Sunday, 24 November 2013

Laboratory Health Specialist at American Embassy

Job Title:  Health Specialist-Laboratory

Employer: Embassy of the United States of America

Duty Station:  Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 4th December 2013

Embassy of the United States of America

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

Basic Function of Position
The Public Health Specialist (Laboratory/Quality Improvement Officer) works under the leadership of the Public Health Specialist (Laboratory Branch Chief) as a senior laboratory program advisor to programs under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The incumbent provides comprehensive technical, administrative and managerial advice and assistance in support of building laboratory capacity which includes quality assurance, quality improvement, laboratory accreditation, surveillance, research and other investigational activities of host government ministries, International Organizations, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) and host ministry of health partners involved in the treatment of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania.
A copy of the complete position description listing all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required is available at:
Hard copies of the Universal Application for Employment (UAE) DS•174 form is also available at gate 3 at the American Embassy.

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: 2694000, Ext: 4137/414814233/4024 Fax: 2294726 or 2294970