US Embassy Addis Ababa Job Vacancy 2024

The U.S. Mission, Center for Deases Control in Addis Ababa/Ethiopia is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Public Health Specialist Infection Prevention and Control.

The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Position: Public Health Specialist (Infection Prevention & Control)

Qualifications and Evaluations:

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of five years of public health experience; 2 years of experience in either a clinical health setting or in Infection Prevention and Control in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) is required. 

Note: Please upload all work experience copies of yours under “Other Document 1, 2 or 3”
Education Requirements:

Please provide the required documentation listed below with your application:

EDUCATION: Master’s (MPH, MSHP) degree in Public Health, Nursing, or Medicine is required. 

Note: Please upload all copies of your Education under ” Masters or equivalent” Evaluations:

LANGUAGE: Level 4 (Fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing Amharic is required. (This may be tested)

                    Level 4 (Fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required. (This may be tested)

Skills and abilities:

The incumbent should have detailed knowledge about the WHO Core Components of IPC programs, standard and transmission-based precautions, surveillance, healthcare outbreak detection and response, behavior change, antimicrobial resistance, and quality improvement. Detailed knowledge of the Ethiopia health care system and structures and familiarity with Ministry of Health policies, program priorities, and regulations is required.

Location: Addis Ababa, ET

Salary: USD $24,124 /Per Year

Open Period: 04/09/2024 – 04/22/2024

Duty Location(s): Addis Ababa, ET

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Next Steps:

Applicants who are invited to take a language or skills test, or who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email or phone.

Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Addis Ababa/Ethiopia.

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