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Wastewater Treatment Plant Technician


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Job Description

  • Country: Liberia
  • Vacancies No: N/A
  • Salary: N/A 
  • No of Jobs: N/A
  • Education: Secondary education
  • Experience: N/A
  • Gender: Both

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate the Wastewater Treatment Plant according to the Building Facilities Management Unit as part requirements of the One UN House.
  • Update and keep records, logs and reports related to work tasks.
  • Monitor effluent disposal to ground or surface water.
  • Assure effluent is ready for testing.
  • Support in the periodic collection of water samples quality testing.
  • Trouble-shoot operation and maintenance issues.
  • Follow the equipment maintenance plan.
  • Read and understand electrical equipment user’s manual as well as perform small repairs.
  • Report and advise on required servicing and maintenance.
  • Training new/current staff on the functioning and maintenance of the WWTP.
  • Support every required work related with plumbing/water supply/sewage specifically.
  • Submission of monthly report on achievement of completed activities listed above.
  • Support in all water & sanitation related service requests from all UN Agencies located at One UN House Liberia, as assigned by BFMU Facilities Engineer or Officer in Charge, in its case.
  • Ensures all work is performed to quality standards and customer expectations and perform other tasks as assigned by Facilities Management Engineer and/or One UN House Manager.


Required Skills and Experience

  • Achieve Results: LEVEL 1: Plans and monitors own work, pays attention to details, delivers quality work by deadline;
  • Think Innovatively: LEVEL 1: Open to creative ideas/known risks, is pragmatic problem solver, makes improvements;
  • Learn Continuously: LEVEL 1: Open minded and curious, shares knowledge, learns from mistakes, asks for feedback;
  • Adapt with Agility: LEVEL 1: Adapts to change, constructively handles ambiguity/uncertainty, is flexible;
  • Act with Determination: LEVEL 1: Shows drive and motivation, able to deliver calmly in face of adversity, confident;
  • Engage and Partner: LEVEL 1: Demonstrates compassion/understanding towards others, forms positive relationships;
  • Enable Diversity and Inclusion: LEVEL 1: Appreciate/respect differences, aware of unconscious bias, confront discrimination.

Cross-Functional & Technical competencies

Business management:Digital Awareness and Literacy

  • Ability and inclination to rapidly adopt new technologies, either through skillfully grasping their usage or through understanding their impact and empowering others to use them as needed

Business Management – Communication

  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise and unambiguous manner both through written and verbal communication; to tailor messages and choose communication methods depending on the audience

Business Development – Knowledge Generation

  • Ability to research and turn information into useful knowledge, relevant for context, or responsive to a stated need

Additional competencies

Professionalism, Team player and a Good Communicator.


  • Secondary Education or Certified vocational training in water and sanitation


  • Secondary education with 2 years of experience practical experience in Wastewater treatment plant operation and maintenance, water supply and wastewater collection systems.


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