ART Specialist/Clinician Consultant

Position Title: ART Specialist/Clinician Consultant
Position Type: Short-term Consultancy (Immediate placement – 1 – 6 months)
Location: Central Province – (selected hospitals, health centres, urban/rural areas and isolated clinics within Central Province).

Job Summary

The USAID/PEPFAR SAFE Project works closely with GRZ health facilities to provide HIV/AIDS services in Central, Copperbelt and North-western Provinces. The project now seeks the services of experienced, qualified and energetic health professionals to fill the position of ART providers/facility-based clinicians who will be based in the districts across the Province This position will report to the SAFE Provincial Director of Clinical Services and staff at the facility TBD.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide the complete range of services to ART clients on a daily basis;
  • Initiate new clients on to treatment using the most recent treatment guidelines from MOH;
  • Ensure that ART clients have their laboratory investigations and receive their results as per GRZ standards;
  • Follow up with the Laboratory on outstanding results;
  • Inform SAFE/Facility about any signs of drug resistance that you observe
  • Work with treatment adherence supporters to ensure that all patients are retained on treatment and that they get positive outcomes from treatment;
  • Refer clients who are not ART adherent to treatment adherence supporters for counselling and to develop adherence plan including parents struggling with paediatric adherence.
  • Work with district and SAFE Project nutritionists to provide all clients with a Nutrition Assessment and Counselling service
  • Work with the M&E unit and project Data Entry Clerks (DEK’s) to compile trends related to the UNAIDS strategy of 90-90-90;
  • Work with M+E unit to observe and document trends related to viral load results for each client and per facility and report cases of high VL through relevant channels;
  • Establish a system for daily data review on key indicators which includes reporting anomalies or data spikes to supervisor. Develop responsive action plan where appropriate;
  • Attend facility and district led meetings on ART particularly those involving SAFE supported facilities;
  • Conduct consultative facility level meetings with the aim of sharing and reviewing data and making action plans;
  • Establish communication pattern with the TB department to make bidirectional referrals and to rule out co-morbidity of HIV and TB;
  • Provide on-site mentorship to facility staff on new developments in ART;
  • Complete monthly and quarterly reports as well as participate in DQA activities;
  • Work closely with and supervise community volunteers to ensure that they are maximizing time, attending to duties and following and supporting clients, which includes the indexing of newly HIV diagnosed clients, following-up with pre-ART clients who need initiation and active tracking of defaulters.
  • Any other duty assigned by SAFE Senior staff;

Qualifications, competencies and core operational behaviours:

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  • Diploma in Clinical Sciences or Clinical Medicine with additional training and experience in adult and paediatric ART;
  • Willingness and ability to work long hours and hours outside of 8-5;
  • Willingness to work in the field and to support and supervise volunteers outside the facility;
  • Ability to work in harmony with GRZ and SAFE staff and adhere to code of conduct and ethics;
  • Maintain positive communication skills and personality appropriate for mentoring health workers and on the job training;
  • Able to exhibit professionalism, respect, confidentiality and positivity;
  • Ability to be flexible and innovative while adhering to best practices;
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding – practice of both WHO and Zambian treatment guidelines;
  • Ability to multi-task efficiently and prioritize activities in support of Project goals and deadlines;
  • Willingness to support roving/mobile teams when called upon.

Applicants should be ready for immediate placement to facilities in both rural and urban settings. GRZ applicants must have proof of valid approval of time off from their facilities in order for them to be considered.

Apply to: [email protected]

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Closing Date: May 28, 2018

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Tape Line Extruder Operators x 10

Job Title: Tape Line Extruder Operators x 10

Job Description

  • Will be responsible for running the Extrusion machine (Tape Line).
  • Must have an experience of 2 to 6 years.
  • Should be from sacks manufacturing Industry.
  • Must have the skills to work on the Tape line Extrusion Machine.
  • We need 10 candidates for this Job.

About Company

Green Island Investments Limited is a company under Wonderful Group of Companies. It is a professional company that manufactures various kind of sacks. These are widely used in packing of grain, wheat, rice cereal, sugar, salt food staff, animal feeds etc.

