Sanitation Engineer Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) JOB

Organizations: British Red Cross

Closing date: 29 May 2018

EMPLOYER: British Red Cross TITLE: Sanitation Engineer Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) LOCATION: Bangladesh SALARY: GBP 26,598 (plus a per diem allowance of GBP 1,413 per month) FTC: 12 months BENEFITS: Per diem allowance of GBP 1,413 per month, health insurance, travel insurance, accommodation, flights for the beginning and end of contract, 36 days annual leave (including bank holidays)

Refusing to ignore people in crisis

The British Red Cross (BRC) have an exciting new opportunity for a Sanitation Engineer Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) to join our team based in Cox’s Bazaar, Bangladesh.

This role will work under the direct supervision of the BRC Programme Manager and alongside the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) and International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) staff to deliver an appropriate FSM intervention that meets the needs of the affected population in Cox’s Bazar.

The Sanitation Engineer FSM is expected to ensure that the plan and budget for the response is coordinated with BDRCS, Red Cross partners and other agencies supporting the WASH activities whilst responding to local needs and contextual changes.

The Sanitation Engineer FSM will improve the whole sanitation chain including the desludging and faecal sludge treatment in order to ensure the quality of all interlinked FSM activities.

To be successful in this role you must have experience in:

designing and implementing FSM treatment units, waste water treatments, including desludging operations working in international humanitarian operations in the water, sanitation, hygiene and/or health sectors demonstrating capacity to (engage effectively with local partners) with ability to provide formal and informal training delivering programmes in a complex working environment solid understanding of the international humanitarian sector with a focus on integrated programming, participatory planning, and local institution capacity building financial management and budgeting capacity building and organisational development of partner organisations

For more information please view the detailed Job Description here.

To apply online please visit our website /Jobs. For further information about this role or if you are unable to apply online please contact Ben Chadwick quoting reference REQ0000019XQ.

Applications close on Tuesday 29 May 2018, however please note interviews will be held on a rolling basis and the right candidate could be appointed before the closing date.


  • Per diem allowance of GBP 1,413 monthly
  • Health insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation
  • Return flights for beginning and end of contract
  • 36 days annual leave (including bank holidays)

We are a volunteer-led humanitarian organisation that helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. We enable vulnerable people at home and overseas to prepare for and respond to emergencies in their own communities. And when the crisis is over, we help people recover and move on with their lives.

We are committed to welcoming people from the widest possible diversity of background, culture and experience. The British Red Cross, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949) and Scotland (SC037738).


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