Project Technical Officer (Senior Investigator) jobs in Chennai - National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

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Job Description

Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey is a time bound activity and is crucial for Ending TB in India and is planned to be undertaken on mission mode. High level of commitment is required with a will to work on Sundays & holidays (except, important local holidays). Job requires continuous field work throughout the country in various States/UTs for all posts. Preference will be given to those having working experience in National Health Surveys/ similar activities. Candidates are invited to attend Walk-In Interview / Written Test for the below mentioned posts.at ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis, No.1, Mayor Satyamoorthy Road,Chetpet,Chennai-600031.

Essential Qualification : Graduate in Science/ Epidemiology/ Public Health from a recognized University with 5 years’ work experience in a recognized institution (or) Master’s degree in Epidemiology/Public Health from a recognized University.

Desirable Qualification : 1. Three year of Research/Field Experience. 2. Any Survey/Field experience. 3. Minimum of Two year experience in RNTCP.

Job Specifications / Responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of State TB Prevalence Survey, Tamil Nadu as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. Assist the Survey Project Management Unit in training & sensitizations of various stake holders at various level as well, as other preparatory activities for the survey. 3. Establish Survey site for each cluster. 4. Plan cluster activities in advance and delegate all responsibilities in survey team. 5. Coordination & supervision of all activities in the cluster during survey including enumeration, enrollment of eligible, interview of participants, X-Ray of all participants, Blood and sputum collection, maintaining cold-chain, transportation etc. 6. Use IT system for daily monitoring of progress and take timely corrective action for maintain highest quality and participation & completion of survey activities.

Upper Age Limit : 30 years.

Website : http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id : http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/15052019/TamilNadu%20TB%20Prevalence%20Survey%20.pdf


Key Skills

  • Project Technical Officer
  • Senior Investigator
  • Epidemiologist
  • Public Health Officer

Industry

Government / Public Services / Defence

Functional Area

Medical / Health Care / Hospitals

Number of Vacancy

5

Last Apply Date

2019-05-31

Education

B.Sc


About National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

The following posts are to be filled purely on contract basis for 2 months, in the non-institutional ad-hoc project titled ‘Targeted Intervention to expand and strengthen TB Control in tribal population and Strengthening implementation and operational research under RNTCP in India’ at Gujarat, implemented by this Institute.
Qualification : Graduate in Anthropology / Sociology / Life Sciences /psychology/social work/ medical sociology/ from a recognized University.
Desirable Qualification : Experience of working in Tribal area A degree/diploma in public health or equivalent. Two years experience of working in National TB Programmes or two years experience of working in field based projects.
Age Limit : Not exceeding 35 Years.
Note : This post UR candidate only.

Website:http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id:http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/15052019/TamilNadu%20TB%20Prevalence%20Survey%20.pdf

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