Technical Generalist, Partners In Health, Malawi
Malawi-based Technical Generalist
Reports to: Computer Programmer, Director of Informatics and Telemedicine
Location: Malawi (Neno District)
Partners In Health is looking for a full-time technical generalist to
relocate to rural Malawi to work on several projects including:
(1) the investigation, installation and maintenance of a rural power
(2) the investigation, installation and maintenance
of a rural communications system; and
(3) the installation,
configuration, testing, and maintenance of an Electronic Medical
Record (EMR) system to support our new HIV treatment program there.
Demonstrated experience in technical project management.
Bachelor's Degree in mechanical engineering, computer science, or
related degree; Master's degree preferred.
Ability to work independently, take initiative, and multitask.
Ability to respond to frequently shifting needs on the ground with
flexibility while maintaining positive approach and sense of humor.
Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to interact
professionally with culturally diverse staff, clients, and consultants.
Strong communication and organizational skills.
Interest in social justice and health care issues.
Overseas living/working experience preferred.
Flexibility and willingness to take on a wide variety of
semi-technical tasks related to the setup of a rural health clinic not
fully listed in the responsibilities above.
Minimum two year commitment; renewable.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to