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Joseph S.T.

Collins, Jr
New Israel Community, Central Johnsonville
Monrovia, Liberia, 23100, West Africa
Phone No.s +231886634518 / 775634518
Skype: joeph.collins1064

June 29, 2017

Secours Islamique France

Human Resource Department

Dear Sir/Madam


I am applying for the vacant position advertised on WHO job website: MIDDLE EAST REGIONAL PROGRAM
COORDINATOR to be based in Jordan. I wish to announce my interest as this job opportunity fits my
background as a Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist with experience in planning, and leading global
developmental and emergency WASH programs.

I am a 2006 graduate with a master degree in Water Supply and Sanitation Engineering from the Russia,
Rostov State University of Civil Engineering. I have demonstrated my skills and experience in working in
similar position over the years and with a good track record, managing and delivering several
developmental, and emergencies WASH programs in Africa.

Served as Assistant Resident Engineer for the Government of Liberia and World Bank Emergency
Monrovia Urban Sanitation Project- which designed and constructed transfer stations, surge and drainage
system/ leachate pounds for solid waste collection and disposal in Monrovia; Senior Water and Sanitation
Specialist on World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP), and implemented, the Liberia- Water and
Sewer Corporation Households Customers Enumeration phase one project and the Nigeria Port Harcourt
Emergency Measure Plan (EMP) Project in Liberia and Nigeria; WASH Coordinator, for UNDP, and
Government of Norway funded Kokoya Millennium Village Project.- A project designed and demonstrated
how a typical district of approximately 24,000 people in Kokoya district make significant progressed in all
sectors in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), including water, sanitation and hygiene
in Liberia; Project Manager for the World Bank, UNICEF and partners joint, national water points mapping
project ,-which mapped out all Liberias water points, and the datas developed, Liberia first water point
atlas, WASH compact, sector investment plan, and sector capacity development plan for the Government
of Liberia WASH sector; Senior Water Supply and Sewerage Engineer on USAIDs Liberia Municipal Water
Project (LMWP) (implemented by Tetra Tech/ARD) which developed innovative and sustainable solutions
including large-scale solar water supply systems in three Liberias capital cities, and; Water and Sanitation
consultant for the Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank, Global Partnership on Output-Based
Aid (GPOBA) Project which mapped all Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation household customers in
Monrovia and its environs and identified all suspicious and illegal customers or main debtors to LWSC and
ensured these customers were disconnect and regularized, metered all unmetered customers, repaired
al leaks and corrected all sub-standard connections and connected new clients found in the mapping
exercise who expressed willingness and ability to pay water bills. This helped increase LWSC revenue
generation and expand its services in urban poor communities with low access in Monrovia. WASH
Programs Manager, on Partners In Health, Ebola management and response project implemented in
Liberia and Sierra Leone, West Africa and; Senior Water Supply and Sewerage Engineer on Egis-Eau of
France and WNL Development Solution Ltd of Canada Monrovia Sewerage improvement project- which
conducted a feasibility studies and designed programs to rehabilitate nine sewerage pumping stations
and replacement of pressure mains, including rehabilitation of 28 public toilets in Monrovia.

I firmly believe that my engineering background and technical skills in programs planning, design and
management will add value to this position and ultimately your organization. I would appreciate the
opportunity to join an esteemed and reputable organization such as yours to execute all the tasks
associated with this position within the given time and budget. I have attached a copy of my resume,
giving further details of my qualification, work history, training and skills. I look forward to discussing with
you more about this position face to face or online through the above telephone numbers or skype

Thank you very much in advance for considering me for this position.


Joseph Collins, Jr.