under Logistic Supervisor
  • Cleaning of ACs compressor unit.
  • Inform the logistician for  any problem concerning the building
  • To provide assistance in plumber works and other Repair Works  
  • To ensure the hygiene and sanitation of the buildings
  • To attend to, where necessary, personnel visiting the site such as contractors, repair men, etc.

Objective 2: Miscellaneous tasks

  • To ensure the regular water supply from the city line to the compound.
  • To ensure the availability of the office and the GH drinking water in the whole water-dispensers
  • To clean the water tanks (the ground the upper reservoirs)
  • Start the motor / Switch off the generator
  • To refuel the generator
  • Manage the garden in well-organized shape and to ensure the regular watering of the trees
  • To clean the compound on regular basis
  • Help with the loading or unloading of vehicles
  • Do other tasks when required
  • Help with the treatment of waste (incineration, etc.)


Qualification and Experience  :

  • Diploma/Certificate in Electrical Engineering/Civil engineering or any relevant qualifications..

Required skills and Competencies

  • Good physical condition
  • Availability
  • Resourcefulness
  • Electrical/Mechanical knowledge
  • Plumping


  • Residents from Alkhokha, al-Mokha or Hodeidah are preferred.


  • Level of the position: Employees .
  • Basic salary in accordance with our National Salary grid.
  • Transportation allowance.
  • Eid bonus: a full basic salary per year.
  • Medical and life insurance coverage: Including the employee, spouse, children and parents.
How to Apply

ACF offers equal opportunities, however candidates who are residents of “Alkhokha ” will be considered first and priority given to qualified female and/or persons with a disability.

Application Process: Send application comprising a detailed CV and Cover Letter in English, clearly mention the position you have applied + the location of the position, to : recruitment-ad@ye.missions-acf.org  or on Whatsapp on this 716322214 or in a sealed envelope dropped at ACF office latest by 19th August, 2019 .

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

  • Employer: Action Contre la Faim
  • Category: Logistics
  • Location: Al-Kokhah
  • Posted on: 6 August 2019
  • Deadline: 19 August 2019