Maintenance Technician (General Fitter), Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation – Malawi (BCM-CFM) is a not-for-protit organization working in partnership with the Malawi government in the health sector. Our Mission is to provide high-quality, high-impact, highly ethical paediatric and family-centered health care, health professional training and clinical research, focused on HIV/ AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, malnutrition and other conditions impacting the health and well-being of children and families worldwide. We are situated within the Kamuzu Central Hospital campus (opposite Kamuzu College of Nursing)

BCM-CFM invites applications from suitably qualified individuals to till the following position at the Area 25 Government Health Centre in Lilongwe.

 

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN (GENERAL FITTER)

The incumbent will be reporting to the Facilities Management Coordinator – Baylor College of Medicine – Kamuzu Central Hospital Campus

Key Responsibilities include:

  • General maintenance on plumbing system and manage sewer drainage systems
  • Must be able to carry out tasks on mechanical and electrical equipment
    • Must enhance safety standards at work
  • Stock management
  • Carry out preventative maintenance of medical and non-medical equipment
  • Oversee.

Educational Qualifications, Experience and Attributes

  • Must be a holder of advanced TEVET certificate or its equivalent in general fitting
  • Minimum of Malawi School Certificate of Education
  • Must be a self-starter and should be able to work even during odd hours
  • Should at least have 3 years of work experience
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Those with electronical basic knowledge and gas welding skills will have an added advantage
  • Excellent analytical skills and must be computer literate
  • Must have experience in Solar and Generator installation and backups

 

Suitably qualified and experienced candidates should address their applications, including a detailed Curriculum Vitae and names of three traceable referees who are not relatives to:

The Executive Director, Baylor Children’s Foundation -Malawi, P/Bag B397, LILONGWE 3
E-mail: recruitment@baylor-malawi.org

Please clearly mark on the envelope the position being applied for. Closing date for receiving applications is 25th August, 2017. Only short listed applicants will be acknowledged.