Obstetrician / Gynaecologist, Biomedical Engineer at Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu

On Monday, October 28th, 2013

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu is an institution of the Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya which is an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network. 

The hospital is part of a network of health facilities in East Africa which include: Clinics, Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa, Aga Khan Hospital Dar es salaam and Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi. 
It provides medical care to the population of western Kenya region and works with leading clinicians in the country in the management of complex cases. 

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has attained acknowledgment of its quality by achieving ISO 9001:2008 accreditation, and is moving towards Joint Commission International Accreditation. 

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has also expanded its services to Kisii, Kakamega, Busia, Kisumu and Bungoma Counties. It is now expanding its services in Kericho, Homa – Bay and Kitale Counties and is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:
Biomedical Engineer
Overall Responsibility
The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating the maintenance of medical equipment, orientation and training of users and collaborate with contractors to ensure that all medical equipment are in good working condition.
Key Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement effective Planned Preventive Maintenance systems to minimize machine downtime.
  • Conduct training on medical equipment use and handling.
  • Closely liaise with all relevant departments / stakeholders on acquisition of medical equipment and signing of service contracts.
  • Bachelors degree in Medical Engineering.
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the relevant Engineering body.
  • Minimum five years working experience in a busy medical institution.
  • Excellent PR and communication skills.
Obstetrician / Gynaecologist
Overall Responsibility
The successful candidate will be expected to provide quality Obstetrics and Gynaecology services to both outpatients and inpatients. 
He / She will be expected to be an active member of the health care team in the hospital and to contribute to the continuing professional development programmes of the hospital.

  • M.Med in Obstetrics and Gynaecology or equivalent post graduate qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Must be Registered/Licensed by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
  • Three years working experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in laparoscopy will be an added advantage.
  • The candidate will be required to demonstrate the drive, desire and ability to enhance the scope of MCH services to increase access and satisfaction beyond our customer expectations.
  • Excellent PR and communication skills.
Applications including detailed curriculum vitae, names and contact of three referees should be forwarded by 7th November, 2013 to:

The Human Resource Department
Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu, 
P.O. Box 530-40100, 
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