Ended Public Health Engineer (2)

The Job

Job Title:

Public Health Engineer (PHE).

No of position:

2 Positions.




March 4 th, 2021

Contract Type:

Special Service Contract


Seven months renewable based on funding availability.

Duty Station:

Kua’ydinah , Hajjah Governorate and Dhi As Sufal, Ibb Governorate

Probationary Period:

Six months.


WASH program.

Reporting to:

WASH Field officer.


Relief and Development Peer Foundation (RDP) is Non-governmental Organization aims to mitigate the suffering of communities affected by the conflict and disasters, enhance more equitable socio economic development and Increase social responsibility to contribute effectively and positively on the development process. RDP advocates for the rights of affected populations and work in many field areas, food security, nutrition and health and water, sanitation and hygiene, good governance and peace.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preparation of technical drawing / design and estimates of appropriate and acceptable water supply system and sanitation facilities.
  • Prepare all necessary technical specifications and other details related to PHE interventions.
  • Provide support at all stages of the design process to ensure the subsequent design stages are developed.
  • Apply both design and technical knowledge ensuring production of high-quality drawings for review by WASH field officer.
  • To ensure that all WASH facilities design and implementing take gender and disability issues fully into account.
  • Provide continuous technical support, training, and orientation to the beneficiaries and contractor on WASH activities implementation.
  • Supervise all construction work related to water and sanitation and take lead on technical verification of work provided by contractors.
  • Ensure integration of engineering activities with sanitation activities in term of community mobilization.
  • Compile Daily Weekly and Monthly projections/delivery plans.
  • Support water management committees in their task of operation & maintenance of water scheme.
  • Raise reports that reflect the progress of achievement and the extent of project control.
  • Prepare training tools on relevant technical topics and conduct trainings for the project staff.
  • Good representation of RDP in and out of the project area.
  • Comply with RDP policies and procedures with respect to code of conduct, child protection, equal opportunities, security and safety, and other relevant policies and procedures.
  • Commit to the humanitarian principles of strict neutrality, religious and political impartiality and non-discrimination.
  • Any other tasks assigned by line manager.


  1. Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering.
  2. Minimum of 5 years of working experience- particularly in implementing water supply, tanks projects and latrines - including one year experience with NGOs.
  3.  Strong Arabic and English skills, written and spoken.
  4.  Leadership and management skills.


  • Knowledge of international/governmental institutions, and a solid interest in humanitarian response and development.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal skills and ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to prioritize and commitment to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively under stress in emergency situations.
  • Ability to travel independently, including to rural communities and work long hours.
  • Knowledge of different working standards and ethics including sphere standard.
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office, including Outlook for email),
  • Excellent computer skills (AutoCAD, Revit…, etc.).
  • Training skills are an advantage.
  • Ability to explain design ideas and plans clearly.
  • Membership of the Yemeni Engineers Association is an advantage.
How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their Resumes in English to https://forms.gle/MqDtAS8x1DuhjWq49

Not later than March 4th, 2021.

Resumes will be considered on a rolling-basis and candidates are encouraged to apply early.

For more information about RDP, please visit our website at http://rdpf.org

RDP is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. 

  • Employer: RDP
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Hajjah, Ibb
  • Posted on: 22 February 2021
  • Deadline: 4 March 2021