Ethiopian Public Health Institute Data Collector Jobs

Ethiopian Public Health Institute Data Collector Jobs

Job Description:

  • The Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) strives to address nutrition and health-related problems by conducting various operational research and generate evidence for policy-making and effective implementation of the health and nutrition programs in Ethiopia.

  • A national Food and Nutrition Strategy has been endorsed and released. To this end, the Food Sciences and Nutrition Research Directorate is planning to conduct a National Food and Nutrition survey which will serve as a baseline for the implementation of the Food and Nutrition Strategy.


    The data collectors/Supervisors will have the following responsibilities and requirements.

  • Data collectors are responsible for the delimitation of gotes, household listing, and entire data collection.

  • Each data collection team will list all eligible households in the selected gotes.

  • Each data collection team will visit the randomly selected households from the list of eligible households.

  • Identify the eligible household members.

  • Read the consent form and obtain informed consent from the selected respondents.

  • The interviewer should interview the mother/caregiver of all selected children in the household and accurately record their responses.

  • Review each questionnaire on the tablet prior to leaving the survey respondents house and make sure all questions are answered correctly.

  • Follow up with
    selected mothers/caregivers/children who not present during the initial interview to ensure all the required information is completed.

  • Measure, height, weight and MUAC of mother and children.

  • Collect blood, stool and salt sample from selected households

  • Test anemia and malaria status of selected household member

  • Conduct 24hr recall assessment in the selected household.

  • Additional activities could be given by project coordinator

    Job Requirements

  • BSc in nutrition, nursing, public health or MD, laboratory technology with 0-year experience. For public health, nursing, MD, phlebotomist, and medical laboratory technology applicants experience with in the clinical setting is advantageous.

  • Knowledge of mobile data collection methods like ODK Collect is a plus.

  • Local language is advantageous.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Ethiopian Public Health Institute Data Collector Jobs

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