UNDP Medical Officer Jobs 2022 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

UNDP Medical Officer Jobs 2022 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs. UNDP Ethiopia looking for “Medical Officer”. Applicants with a degree in Doctorate Degree may apply on or before 12th July 2022.

UNDP first signed its agreement of cooperation with Ethiopia back in February 1981. Since then, UNDP has focused on providing Ethiopia with strategic support to build the capacity of national institutions to enhance the country’s development results. Moreover, UNDP’s interventions prioritise long-term development impacts to build a resilient nation by informing policies, as well as implementing activities at the community level.

NGO Jobs Vacancy in Ethiopia 2021 Ethio NGO Job

UNDP Medical Officer Jobs 2022

The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on 29th June 2022 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Medical Officer to be based in Gambela, Ethiopia.

Recruiter United Nations Development Programme
Position Medical Officer
Location Gambela, Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Doctorate Degree
Experience Required Minimum Four years
Application Deadline 12th July 2022

UNDP Job Vacancy 2022

Duties and Responsibilities: Under the general supervision of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), the Medical Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Undertakes day-to-day clinical duties, e.g. walk-in clinic consultations,
  • Respond to all Medical emergencies, including managing critical cases before MEDEVAC.
  • Undertake day-to-day occupational health duties: pre-placement and periodic medical examinations.
  • Promptly contact CMO/Deputy CMO or OiC for any cases requiring MEDEVAC to Addis Ababa by producing a detail medical report and followed by telephone calls for clarity. Complete MEDEVAC or other travel request forms for UNHCR staff and send to Regional Medical Center in Nairobi for approval.
  • Arrange medical escort for patients requiring such.
  • Provide periodic field visits and consultations to UN staff in satellite duty stations in Pugnido and Dimma.
  • prepare UN staff for travelling providing advice, immunizations, malaria prophylaxis, travel kits, etc.
  • Refers staff to the local hospital as the need might arise and consult with specialists within the city as necessary.
  • Follow-up visits to hospitalized patients and remotely by telephone when at home.
  • Provides health education and health promotion programs.
  • Participates in addressing work environment and occupational health issues.
  • Attends to medical duty Calls after working hours.
  • Liaise with other medical facilities including those owned by INGOs for optimal care to the UN staff and their eligible family members.
  • When possible assess the university teaching hospital in Jimma that can be used for referral of cases that can be managed there.
  • Supervise the work of the nurse and laboratory technician.
  • Prepare periodic and annual performance reports of the clinic.

Position in Organization:

  • Medical Officer
  • Location : Gambella, ETHIOPIA
  • Application Deadline : 12-Jul-22 (Midnight New York, USA)
  • Time left : 13d 20h 48m
  • Type of Contract : Service Contract
  • Post Level : SC-10
  • Languages Required : English
  • Duration of Initial Contract : One Year with possibility of Extension


  • Doctorate (MD) or equivalent in medicine, including residency/internship in one of the medical specialties, preferably internal medicine.


  • A minimum of 4 years of clinical experience after specialization, experience in working at international environment is desirable.
  • Experience in Peacekeeping mission, humanitarian relief operations, military or similar environments is desirable.

How to Apply UNDP Medical Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=107552

The Closing Date: 12th July 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Click To View
Official Website www.et.undp.org
Related Jobs Ethiopia NGO Forum Jobs 2022
More NGO Jobs Latest NGO Job Vacancy