Project Technician II(Health Assistant) jobs in Chennai - National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

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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 ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis, No.1, Mayor Satyamoorthy Road,Chetpet,Chennai-600031.

Essential Qualification : 1.High School* or equivalent with 5 years’ experience in health field from any recognized institute or organization *Intermediate with Science subjects shall be treated as equivalent to 2 years’ experience and B.Sc shall be treated as equivalent to 3 years.

Desirable Qualification : 1. 3 years’ experience as Medical X-Ray Technician in Radiology units, Hospitals or clinics 2. Experience of working in the Mobile X-ray Unit.

Job Specifications / Responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of State TB Prevalence Survey, Tamil Nadu as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. To organize radiology (Chest X-Ray) at the survey site (village / ward) in the mobile X-Ray van. 3. Explain each participant the procedure in local language before taking chest X-Ray. 4. Prepare cassettes by filling blank X-Ray films ready for shoot and undertake Chest X-Rays (~150-200 per day) during survey cluster activities. 5. Ensure scanning of each cassette and use CR reader, PACS system and IT application for maintaining all information, X-Ray images and results from MO and tele-radiologist. 6. Monitor, the X-Ray shoot after calibration using the displays and digital monitors of output. 7. Preventive routine care & maintenance of X-Ray units. 8. Maintain stock of all logistics required for chest X-Ray. 9. Should be well acquainted and follow norms of AERB (Atomic Energy Regulatory Board) for Radiation Safety & B.I.S. (Bureau of Indian Standards) for Mechanical & Electrical Safety. 10. Any other job as assigned by Senior Investigator, Medical Officer & PMU as per Survey needs.

Upper Age Limit : 28 years.

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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.
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