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Engineering Technical Assistant

Date Posted: Oct 20, 2020

Job Description

Newborn Essential Technologies and Solutions (NEST360) is a global consortium committed to ensuring that every hospital in Africa can deliver life-saving care for small and sick newborns. NEST360° aims to reduce 50% of newborn deaths in hospitals by developing and distributing a bundle of high-quality technologies and services for newborns.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Reporting directly to the Engineering Training and Maintenance Manager

  • Assist in tracking, maintenance and repair of project equipment in implementation sites
  • Assist in tracking project equipment status, including maintenance and repair history
  • Assist in coordinating, planning and conducting equipment installation and user training
  • Perform weekly event calls to implementation sites to ensure implementation is taking place
  • With the help of the Engineering manager, analyze event log data and plan for implementation of identified modifications
  • Create an excellent working relationship with medical and technical staff in implementation sites
  • Assist in tracking project inventory
  • Assist in compiling technical reports
  • Any other duties as assigned by Project managers

Required Qualification/Skills

  • Diploma or BSc in Biomedical/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
  • Excellent in Microsoft office package, AutoCAD and Solid works
  • Good oral and written English communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a hospital Environment
  • At least one year of experience working in a related field

Suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications together with copies of relevant certificates, detailed CVs and names of three traceable referees to:

The Registrar
College of Medicine
Private Bag 360
Blantyre 3


email: hr@medcol.mw

Indicate the following in the email subject line: Engineering Technical Assistant – NEST

Applications should be submitted before the end of business day on 31st October, 2020.

Only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged

Skills Required

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