Tuesday, 23 July 2013

Public Health specialist-HIV Care and Treatment Jobs at Embassy of the United States of America in Tanzania

Job Title: Public Health specialist-HIV Care and Treatment

Employer: Embassy of the United States of America

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 2nd August 2013

The US Embassy is seeking an individual for the position of Public Health Specialist-HIV Care and Treatment at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Public Health Specialist (HIV Care and Treatment) oversees HIV/AIDS treatment and care for the Division of Global HIV/AIDS-Tanzania and its Implementing Partners at selected service delivery and study sites in Tanzania. The incumbent will contribute to local, provincial and national levels regarding adult and pediatric comprehensive care and treatment activities, curriculum development and trainings. Responsibilities are in two broad areas: Implementing/supporting treatment and care activities; and working with Implementing Partners in CDC supported sites in Tanzania.

Technical duties include leading efforts to ensure that treatment and care activities are based on the most recent relevant and science-based data, and that scientific knowledge is translated into program guidelines and practices for both opportunistic infection (01) prophylaxis and ARV use. General responsibilities of the position are to ensure that all activities contribute to the achievement of CDC and Tanzania goals.

A copy of the complete position description listing all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required is available at: http://tanzania.usembassy.gov/job_opportunities.html or

Hard copies of the Universal Application for Employment (UAE) OS-174 form is also available at gate 3 at the American Embassy.

The US Mission in Tanzania provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation. The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.

The EEO complaint procedure is not available to individuals who believe they have been denied equal opportunity based upon marital status or political affiliation. Individuals with such complaints should avail themselves of the appropriate grievance procedures, remedies for prohibited personnel practices, and/or courts for relief.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates for this position must submit the following for consideration of the application: 1) Universal Application for Employment (UAE) DS-174 form is available at above link; or 2) A combination of both; i.e. Sections 1 - 24 of the UAE along with a listing of the applicant's work experience attached as a separate sheet; or 3) A current resume or curriculum vitae that provides the same information found on the UAE 4) Any other documentation (e.g., essays, certificates, awards) that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application.       .

Submit Application To

American Embassy

Human Resources Office

P.O. Box 9123

Dar es Salaam

Point Of Contact

Telephone: 2294000, Ext: 4137/4148/4233/4024 Fax: 2294726