Tuesday, March 12, 2019

3 Job Opportunities at Kilimanjaro SAR Limited Tanzania

Position: Enrolled Nurses (3 Posts)
Company Overview
In its first year of operations Kilimanjaro SAR Limited has been recognised as the Best Medium Size Organisation in Tanzania in 2018 by the Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE). Kilimanjaro SAR has also scooped Africa Leadership Awards through Employer Branding Institute; World HRD Congress and Stars of the Industry Group in 2018 as:
1) The Dream Company to Work for in Africa
2) Africa Best Employer Brand
3) Africa CEO of the Year
4) Africa Young HR Professional of the Year

Purpose of the Job
Provision of competent and efficient nursing support to high altitude patients and other patients, including manning an emergency call centre for helicopter medical evacuations. .

Key Responsibilities

  • Provides excellent nursing care services to all patients. Such services shall treat all patients with dignity, respect, care and compassion, recognising their individual health beliefs, needs and values.
  • Provides a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, visitors and other staff.
  • Utilises evacauation and clinical care resources appropriately.
  • Participates in quality improvement activities
  • In rotation with other fellow Nurses, manages emergency calls from the Mountain/Tour guides, patients or Tour Operators requesting for medical evacuations or other kind of flights.
  • Gathers all essential information of the incident before initiating helicopter evacuation or any other kind of flight (patient personal info/insurance info, location, priority of emergency, etc.)
  • Maintains clinical records including emergency calls in the system.
  • Utilizes pre-defined protocol and standard operations procedure.
  • Contacts all related teams to verify assignment locations and monitors dispatched units as when necessary.

Key Qualifications

  • 3-year-Nursing Certificate from a recognised College or equivalent
  • Valid Nursing License by the Tanzania Nursing Council
  • At least 2 years of excellent working experience in Emergency Care Set-up
  • Intermediate User of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Fluent in both English & Kiswahili languages

Key Behavioural Competencies

  • Interpersonal Effectiveness 
  • High-level attention to detail
  • Patient Service Excellence
  • Integrity, Honest & Confidentiality
  • Concern for Order and
  • Resilience