Biomed Specialist

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:

BIOMED SPECIALIST

Location: Aden – with regular travel to other fields in Yemen Mission 

Contract duration: One year renewable.

Contract type: Full time contract.

Reporting to: Logistic Coordinator/ Biomedical Referent.

Main Job Duties:

Carrying out assessments and ensuring the implementation, maintenance and monitoring of the Biomed activities including repairs, maintenance of equipment and planning of biomed orders according to MSF protocols and standards in order to ensure the correct use and efficient functioning of the Biomed equipment of the mission and travelling between all OCP projects in Yemen and the coordination. The summary of tasks as follows:

  1. Defining procedures and managing the implementation, monitoring, maintenance and correct functioning of the biomedical workshop, including spare parts, technical documentations, tools, etc..
  2. Managing the biomed technicians at the level of the project and elaborating their activities planning and in close coordination with HR department, planning and supervising the associated processes (recruitment, training, performance evaluation, development and internal communication) of the staff under his/her responsibility
  3. Acting as a technical referent and providing assistance to project Biomedical Technicians when maintenance work requires further assistance, documentation or additional tools. Taking the lead in organising user training where required and responsible for mission`s biomedical equipment.
  4. Carrying out installation and maintenance of new biomedical equipment.
  5. Managing the biomed technicians at the level of the project and elaborating their activities planning and in close coordination with HR department, planning and supervising the associated processes (recruitment, training, performance evaluation, development and internal communication) of the staff under his/her responsibility

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Diploma as Biomedical technician, biomedical engineer, electronic technician, electronic engineer
  • Previous working experience of 2 years in biomedical technician A previous experience with MSF is an added value.
  • Arabic speaker, fluency in both written and spoken English is essential.
  • Ability to travel to MSF projects in Yemen.
How to Apply

Applications must be in English language. Candidates should submit a Cover Letter and CV). Short listed candidates will be asked to provide original copies of diplomas, copies of relevant training and work certificates, and any recommendations from previous employers to the following:

Médecins sans Frontières France – Yemen

E-mail: msff-yemen-recruitment@paris.msf.org

(The subject of the mail should be: Biomed Specialist

Deadline for application: 16 February 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 by MSF-F.

  • Employer: MSF
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Aden
  • Posted on: 7 February 2019
  • Deadline: 16 February 2019

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