2 Hub Sample Transporter Job Vacancies – USAID RHITES-N Project

Hub Sample Transporter (2 Job Vacancies)
Organization: USAID
funded Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services – North, Lango Project
(RHITES-N, Lango)
Duty Station: 
Reports to:
Project Coordinator
About US:
The USAID funded
Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services – North, Lango Project (RHITES-N,
Lango) is operating in the nine districts of the Lango sub-region of northern
Uganda (Alebtong, Amolatar, Apac, Dokolo, Kole, Kwania, Lira, Otuke and Oyam).
RHITES-N, Lango will increase the effective use of sustainable health services
in the region. The Project is led by John Snow, Inc. in partnership with
African Medical and Research Foundation (Amref), Doctors with Africa (CUAMM),
The Medical Concierge Group (TMCG) and Another Option. The project will
contribute to measurable improvements in key Ugandan national health indicators
(HIV; tuberculosis [TB]; malaria, maternal, newborn, and child health [MNCH];
family planning [FP]; water, sanitation, and hygiene [WASH]; and
nutrition).  USAID RHITES-N, Lango will
facilitate the recruitment of qualified Ugandans on behalf of Lira RRH. The
hospital is a 400 bed hospital situated in Lira Municipality in Lira town with
a catchment population of about 2.3 million people. It is a referral facility
offering both specialized and general services.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Follow daily and weekly schedule of visits to the hospital, health
    centers, and post office
  • Ensure timely collection of samples from the facilities to the Hub
    Laboratory and delivery of samples for reference laboratories to post
  • Ensure timely picking of results from Posta delivery to respective
  • Ensure good condition of all equipment under his custody, including
    bike maintenance, safety gear, carrying box and bag
  • Maintain comprehensive records of the following: samples collected,
    results picked and delivered, bike maintenance/repairs and daily movements
  • Work with the hub coordinator and DLFPs to ensure timely
    distribution of EQA samples.
  • Ensure timely communication with hub coordinator in case of
    inability to move to the lower facilities.
  • Prepare and submit reports to the hub coordinator.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE)
  • Valid driving permit
  • Trained in Biosafety and Biosecurity
  • At least two years of work experience with the hub system
How to Apply:
All interested
candidates should send their applications and CV addressed to the Human
Resource Office, Lira Regional Referral Hospital P.O Box 2, Lira, Uganda or
hand deliver to the hospital. The current job holders are encouraged to apply.
Applicants whose qualifications have not changed in the advert do not need to
re-apply. The above positions are contract jobs and will be remunerated
according to the Government of Uganda pay scales.
Deadline: 5th April 2019
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