MSF Kenya Hiring Hygiene Agent

Médecins Sans Frontières France Mathare Project is looking to fill the position of a Hygiene Agent. The successful candidate reports to the Mental Health Supervisor in the Clinic.

Objective of the Position:

Support the clinic activities by maintaining the highest level of cleanliness and offering required supportive services.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Cleaning of MSFF Youth clinics and its environs
  • Perform daily cleaning of all rooms in the clinic twice daily following infection control guidelines provided.
  • Perform dump dusting of surfaces in the rooms daily.
  • Clean the waiting bay and dust the benches during each shift and when the need arises
  •  Laundry management
    • Soak dust coats, blankets, bed sheets, and towels and mackintoshes in designated place for decontamination before washing.
    • Ensure that clinical coats, bed sheet, blankets and mackintoshes are folded after ironing and kept in designated place in laundry cupboard.
    • Wash curtains bi-weekly and when soiled.
  • Kitchen management
    • Keep the kitchen clean at all times by wiping the table and the floor.
    • Responsible for all the utensils in the kitchen.
    • Record the broken utensil in the book and Report broken utensils to the clinic supervisor immediately.

Obligations 

  • To report on any aspects that threatens or favors the program.
  • To abide by the MSF Staff regulations and MSF Charter.
  • To maintain confidentiality with respect to MSF’s operational and patient activities


Education:High school Certificate/Certificate in housekeeping
Experience:1+ years’ experience working in a similar position/ experience working with Youth is a plus
Languages:Good communication skills in both English and Kiswahili
Competencies:   Punctual, reliable and trustworthy
   Awareness of health and safety procedures
   Reading skills for following instructions

Candidates meeting the above qualifications are requested to submit a motivation letter and an updated Curriculum Vitae mentioning on the subject email line, “Hygiene Agent”, to:


Applications must be received by the deadline. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

MSF is an equal Employer and does not charge any application/ recruitment fee.

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