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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Medical Physist Job at Uganda Cancer Institute - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Medical Physist 

Jobs at:
Uganda Cancer Institute 

Deadline of this Job:
31st August 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Summary
Date Posted: 13th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 

 

JOB DETAILS:
Mandated by the Uganda Cancer Institute Act of 2016, the UCI is an autonomous body, with the mandate to, among others, undertake and coordinate the management of cancer and cancer-related diseases in Uganda. it is critical to the evolution of a National Centre of Excellence, providing specialized treatment and care for all types of cancer using all the available subspecialty expertise possible, as well as engineering oncology-centered research and training.

Post: Medical Physist
No. of Vacancies: 02
Salary Scale: U4
Reports to: Senior Medical Physist

Qualifications and experience
  • Must have a Honour's Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from a recognized University or institution
  • Training in Clinical Radiation will be an added advantage
Duties and responsibilities
  • To carry out routine therapy or imaging machine performance tests
  • To plan for radiotherapy treatment
  • To handle radiotherapy patients in consultation with Radiotherapists
  • To ensure radiation safety standards for environment and personnel
  • To carry out calibration of radiotherapy equipment
  • To assess and investigate different radiotherapy treatment regimes
  • Compiles and submits periodic reports of the department
  • Carrying out any other duties as may be assigned by Supervisor from time to time.

Job application procedure
Uganda Cancer institute therefore seeks to recruit suitably qualified, self-driven, result oriented, dynamic and competent Ugandans to fill the following vacant positions. Interested persons should address their applications including copies of their academic, professional transcripts, certificates, curriculum vitae, and employment records to the Executive Director Uganda Cancer Institute, P.O Box 3935 Kampala.
The applications should be delivered to the Registry on Administrative Block. The deadline for receiving the applications is 31st August 2018. You can also download the same advert from the Institute's website: www.uci.or.ug