Technical Specialist

Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)
Surajpur, India
Added: April 17, 2024

A little bit about who we are

At WOTR, we are committed to tackling the key causes of rural poverty by rejuvenating ecosystems and building the community’s resilience to climate change by enhancing water availability, increasing land and agricultural productivity, diversifying livelihoods, empowering women, and strengthening the health and well-being of vulnerable rural communities.

WOTR brings together practitioners, academics, researchers, trainers, and policy makers to work collaboratively in building the resilience of rural communities. Our partners, including donors and government agencies stand resolutely behind us to effect this.

Till date we have worked in 10 states in 7,124 villages and impacted 6.93 million people

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Key Responsibilities and Duties or Tasks to be performed

  • Accountable and responsible for project interventions in the assigned blocks / areas and work closely with the Project Manager
  • Establish and maintain good rapport with community, PRI members, government officials and other stakeholders in the assigned areas and at district level
  • Prepare designs, estimate and execute and proper records of various watershed and other structures of the programme
  • Promote, administer and manage the Watershed activities and Ground Water Management programmes along with other activities
  • Deliver timely compliance to all the routine reporting requirements & accordingly plan and conduct periodic programme review meetings
  • Any other work assigned by Project Manager and provides hands-on support as needed
  • Extensive movement on the field is required for the position

Qualification and Skills Required:

  • B. Tech in Agriculture/ B. Tech or Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 3-5 years relevant field experience
  • Knowledge of Local Language and Hindi preferred.
  • Experience in development sector would be added advantage.