Job Duties

  • Understand and follow safe work practices
  • Check the Hopper levels
  • Able to mix ingredients in the hopper
  • Perform other related duties as directed by the supervisor
  • Able to wind the tape line

Job Type: Contract

Work Experience: 2 to 6 Years

Job Location: Mungwi Road Plot No. 1938, Lusaka- Zambia

Last Date of Application: 25/05/2018

Contact Details

All applications, copies of CVs and qualifications should be addressed, and sent via e-mail or delivered to;

The Human Resources Officer
Wonderful Group of Companies
Plot No. 1938 Mungwi Road
P.O Box 31211 Lusaka – Zambia

E-mail: [email protected]

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Real Estate Officer

REAL ESTATE OFFICER   

Job Description

  • To head the overall real estate portfolio
  • Responsible for property sales, management and valuations

Job Requirements

  • Degree/Diploma in Real Estate / Urban and Rural Planning/ Surveying
  • Membership of Zambia Institute of Estate Agency (ZIEA) a must
  • Membership of Surveyors Institute of Zambia (SIZ) – Valuation Chapter an added advantage
  • 3 years experience in Real Estate Management / Sales / Property Management
  • Strategic, Hands-on, Goal-oriented candidates most sought after

Response

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Analyst II – Telecommunications and SCADA

The Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC (CEC) is an independent power transmission and distribution Company with interests in closely linked businesses in Zambia and the African region.

CEC invites applications from suitably qualified, innovative and dynamic individuals to take up the position of Analyst II – Telecommunications and SCADA based at our Head Office in Kitwe and reporting to the Senior Manager – Telecommunications & SCADA.

Job Purpose

To carry out maintenance and repair of Telecommunication and SCADA instruments in order to optimise SCADA and communication systems in the company.

Key Accountabilities

  • Carry out repairs of Telecommunications equipment which includes dismantling, diagnosis, repair, assembling and installation of the equipment to ensure optimum performance.
  • Carry out repairs of SCADA equipment which includes dismantling, diagnosis, repair, assembling and installation of the equipment to ensure optimum performance.
  • Participate in all maintenance and installations assigned by the Supervisor.
  • Record and assess all test results of work completed.
  • Ensure all works are completed within schedule and within time to avoid unnecessary overtime.
  • All defects and repairs to be conducted with aid of drawings. Changes made to be reported to the Supervisor who shall subsequently report to the Engineer for drawing updates.
  • Shall perform tasks of installing and decommissioning as instructed by the Supervisor equipment related to the SCADA and Telecommunication. A record of such daily works and results shall be reported to the Supervisor.
  • Promote good SHE culture among by adhering to all SHE requirements.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Grade 12 Certificate
  • Desirable: Craft Certificate or Technicians Certificate in Telecommunications or Electronics
  • Accreditation: Registered with Engineering Institution of Zambia.
  • Experience: At least 2 years post qualification experience.

Technical Skills:

  • Electronic Circuit Diagnostic.
  • Basic Computer Skills.

If you are keen on the above position, kindly email your application to [email protected] Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your e-mail and use your full name and the job title as the filename of your application (e.g., GemstoneGobe_Engineer – Cyber Security). The application should consist of your letter and CV only, in a single document. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.

The closing date is 23 May 2018.

Engineer – SCADA

The Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC (CEC) is an independent power transmission and distribution Company with interests in closely linked businesses in Zambia and the African region.

CEC invites applications from suitably qualified, innovative and dynamic individuals to take up the position of Engineer – SCADA based at our Head Office in Kitwe and reporting to the Manager – Cyber Security.

Job Purpose

To provide efficient, reliable and effective SCADA network through planning, designing, directing, implementing of condition-based maintenance and repair of all SCADA equipment / facilities vital for continuous supply of electricity to CEC customers.

Key Accountabilities

  • Plan, develop and implement efficient and effective condition-based maintenance / repair procedures to facilitate rapid fault investigations and quick restoration of SCADA services to sustain operations and maximize equipment availability.
  • Reduce the down time of critical SCADA equipment connected to the system by quick restoration of service in order to maintain system integrity and enhance system security.
  • Document emergency preparedness and exercises regularly make system and data backups and ensure up-to-date off-site storage.
  • Regularly carry out Disaster Recovery exercises to guarantee recovery of SCADA network in CATIII or any other catastrophic failure.
  • Ensure optimum availability of critical insurance spares
  • Ensure 100% availability of SCADA inverter systems.
  • Proactively, carry out regular checks and proof tests to manage capacity of the Inverter system.
  • Ensure availability of extra capacity to allow for growth and unanticipated failure of modules.
  • Develop effective equipment condition-monitoring programs through SCADA system studies, equipment performance, worldwide technological developments, obsolescence of installed equipment and engineer modifications to the system network to meet revised requirements.
  • Formulate budget estimates / expenditure for the section and review recurrent expenditure to ensure compliance to guide lines and approved budgets.
  • Proactively ensure all SCADA network and peripheral drawings are up to date.
  • Ensure all changes are appropriately updated with all relevant offices.
  • Ensure optimum availability of spares and control of resources i.e. labour, transport and material to support condition based maintenance, repair of faulty equipment and installation assignments to sustain operations
  • Undertake specific SCADA network projects as required to meet company operating requirements in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Train, develop and motivate subordinates in order to improve individual proficiency and core competence to enhance engineering standards in the section.
  • Promote, Foster and ensure adherence to statutory and domestic safety rules and regulations in particular those relating to safe working practices in order to minimize injury to personnel and damage to company assets and environment.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Grade 12 Certificate.
  • Desirable: Bachelor’s Degree in Telecommunications Engineering, or equivalent. Professional and relevant certification is an added advantage.
  • Accreditation: Registered Engineer of Engineering Institution of Zambia.
  • Experience: At least 5 years post graduate experience

