Employment Opportunities at I-TECH
I-TECH is a great place to work! Here are the current openings for positions both at headquarters (UW Seattle) and in I-TECH's country offices, as well as instructions for applying.
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There are no US-based positions open at this time.
Epidemiologist/Surveillance Specialist - Kenya
The Epidemiologist/Surveillance Specialist is a senior position reporting to the Country Director. The overarching objective of the assignment is to provide technical support to the Ministry of Health to strengthen disease surveillance system capacity at National and County levels by improving systems for preventing, detecting and responding to disease threats. This will include supporting the Ministry of Health to implement its Global Health Security Agenda Strategic Plan, which aims to strengthen the existing Infectious Disease Surveillance and Reporting (IDSR) tools and better link these to existing Health Information System (HIS) tools for improved data availability, representativeness, timeliness, and accuracy at county and national levels, to cover event-based surveillance. This position involves working with various cadres of health workers including laboratory staff, hospital staff and surveillance officers to generate and provide timely reports of vaccine preventable diseases along with test results indicative of the presence of any disease of public health importance.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Application Instructions: Interested applicants are requested to submit a cover letter with a resume to the email address: email@example.com, with the subject heading of Epidemiologist.
Country Representative - Namibia
The Country Representative position requires an individual with expertise in public health program management and capacity development. The Country Representative must provide leadership in developing sustainable programs and cope with rapid changes in both funding and programmatic direction as dictated by the funder and effectively use available resources to meet those expectations. In addition, the Country Representative is required to use sophisticated problem-solving skills and to successfully interface and communicate within the organization, across the I-TECH network, and externally to stakeholders. This position will take responsibility in fulfilling I-TECH's scope of work by managing the implementation of I-TECH training, technical, and program activities to ensure that work plans are developed for each activity and deadlines are met.
Location: Windhoek, Namibia
Application Deadline: Open until filled. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by December 31, 2015.
Application Instructions: Submit a resume or CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.