U.S. Mission Pakistan is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the Registered Nurse position in U.S. Consulate General, Karachi.
Basic Function of the Position – The incumbent will serve as the post’s nurse with responsibilities that include the medical care of Mission employees and eligible family members under MED-approved clinical guidelines, as well as the maintenance and inventory of all medical equipment and supplies, the implementation of a robust vaccination program, the administration of group and individual health education programs, and medical emergency contingency planning for the Mission. The incumbent will work in the medical unit under the direct supervision of the medical provider (MP).
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of two (2) years of post-qualification work as a professional nurse is required.
Education Requirements: Completion of Degree (RN Level) in Nursing or Diploma/Certificate equivalent from an accredited School of Nursing. Must possess and maintain a valid nursing license or a current unrestricted Registered Nursing license from the host nation, country of origin, or the U.S.
Job Knowledge: The incumbent must possess critical-thinking skills and comprehend MED’s policies and procedures regarding medical evacuations, hospitalizations, and insurance reimbursement methodology. Must maintain current knowledge of local and regional medical services that can provide care for all acuity levels, including vetted specialists and hospitals. The incumbent will be a resource for arranging the best method to transport critically ill patients and maintaining a working relationship with transport facilities.
LANGUAGE: Level III (Good Working Knowledge) Reading/Writing/Speaking in English and level IV (Fluent) Reading/Writing/Speaking in Urdu is required. English language skills may be tested.
Skills And Abilities:
The position requires strong interpersonal skills and a client-oriented disposition capable of dealing with complex interactive challenges in difficult and emotional situations. The incumbent must have a solid working knowledge of MED’s RN Clinical Practice Guidelines and be familiar with American Nursing Standards of Care. Must be able to perform basic word processing on a computer.
Skills and abilities may be tested.
All applications must be submitted through Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) to be considered. To view a current list of all available positions at the U.S. Mission in Pakistan and to apply online, please visit this page Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) . For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site (https://pk.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/jobs/current-vacancies/).
All applicants must upload/attach below supporting documents. Application without required documents will not be considered.
- Educational Documents: Include academic certificates (Matric, Intermediate & Bachelors, or University degree certificate)/transcript/diploma/Vocational training certificates/detailed mark sheet/school leaving certificate and/or any other related document.
- Experience Documents: Include professional and job-related experience certificates/letters of all previous and current work experiences or any other proof (e.g., last drawn salary slip/appointment letter etc.) of current employment.
- Driver's License: Driving licenses (new & old (if any)).
U.S. Mission Pakistan will not bear any travel expenses for testing, interviews, pre-employment clearances (if selected) or relocation for joining.
To apply for this position, click the “Submit Application” button. For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site (https://pk.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/jobs/current-vacancies/).