Medical Officer

Working Area: In the Hospital

Reports to: Chief medical officer

Department: Administration- Hospital

Section: Health

Operating Material

Office space, stationery, tweezers, scalpels, stethoscopes, patella hammers, pressure cuffs, telephone, transport, safety gear.

Tasks and Responsibilities Grade

Undertakes patient consultations and physical examinations
Admits patients requiring special care
Organizes workloads
Performs surgical procedures
Provides general pre-and post-operative care
Monitors and administers medication and intravenous infusions
Assesses and plans treatment requirements
Liaises daily with medical and non-medical staff of the hospital to ensure quality service to patients
Promotes health education at the hospital in collaboration with other health professionals
Performs medical examinations for students and others in need of it and signs the relevant form
Maintains confidentiality and impartiality
Keeps up to date with medical developments, new drugs, treatments and medications
May attend professional seminars in and out of the estate
Prepares weekly and monthly work reports

Education & Qualification: BSc in Medicine

Experience: At least two years experience working as Medical Officer in a hospital.

Induction time required:

Knowledge and Skill Sets/Competencies: Good practical skills, ability to work long hours often under pressure, ability to solve problems, effective decision-making skills

Supervision: Minimum supervision


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Deadline for receiving the applications is on 24th November, 2019 00:00 am.


Address to:

Human Resources Manager
Mtibwa Sugar Estates Ltd
Box 42