KRO-WASH-WSP-01 (Kandahar, Afghanistan) 75 views

Job Description

Job Description

The combination of the destruction/restructuration of water services by the war, climate change, population growth, limited environmental awareness effectively limits water resource management in Afghanistan leading to risks of limitation of the resource in terms of quality and quantity, which could result in major public health risks. A water safety plan officer is to ensure the safety of drinking water through the use of a comprehensive risk assessment and risk management approach that encompasses all steps in water supply from catchment to consumer.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Desk study: water resource status (quantity and quality), water multi-use, characterization of water supply systems, operation and maintenance of drinking water systems and local governance.
  • Consultations with local authorities, presentation of the objectives of the consultancy, establish a working group with key local stakeholders.
  • Hazard assessment – identify hazards and hazardous events at every step of the supply chain.
  • Risk assessment – carried out a hazard affecting the water supply system.
  • Identify control measurements – identify control measures for every risk that is relevant.
  • Management control – control the system regularly and check for fails.
  • Validation monitoring – prepare to verify the monitoring check of WSP.
  • Stakeholders training.


  • Participate in training workshops meetings project events held in any provinces.
  • Visit project sites and monitor all activities
  • Respect and adore all policies of KRO including but not limited to; code of conduct, PSEA, Child Protection and Anti-Fraud and Conflict of Interest Policies
  • Maintain 100% transparency and accountability


NOTE: Selected candidate will be subjected to background checks with regards to Child Protection and PSEA policy breaches during their past employments.


Knowledge and Rehabilitation Organization (KRO)

Knowledge and Rehabilitation Organization (KRO) is a national level, non-political, non-profitable, non-governmental organization working for humanitarian and rehabilitation roots in Afghanistan. KRO is an Afghan organization that is committed to the development of the local economy and building local capacity for sustainable development.

Job Requirements


Bachelor degree in BSc / MSc in Water / Environmental Engineering or Management or Civil Engineering or Hydrology / Geology

2 years post-qualification professional experience preferably with an NGO                                                               


Vacancy Number


No. Of Jobs




Years of Experience

2 years post-qualification professional experience preferably with an NGO


4 Months (Extendable)


As per Organization Salary Scale

Submission Guideline

Qualified persons with the required skills are invited to submit their applications (most updated CV and cover letter) to with the subject line clearly indicating the position and vacancy number you are applying for.

Submission Email

Submission Email

Source link

Apply for this job Apply via Facebook

Leave your thoughts

Share this job
Contact Us


Join the Afghan Job Center
Apply to jobs faster, even from your mobile phone
Post a resume to be found by registered employers
Create a Job Alert and more for free

Contact Us


Visitor Counter

Visit Today : 191
Visit Yesterday : 198
This Month : 3032
This Year : 182979
Total Visit : 634241
Total Hits : 1752542
Who's Online : 2