- Salary Offer NTA pay scale
- Experience Three or more years of experience in health progra
- Number of Vacancies 2
- Contract Type Not specified
- Required Languages Pashto, Dari, English
- Reference Jhp-UHI-139
- Gender Male/Female
- Nationality Afghan
- Extension Possibility Yes
- Probation Period Unspecified
- Close Date June 20, 2021
- Education Graduate degree (Nursing)
Urban Health Initiative
The USAID funded Urban Health Initiative (UHI) Program’s goal is to improve health outcomes of people living in urban areas, particularly focusing on the health of women and children and other vulnerable populations. Interventions aim to increase demand, access and quality of health services. Lead by Jhpiego and implemented by a dynamic consortium of organizations, UHI is implemented in five cities in Afghanistan – Kabul, Herat, Mazar-e-Sharif, Jalalabad and Kandahar
Perform sterilization and registration of sterile surgical sets and medical devices.
Pre-disinfection, cleaning and disinfection of soiled medical devices.
Check and reassemble instrument set making sure that it is in good condition.
Proper folding of surgical drapes and gowns according to the protocols.
Responsible for the correct packaging of surgical sets, medical devices and surgical drapes with
double crepe paper.
Ensure that sterilization and/or high disinfection step by step process is correctly, followed as
indicated as AMA protocol.
Respect the working circuit of dirty, clean and unsterile within the service.
Proper registration of sterilization circles and devices undergoing high level disinfection.
Identify each sterilized pack according to the respective wards / departments in the register book.
Proper storage and management of sterilized / high disinfected services.
Proper cleaning and disinfection of working equipment and surface every end of the shift.
Supervise the cleanliness of the sterilization room and surroundings.
Run monthly inventory of equipment and materials and timely fill up the monthly order request.
Guarantee the strict complaints of standard precautions.
• Graduate degree (Nursing)
• Three or more years of experience in health program (sterilization)
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Fluency in Dari and Pashto
• Preferable experience working with international donor agencies
Jhpiego offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive employee benefits package including: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave and more.
Send resumes to Recruitment-AF@jhpiego.org . For further information about Jhpiego, visit our website at www.jhpiego.org
Note: Please mention the job title and vacancy number of the position on your email subject line otherwise your application will not be considered . The successful candidate selected for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation.
Jhpiego is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer!