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Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international independent medical humanitarian organization working in partnership with the Ministry of Health and other actors in Blantyre and environs on a cervical cancer project.


MSF-FRANCE is recruiting suitable candidates for the position of:


General duties:

  • Performing the Watsan day-to-day activities such as collecting and sorting wastes before disposal, keeping the incinerator in good working order, ensuring the cleaning and correct hygiene status of the latrines, cleaning the water storage and treatment tanks, etc.
  • Knowing and applying security and hygiene standards regarding the operation of WHS infrastructure, taking care of his/her own safety.
  • Informing the line manager and/or technical adviser of any incidents that might compromise his/her (or that of others) safety or security.
  • Ensuring the availability and correct usage of all material and equipment.

Contract details :
Fixed-term contract

Intended starting date : Immediately


Skills & Qualifications:

  • General maintenance.
  • Demonstrates physical strength, good communication skills, time management.
  • Vocational skills certificate and added advantage.
  • Service Orientation.
  • Stress Management
  • Desirable previous experience with MSF or other NGO.
  • Fluent in English and Chichewa, both written and oral.


How to apply 

Interested applicants should send their written application letter (letter of motivation) with a detailed CVindicating postal address, day phone contacts, photocopies of ID, and relevant certificates of diplomasand work experience to the following addresses:

By Mail:                                                                                       By Email:

Médecins Sans Frontières – France                                         msff-blantyr-recruitment@paris.msf.org 

P.O. Box 2736, Blantyre, Malawi                                              Subject Line: Watsan Agent

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NOTE:  Letters, CVs and any documentation included in application package will not be returned. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. MSFF does not reimburse the possible costs for transportation for tests and interviews that may take place during the recruitment process.  MSF is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge any application/recruitment or training fees.: if ever you are requested to pay any amount to process your application or access employment with MSF, do not payand please inform the MSF administration at:

099 700 3712 or email
msff-blantyre-admin@paris.msf.org  as soon as possible.”

Deadline to apply for this position: October 20, 2019 at 5:00PM


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