• 4 months ago

    Job Description

    Newborn Essential Technologies and Solutions (NEST360) is a global consortium committed to ensuring that every hospital in Africa can deliver life-saving care for small and sick newborns. NEST360° aims to reduce 50% of newborn deaths in hospitals by developing and distributing a bundle of high-quality technologies and services for newborns.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    Reporting directly to the Engineering Training and Maintenance Manager

    • Assist in tracking, maintenance and repair of project equipment in implementation sites

    • Assist in tracking project equipment status, including maintenance and repair history

    • Assist in coordinating, planning and conducting equipment installation and user training

    • Perform weekly event calls to implementation sites to ensure implementation is taking place

    • With the help of the Engineering manager, analyze event log data and plan for implementation of identified modifications

    • Create an excellent working relationship with medical and technical staff in implementation sites

    • Assist in tracking project inventory

    • Assist in compiling technical reports

    • Any other duties as assigned by Project managers

    Required Qualification/Skills

    • Diploma or BSc in Biomedical/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

    • Excellent in Microsoft office package, AutoCAD and Solid works

    • Good oral and written English communication skills

    • Comfortable working in a hospital Environment

    • At least one year of experience working in a related field

    Suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications together with copies of relevant certificates, detailed CVs and names of three traceable referees to:

    The Registrar

    College of Medicine

    Private Bag 360


    Blantyre 3


    email: [email protected]

    Indicate the following in the email subject line: Engineering Technical Assistant – NEST

    Applications should be submitted before the end of business day on 31st October, 2020.

    Only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged


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