Project Technician III (X-Ray Technician) jobs in Chennai - National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

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  • 2019-04-26

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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 who fulfil the required eligibility criteria against the below specified posts are invited to attend for a Walk-In Interview / Written Test by carrying the downloaded and filled application forms along with self-attested xerox copies of educational qualifications, caste certificate,date of birth and experience at the venue and dates given below.

Essential Qualification : 12th pass in science subjects and must have done Radiographer /X-ray Technologist course of minimum one year duration from a recognized institution.

Desirable Qualification : 1. Get trained in Protocol of National TB Prevalence Survey, India 2017-18 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 (Rs. 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.

Job specifications / responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of National TB Prevalence Survey, India as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. Assist the Survey Project Management Unit in training & sensitizations of various stake holders at various levels as well, as other preparatory activities for the survey. 3. Coordinate with Survey Team and local RNTCP team in identification & establishing survey site for each cluster. 4. Review and report all chest X-Ray images are for any abnormality as per survey protocol and SOP in time bound manner. 5. Identify other medical conditions as well as the triage by coordinating with the local health facilities as well as referral to higher centers as and when necessary. 6. Establishing coordination and support from local health facilities and authorities for survey activities. 7. Any other job as assigned by PI.

Upper Age Limit : 30 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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