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Infection Prevention And Control (Ipc) Supervisor
MSF - Holland Department, Quetta
Apply By Jan 27, 2022
Job Description (total positions: 1, posted on: Jan 6, 2022)

MSF-OCA is looking for a Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Supervisor  for its project in Quetta - Balochistan. MSF offers a package of benefits (salary, leaves, medical coverage, training and career) and the opportunity to work for an internationally renowned humanitarian organization.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain and support the day to day implementation by the ward supervisor of the standard precautions in health structures in all depts on IPC related issues using existing tools.
  • Implementing and monitoring adherence to additional precautions for air, droplet and contact transmissible diseases when indicated. Evaluating the need and supporting the implementation, if needed, for additional precautions in collaboration with the medical team and act accordingly.
  • Ensuring that environmental standards and administrative measures are respected and together with the Hospital Facilities Manager and WHS Supervisor, that the essential requirements are available.
  • Guaranteeing compliance to aseptic care techniques and to the correct use of antiseptics, disinfectants and detergents, through trainings and audits.
  • Checking the consumption and the quality of IPC materials and equipment, including cleaning materials and equipment, PPE, etc.
  • participating actively in the lively and pro-active tenue of the meeting, supporting the development and following up the Infection Control Action Plan.
  •  Supervising the team under his/her responsibility and participating in the associated HR processes (e.g. recruitment, training, evaluation, potential detection, coaching, development and communication).
  • Reporting any irregularities and producing reports with information  recommendations for the monthly medical reporting.

Education

  • Essential: Nurse or midwife (or equivalent) diploma / EPI / pharmacist diplomas Preferable with IPC background experience or diploma

Experience

  • Essential 2 years of previous experience.
  • Having worked in MSF or other NGO’s and in developing countries is desirable.

Languages  

  • English, Urdu and Local language (Pashto) is essential.

Competencies

  • Essential computer literacy (Word, Excel, internet, e-mail)
  • Results and Quality Orientation L2;  Teamwork and Cooperation L2;  Behavioural Flexibility L2
  • Commitment to MSF Principles L2 ; Stress Management L3

Required Skills

Flexibility, Stress Management, Teamwork,

Industry
N.G.O./Social Services
Category
Health & Medicine
Job Type
Full Time/Permanent ( First Shift (Day) )
Gender
No Preference
Minimum Education
Diploma
Degree Title
Essential: Nurse or midwife (or equivalent) diploma / EPI / pharmacist diplomas Preferable with IPC background experience or diploma
Career Level
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience
2 Years(Essential 2 years of previous experience. Having worked in MSF or other NGO’s and in developing countries is desirable.)