KNH Radiation Safety Officer Job in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital

Vacancies

The Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following position:

Radiation Safety Officer II

Job Group K8

(1 Post)

Job Purpose: The Radiation Safety Officer II (RSO-II) will be responsible to the Chief Radiation Safety Officer in the hospital for making the hospital’s radiation facility safe, cost effective and of quality service to patients and employees.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carrying out radiation safety assessment within radiation facilities of the hospital and ensure are safe for patients, staff and members of the public for operations.
  • Monitoring and keeping record for hospital employees’ occupational exposure to radiation while working in radiation facilities.
  • Keeping a register for all irradiating and related QA devices for the hospital.
  • Ensuring guidelines for QA/QC tests for radiation devices and practices are available and implemented.
  • Responsible for the coordination of radiological emergencies and offering technical advices with regards to the selection, procurement and importation of radiation devices and materials.
  • Coordinating compliance to Radiation Protection Act and its subsidiary regulations and liaising between the Radiation Protection Board and the hospital.

Qualification and Experiences

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Physics, Physical Services with bias in atomic and nuclear physics or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Experience in the role of medical physicist and radiation safety in the hospital will be an added advantage.
  • Certificate in computer operations from a recognized institution.

Method of Application

Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online HERE and MUST submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available HERE in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 12th October 2018 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta National Hospital
P.O Box 20723-00202
Nairobi

“Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance

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Updated: September 28, 2018 — 3:05 pm