Splash is an international development organization founded in 2007 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, USA. Our mission is simple: we clean water for kids. To date, we have reached over 600,000 children in cities around the world. In 2019, we embarked on an exciting, five-year initiative, Project WISE (WASH in Schools for Everyone), to reach every government school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Kolkata, India with improved water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) infrastructure, WASH behavior change programs, and strengthened school-based menstrual health programs. Splash is working with the government to reach 100% of government schools in Addis Ababa with full WASH coverage by the end of 2023 and is in a process of expanding its operations into additional geographies, beginning in Ethiopia.
Our core values guide everything we do, including every hiring decision we make. They are:
Splash values the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the organization and we are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants for employment.
This is a full-time position based in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.
The purpose of the WASH Infrastructure Officer position is to serve as the primary point of contact for the organization selected to implement Splash Ethiopia’s WASH in School for Everyone (WISE) Project in Bahir Dar. Activities includes: installation of filters, drinking/handwashing stations, pumps, and accessories, and structural analysis (pressures, loads, and stresses) of new and rehabilitated WASH infrastructures, including new/existing toilet blocks.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
The annual salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and reviewed at least annually.
THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON FUNDING.