Ended Doctor Anaesthetist

The Job

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), is an International Humanitarian Organization providing medical aid to populations in distress, victims of natural and man made disasters and victims of armed conflict, regardless of race, religion and political believes. For more information, visit our Arabic website, www.msf-me.org

Médecins Sans Frontières France is looking for Yemeni nationals to recruit for the following position:

Doctor Anaesthetist

Location: Haydan hospital – Saada governorate.

Length of contract: one year fixed contract (renewable).

Contract type: Full time contract.


  1. Carry out pre-operative consultations evaluating the risks of operating in collaboration with the surgeon, providing the patient with appropriate information and deciding the type of anaesthetics to be used, in order to ensure the best conditions prior to the surgery. Carry-out all anaesthesia related activities during surgery to ensure safe, adequate anaesthesia.
    • Preparing beforehand the drugs, material, and equipment required.
    • Administering and maintaining anaesthetics following the rules of hygiene and asepsis in force.
    • Monitoring patients throughout the intervention.
  2. Ensure transfer of patients to the recovery room, and full recovery of the patient’s consciousness and setting analgesic protocol
  3. Advise on Postoperative care in both Intensive Care Unit and wards with the surgeon, including fluid management, oxygenation monitoring and airway care and chest physiotherapy and mobilization, with special focus on patient’s pain relief during the recovering process.
  4. Implement and supervise hygiene rules, procedures and MSF protocols in OT/recovery, anesthesia material (decontamination, sterilization, storage conditions, etc.) to ensure the safety and protection of patients and staff.
  5. Ensure proper fulfilment of administrative procedures and documents (fill in of patients files, forms, statistics, data base, etc.), and elaborate regular reporting about results, proceedings and problematic situations and cases, in order to have updated and correct information about the day-to-day activity in the project and support decision-taking.


  •  Essential, Doctor Anaesthetist diploma.
  • Two years desirable working experience.
  • Experience with MSF or other NGO preferred.
  • Strong work ethic, commitment to humanitarian objectives.
  • High motivation, flexibility, quick learning and team working.
  • Fluent spoken and written Arabic and English. 
How to Apply

Applications must be addressed in English.

Candidates should submit CV and motivation letter to the following:

Médecins Sans Frontières Aden


Deadline for application: 20th of June 2019

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

No face-to-face contact or phone contact will be considered.

Any documents sent to MSF-F (CV, cover letter, copies of diploma, recommendations letters) will not be returned.

  • Employer: MSF
  • Category: Health Care
  • Location: Sa'dah
  • Posted on: 29 May 2019
  • Deadline: 20 June 2019