Hot Jobs

More

Surveillance Medical Officer : Detail

Application Deadline

Tue, 12 May 2009

To apply

Please note the application procedure mentioned above and apply accordingly.

Special Instructions

All the applicants are requested to apply to the respective addresses mentioned in the individual job postings and NOT to Websoft International Pvt. Ltd OR JobsNepal.com.
About the Company
  • Company: An I/NGO
  • Industry: I/ NGO
  • Address:
Job Overview
  • Public Health
  • Contract
  • 3+ years
  • 1
  • MBBS
  • Lalitpur

Detailed Job Description / Requirements

VACANCY NOTICE: NEPIVD/2009/2 DATE OF ISSUE: 29 April 2009 TITLE: Surveillance Medical Officer GRADE: NO-A 1/1 CONTRACT TYPE: Special Service Agreement DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 12 May 2009 UNIT/OFFICE: Programme for Immunization Preventable Diseases The World Health Organization (WHO), Nepal invites applications from qualified and experienced candidates for the post of Surveillance Medical Officer at NO-A 1/1 level. The incumbent will work under the direct supervision of the Medical Officer-EPI, as full time Surveillance Medical Officer. He/she will be responsible to carry out the following duties: 1. Provide training technical and logistic assistance to government counterparts as needed to promote polio eradication activities, and control other vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs) within designated area, in accordance with guidelines and procedures provided by the WHO and the NG, Ministry of Health and Department of Health Services (DHS). Technical assistance is provided in the following areas: Planning, training, implementation and evaluation of supplemental immunization campaigns National Immunization Days (NIDs), sub-NIDs (SNIDs),"mopping-up" immunization (SIAs), including analyzing feedback from previous immunization campaigns and assisting with the development of special strategies to address high-risk areas. Activities related to acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance, such as timely reporting, investigation, follow-up and response to AFP cases. 2. Carry out epidemiological surveillance of AFP, Measles, NT, JE and other VPDs diseases as required in collaboration with the EPI section/Child Health Division (CHD) and Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) of MoHP and other related units. 3. Plan, organize and conduct orientation/meetings with government officials, professional organizations, health staff, health volunteers, local leaders, medical colleges, non-governmental organizations and others to promote understanding of support for, participation in, and effective implementation of the required activities. 4. Maintain up-to-date AFP case data and laboratory results for area of responsibility to the IPD office and Regional Directorate Office as per program guidelines. Analyze and interpret case data for follow up actions. Prepare spot maps and present AFP case data as required. 5. Work with counterparts across international borders as required for coordinated activities to achieve polio eradication, e.g. planning implementing SIAs, cross-border notification, investigation, and follow-up of AFP cases etc. 6. Develop and maintain close working relationships with District Health Officer/Public Health Officer and the Regional Health Director in designated area, as well as with other individuals and organizations related to the polio eradication initiative. 7. Provide technical assistance to improve coverage of routine immunization. 8. Submit reports of activities, maintain cashbook expenditures, and perform other administrative duties according to established WHO guidelines. 9. Provide supervision to Administrative and Finance Clerk and driver. 10. Perform other duties as assigned with the objective of polio eradication 11. Additional tasks as assigned by WR. EDUCATION (QUALIFICATION): - Essential: Medical Graduate, Masters in Public Health preferred or a Medical Graduate with Public Health experience. - Experience: Three years experience in Public Health - Language: Fluent knowledge of spoken and written English, spoken and written Nepali. - Other Skills: Good management of basic computer packages: word processors, presentation tools and data sheets - Salary: In accordance with UN Scales. Interested candidates meeting above requirements should apply NOT LATER THAN 12 May 2009, to the: WHO Representative Nepal, Attn: Administrative Officer, P.O. Box No. 108, Pulchowk, Lalitpur, Nepal Please submit a written application with your Personal history Form. The personal history form can be downloaded from website: www.who.ch Mark your envelope and CV with the file of position applied for. Qualified Female Candidates are Encouraged to Apply. "No Objection Certificate" from the current employer is required. No telephone enquiries. Only short listed applicants will be contacted for test/interview etc. WHO has a smoke-free environment and does not recruit smokers. Note: Published on Kantipur Daily Newspaper Date: 29/04/2009

FCA-Foundation

Consultant

Environment and Public Health Organization

Senior Chemist

Disaster Relief and Care Nepal (DIREC NEPAL)

Jr. Engineer

Chemonics International

Technical Documenter Consultant

The British Embassy, Nepal

Peacebuilding Programme Advisor

Rural Reconstruction Nepal

Account Officer

LA GRANDEE International College

Faculty - BCA/ BBA/ BPH

SJVN Arun-3 Power Development Company ( P ) Limited

Various Positions

Digital Web Sydney

SEO & Digital Marketig Expert

Euro School

Vice Principal

PointClickCare

Senior Java Developer

Community Development and Environment Conservation Forum

मनोसामाजिक परामर्श अधिकृत/ अनमी

Spiralogics International

Lecturer

Himalayan Education and Development (HEAD Nepal)

Agriculture Officer

Itonics Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Senior PHP Developers

CodeBee Nepal

Customer Support

LIS Nepal Pvt. Ltd. (Sister Concern of Yomari Group of Companies)

Developer-BI

Global Digital

Snr .Net Developer

Verscend Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (f.k.a Verisk Information Technologies Pvt.Ltd.)

See All (2)

Foodmandu Pvt. Ltd.

Brand Manager

Laseter Language Training Center (LLTC)

English Language / IELTS Instructor

CIMMYT International

Research Associate/Assistant

Sourcecode

Web Designer

Future Works Building Solutions Private Limited

Operating Engineer

Naphix Technology Pvt. Ltd

WordPress Developer

Fusemachines Nepal Pvt. Ltd. (Prev. Parakhi)

Social Media Officer (Night Shift)

DECADE INTERNATIONAL P LTD

Frontend Developer / Web Designer - UX/UI

Synergy Info Systems (SIS)

.NET & Mobile App Developers

HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation Nepal

See All (2)

Leapfrog Technology Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Quality Assurance Engineer

Digiscan Pre Press Pvt. Ltd.

Graphic Designer/ Marketing Executive

Percoid IT Solutions

iOS App Developer