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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Facilities Assistants Job at John Snow Inc (JSI) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Facilities Assistants

Jobs at:
John Snow Inc (JSI)

Deadline of this Job:
April 30, 2018

Duty Station:

John Snow, inc. (JSI), a leader in the field of international publichealth, is currently recruiting positions for the Regional Health integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango (RHITES-N, Lango) Project, funded by the USAID. The Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango project will improve the use of integrated health services in Northern Uganda‘s Lango region and strengthen the health system to sustain gains made by earlier projects. The Regional Health integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango project will contribute to improving key population-based national health indicators; build the capacity of the Ugandan government to carry out a sustainable and locally-driven response to the HIVepidemic, while also improving TB, malaria, nutrition, MNCH+A,FP and WASH outcomes. JSI will work with Ugandan stakeholders to design and implement health system strengthening strategies to scale up high-impact, evidence-based interventions at the national, sub-regional, district, and community levels. Interventions will include VMMC, virtual elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, antiretroviral therapy, and condom education and distribution, JSI will focus where the greatest impact can be realized, with a priority on hard-to-reach and high-HIV-prevalence locations.
The Regional Health integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango project is a live-year contract. The JSI team includes Amref Health Africa, Africa CUAMM, Another Option, and The Medical Concierge Group.
Position Description

The Facilities Associate is a full-time position and will be based in Lira, Uganda. S/he will be responsible for the day-to-day up keep of the RHITES-N, Lango project office facility. The Facilities Associate reports to the Front Desk Officer.

  • Oversee office upkeep in terms of needed repairs
  • Clean Office floors, walls, windows, using appropriate cleaning materials
  • Wash cups, plates, cutlery, and other utensils using due care
  • Empty dust bin on regular basis, clear desks
  • Thoroughly clean all toilets, tubs and wash bins at least twice a day with appropriate disinfectant materials.

  • Experience in cleaning and maintaining hygienic environment
  • Good English verbal skills;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Experience working with a foreign NGO preferred:
Job application procedure
Detailed Job Description can be received upon request. interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to  by April 30, 2018.