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Clinic Attendant (3 Positions) at Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited is incorporated under the Companies Act of the Laws of Malawi. Its core business is to procure, transmit and distribute electric power in Malawi as well as manage System Market and Single Buyer Operations in Malawi. ESCOM is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions currently existing within the Corporation:

Clinic Attendant (3 Positions)
Grade: ES12
Location: Regional Office
Reports to: Nurse Midwife Technician

Purpose of the Job

To maintain a clean clinical environment and provision of support to all clinic staff.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. To provide support to Physicians, Clinicians, Nurses and other medical staff in a clinical setup
  2. To perform basic diagnostic tests, such as Rapid Malaria tests, Blood Pressure checks etc.
  3. To assist with patient management i.e., Record keeping, conducting wound dressings, performing minor Incision and Drainage (I&D’s)
  4. To promote and maintain patient’s safety by ensuring clean and hygienic environment and this will include the following: mopping the ground floors, dump dusting, washing soiled and dirty linen and other clinical equipment
  5. To guide patients through the clinic’s various facilities and procedures.
  6. To Sterilize clinic equipment and park them in readiness for use.
  7. To conduct messengerial roles between the clinic and other stakeholders/departments within the facility complex.

Attributes and competencies

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Detail-oriented personality
  • The ability to operate effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • ART Provider
  • HIV Testing services skills
  • Must be certified Counsellors by Ministry of Health.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Malawi Schools Certificate of Education (MSCE) Plus Certificate in Public Health/HIV Aids
    Diagnostic/HGS.
  • At least 1 year experience in a busy clinical environment

APPLICATION METHOD: Hard Copies in an envelope clearly indicating the position applied for on top.

ATTACHMENTS : Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae with 3 traceable referees and Certified Copies of Certificates.

CLOSING DATE : Friday, 10th April 2024.

ADDRESSED TO : Senior Human Resources Manager, ESCOM House, P.O. Box 2047, Blantyre.

Only candidates possessing accredited Qualifications will be considered for shortlisting. In cases where one’s qualification accreditation is questionable, the burden of proof rests with the candidate to provide evidence to the contrary.

Only Shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interviews through email.

ESCOM Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.