Project Assistant-Lab / Wash - Dana

Closing date


ACTED is committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential. ACTED endeavors to respond to humanitarian crises and build resilience; promote inclusive and sustainable growth; co-construct effective governance and support the building of civil society worldwide by investing in people and their potential. The commitment of ACTED and that if our teams is guided by 4 core values: (1) Responsibility: we ensure the efficient and responsible delivery of humanitarian aid with the means and the resources that have been entrusted to us. (2) Impact: we are committed to having the most sustainable impact for the communities and the people with whom we engage. (3) Enterprising-spirit: we are enterprising and engage in our work with a spirit that creates value and overcomes challenges. (4) Inspiration: we strive to inspire all those around us through our vision, values, approaches, choices, practice, actions and advocacy.**

Location: Dana office/Idleb

Start Date:1st/January/2022

Job Purpose

The Project assistant Lab is responsible for the water quality monitoring activity of the water sources and boreholes, with achieving all the tests results on the testing data base and this position will be responsible of the Lab equipment and consumables.**

Chain of Command

Under the authority of:

Senior wash officer

Responsible for:


Working Relations


wash officer


  • Services Suppliers

  • Camps Committees


The Project assistant Lab is to be responsible for water test devices, in order to deliver and achive good quality of water testing reports.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure the quality of water distributed is in line with the agreed specifications and in accordance with the humanitarian codes and WASH cluster guidelines.

  • Close monitoring to the water quality and ensure that the water quality management process in being applied properly. And is being documented

  • Ensure and follow up the conduction of the relevant water quality tests (microbiological test, physical tests, chemical tests, turbidity test…etc.)

  • Follow up needed consumables for water tests and prepare needed consumables quantities

  • Support the WASH Project Manager in preparing understandable tests chlorination related BOQs and reports related to the water provision and quality monitoring activities.

  • Supervise the chlorinators, Operators, and the water-supply assistants.

Key Performance Indicators

Example, the key performance indicator (KPI) is a measurable value that demonstrates how effectively a company is achieving key business objectives. Organizations use KPIs to evaluate their success at reaching targets

· # of test reports for given water samples in a timely manner.

· # of reports submitted in a timely manner Monthly water tests reports.


· BA Degree in Chemical sciences.

· Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, working with as a team member.

· Strong initiative and self-motivated, with a strong commitment to teamwork and humanitarian principle

· Ability to multitask with competing demands under tight deadlines and work under pressure.

· Fully computer literate (Microsoft Office), other engineering software knowledge is an asset.

· Fluency in Arabic (written and spoken), good in English.

· 2 years’ experience in similar position in NGOs and 5 years’ experience in chemical sciences.

How to apply

Interested and qualified applicants must apply by fill the application form at this link

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply

“ACTED applies a strict “hiring no first and second-degree relatives” policy. All applicants have to declare any relatives when applying, failure to do so will automatically result in a rejection of his/her candidacy.“تطبق منظمة اكتد سياسة صارمة بشأن عدم توظيف أقارب من الدرجة الأولى والثانية. يجب على جميع المتقدمين لوظائف اكتد الافصاح و الاعلان عن أي صلة قرابة عند التقديم ، وسيؤدي عدم القيام بذلك تلقائيًا إلى رفض طلب الترشيح للوظيفةا.*

وسيؤدي عدم القيام بذلك تلقائيًا إلى رفض طلب الترشيح للوظيفةا.**