Technical Skills:

  • Project management
  • Business Administration
  • Technical planning – robustness, stability, scaling, security, etc. of technology solutions.

If you are keen on the above position, kindly email your application to [email protected] Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your e-mail and use your full name and the job title as the filename of your application (e.g., GemstoneGobe_Engineer – Cyber Security). The application should consist of your letter and CV only, in a single document. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.

The closing date is 23 May 2018.

Technician Machinist

The Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC (CEC) is an independent power transmission and distribution Company with interests in closely linked businesses in Zambia and the African region.

CEC invites applications from suitably qualified, innovative and dynamic individuals to take up the position of Technician Machinist based at our Head Office in Kitwe and reporting to the Supervisor – Mechanical Workshops.

Job Purpose
To manufacture equipment components accurately and timely in order to minimise maintenance downtime and reduce procurement costs.

Key Accountabilities

  • Manufacture required equipment components in required time using machines to facilitate maintenance work;
  • Undertake skimming and shaping duties on mechanical components to accurately shape the component to the required specification;
  • Ensure that drilling, milling and slotting tasks on components are accurately accomplished to meet required specifications;
  • Carry out required modifications on mechanical system components to improve existing system equipment performance;
  • Engrave tugs for proper identification of equipment within the system;
  • Keep records to assist in work scheduling and costing purpose;
  • Carry out machining activities in the most effective and efficient manner to ensure that same are performed right the first time;
  • Undertake any other job that may be assigned to him from time to time in compliance with company programmes of multi-skilling;
  • Undertake and complete given assignment within allocated time frame to avoid unnecessary overtime;
  • Ensure that all company resources under the section are used solely for company purposes and that there is no misuse of assets such as vehicles, tools etc.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 full Certificate
  • Craft Certificate-Machinist
  • 2 years working experience
  • EIZ membership

Applications

If you are keen on the above position, kindly email your application to [email protected] Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your e-mail and use your full name and the job you are applying for as the filename of your application (e.g., Dexter Mwewa_Technician – Machinist). The application should consist of your letter and CV only, in a single document. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.

The closing date is 23 May 2018

Controller

The Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC (CEC) is an independent power transmission and distribution Company with interests in closely linked businesses in Zambia and the African region.

CEC invites applications from suitably qualified, innovative and dynamic individuals to take up the position of Controller based at our Head Office in Kitwe and reporting to the Senior Engineer – System Operations.

Job Purpose

To assist with the control and co-ordination of operations of the CEC power system and to ensure safety of all persons and equipment so as to safeguard continuity of electrical power supply as per Power Supply Agreements to customers.

Key Accountabilities

  • Carry out switching operations by remote control so as to maintain continuity of electrical power to customers.
  • Issue systems operating instructions clearly and competently to ensure safe working conditions of the system in line with the CEC system.
  • Assess system abnormalities correctly so that corrective action is taken to restore electrical power within the shortest possible time.
  • Maintain accurate record of system operations in the master log book for reference, management use and billing purposes.
  • Adjust the system control operating diagram to show and maintain accurate overview of the system for smooth running.
  • Ensure that frequency and voltage are maintained within the limits laid down in bulk supply agreement and the power supply agreement.
  • Issue work permit on the equipment taken out of the system to responsible person.
  • Control the system maximum demand so as to keep maximum demand below the set target while ensuring reliability and continuous supply of electrical power to customers at minimum operational cost.
  • Ensure System Regulations are adhered to for the safety of all persons working on the system, the safety of equipment and continuity of electrical supply to consumers.
  • Undertake any other job that may be assigned to him from time to time in compliance with company program of multi-skilling.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Grade 12 Certificate
  • Desirable: Diploma in Electrical Technology or Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Computer literate and fully conversant with the Microsoft Office suite
  • Accreditation: Registered Engineer of Engineering Institution of Zambia
  • Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience in power system control or a role and context of similar complexity

