Organization : International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 24 Apr 2019
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Deadline : 7 May 2019 / /
Job Title: Environmental Health Officer
Location: Sangkhaburi district, Kanchanaburi province
Background/IRC Summary: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic wellbeing, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities. The IRC has been operating in Thailand since 1975 and currently provides assistance to displaced persons in Tak, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Mae Hong Son provinces.
IRC provides primary health care and environmental health services in several refugee camps in Thailand. Primary health care services work to maintain low morbidity and mortality rates, while increasing the capacity of refugee-trained health care workers to provide curative and preventive treatment. IRC and community-based partner organizations also lead provision of clinical services in the camps, including reproductive health services and neonatal care. Clinical services include out-patient department (OPD) and in-patient department (IPD) care; laboratories supporting IPD/OPD and reproductive health clinics; pharmacy services for essential drugs; community health education, and mental health care. Environmental health services aim to create a healthy living environment for refugees living in the camps through the provision of quality water and sanitation facilities, leading efforts to improve access to chlorinated water, sanitation, and hygiene in the camps.
Key Working Relationships:
Position Reports to: Clinical Manger
Position directly supervises: Camp-based assistants of Environmental Health of Ban Don Yang camp, Kanchnaburi province
Indirect Reporting: Senior Health Coordinator
Technical Support by : Environmental Health Manager
Education: Bachelor of water supply, sanitation or construction engineering, Pubic health education is a plus
Work Experience: Minimum 3 years working experience working in Environmental Health in a refugee setting or in developing country is plus
Demonstrated Skills and Competencies:
Language Skills: Fluency in English. Burmese, Thai, or Karen is a plus
HOW TO APPLY
The position has been posted on the IRC website and can be found here
All applications will be treated confidentially and not returned. The IRC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, national origin, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or physical or mental disability. The IRC is an equal opportunity employer.
APPLICATION DEADLINE:7 MAY 2019
Contact : ้Human Resources Department
17 Jun 2019