Technical Skills

  • Good writing and interpersonal skills
  • Good public relations skills
  • Good presentation skills using constructive and logical approaches.
  • Sound business acumen with ability to anticipate and interpret changes impacting on the Electricity Industry
  • Good understanding of generating plants, transmission and distribution networks and interconnected systems

If you are keen on the above position, kindly email your application to [email protected] Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your e-mail and use your full name and the job title as the filename of your application (e.g., GemstoneGobe_Engineer – Cyber Security). The application should consist of your letter and CV only, in a single document. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.

The closing date is 23 May 2018.

Analyst – Information Technology

The Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC (CEC) is an independent power transmission and distribution Company with interests in closely linked businesses in Zambia and the African region.

CEC invites applications from suitably qualified, innovative and dynamic individuals to take up the position of Analyst – Information Technology based at our Head Office in Kitwe and reporting to the Senior Engineer – Information Technology Infrastructure.

Job Purpose

To maintain organistion’s effectiveness and efficiency by maintaining and operating reliable information systems infrastructure which supports the organization in accordance with the business goals.

Key Accountabilities

  • Install, uninstall, configure and troubleshoot software and hardware systems, including new equipment, anti-virus programs, CRM programs, and other tools commonly used by the company’s team members;
  • Schedule and carry out regular maintenance of network equipment and keep maintenance records;
  • Accurately record, update and document requests using the IT service desk system;
  • Participate in the implementation of IT projects as required;
  • Manage assigned company resources in a prudent and cost efficient manner;
  • Assist users setup conferences, projectors, PCs, connect wireless and mobile devise to the network;
  • Communicates with individuals by phone and email to solve technical problems.;
  • Acts quickly in crisis situations so the company can resume normal operations as soon as possible;
  • Stays abreast of current trends and technology and makes recommendations that will help the company keep up with technology standards in the industry;
  • Comply with company health, safety and environmental procedures and policies.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Grade 12 Certificate.
  • Desirable: Minimum Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology, Telecoms and Electronics, or equivalent.
  • Accreditation: Registered Engineer of Engineering Institution of Zambia.
  • COMPTIA A+, CCNA Certifications an added advantage
  • Experience: At least 1 year post qualification experience.

Technical Skills:

  • Project management / Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organizational skills
  • Business Administration
  • Technical planning – robustness, stability, scaling, security, etc of technology solutions

If you are keen on the above position, kindly email your application to [email protected] Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your e-mail and use your full name and the job title as the filename of your application (e.g., GemstoneGobe_Engineer – Cyber Security). The application should consist of your letter and CV only, in a single document. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted.

The closing date is 23 May 2018.

Switchboard Operator x2

AVANI Hotels & Resorts

Refreshingly understated, contemporary and simple. Whether you want a leisurely family break or romantic escape, AVANI hotels and resorts provide the right space for relaxed and inspired comfort. Discerning service, relaxed dining and engaging recreation facilities for all guests are a given.

Consultant & Research Officers

CONSULTANT. (1X10) Full time/ Part time

Minimum qualifications and experience:

  • At least a Bachelors in Development Studies/Education or any related social science. Master’s degree will be an added advantage.
  • Specific training in Project evaluation will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in conducting similar studies. (Baseline & End line).
  • Extensive field experience in Zambia, in government projects, local and international NGOs.
  • Proven data analysis, report writing and communication skills.
  • Good research skills for interviewing a wide range of stakeholders, at both district and community levels.
  • Experience in participatory, quantitative and qualitative methodologies.
  • Experience in community based research will be an added advantage.

3. Research Officers (1X20) Full time/ Part time

Minimum qualifications and experience:

  • At least a Bachelors in Development Studies, Law, Economics any, Accountancy related social science or field.
  • Specific training in statistics will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years’ experience in conducting similar studies. (Baseline & End line).
  • Field experience in Zambia with government, local and international NGOs.
  • Proven data analysis, report writing and communication skills.
  • Good research skills for interviewing a wide range of stakeholders, at both district and community levels.

Cover Letter with detailed Curriculum Vitae, certified copies of academic and professional credentials should be sent to [email protected] not later than 25th May 2018.

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.