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Anesthetist at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Anesthetist at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International
  • Full Time
  • Borno

Action Against Hunger | ACF-International


Anesthetist at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Job Title: Anesthetist at Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Location:?Damasak, Mobbar, Borno
Employment Type: Full Time
Level: Mid Level
Programmes: Nutrition and Health
Reporting to: Obstetrics and Gynecology Doctor
Proposed start date: December 2023

Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate the activity of anesthesia and resuscitation, training and coaching;
  • Organization in the operating room (block pharmacy, inventory and order);
  • Practice of anesthesia and monitoring of patients;
  • Implementation of anesthetic and resuscitation protocols;
  • Ensure pre-anesthetic visits and fill out the cards for any patient passing through the block;
  • Categorize patients according to the risky anesthetics (ASA1-6);
  • Ensure the resuscitation training of the newborn and the adult in the other units (IPD, SC, SRH);
  • Ensure the sterilization is proceeding in the international and standards norms;
  • Ensure the utilization of antibiotic and analgesic are following standards norms;
  • Use of standard WHO protocols;
  • Operating department register (that can be followed up by the operation theater nurse or anesthetist);
  • The anesthetist is partly responsible for the traceability of operating room activities and sterile medical devices as well as the control of disinfection and sterilization procedures;
  • Analyze the situation, anticipate the associated risks according to the type of anesthesia, the patient’s characteristics and the intervention and adjust the anesthetic management;
  • Implement and adapt the anesthesia procedure according to the patient and the course of the procedure;
  • Assure and analyze the quality and safety in anesthesia resuscitation;
  • Analyze the behavior of the patient and ensure support and information adapted to the situation of anesthesia;
  • Internal investigation for each surgical death.

Position Requirements

  • Doctor with a Degree in Anesthesiology;
  • Nurse specialized in Anesthesia resuscitation with a minimum of 3 years of experience;
  • Anticipate and set up an organization of the anesthesia site according to the patient, the type of intervention and the type of anesthesia;
  • Respect for the strict rules of health and safety of the patient;
  • Supervision and control of surgical instruments, drugs and material;
  • Supervision of the sterilization procedures;
  • Coordinate some actions with stakeholders and train professionals in the context of anesthesia-resuscitation, intra and extra-hospital emergency and pain management;
  • Flexibility of adaptation to work with some limited resources;
  • Adhere to the values of the ACF charter.

Application Closing Date
Monday, 20th November 2023.


  • Our employees enjoy a work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion
  • Action Against Hunger does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, processing)
  • Action Against Hunger?provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
  • Other benefits include but not limited to 100% health care coverage, free and direct access to Cross Knowledge e-learning platform.
  • Women at ACF are entitled to benefits such as maternity leave, compassionate leave for a hospitalized child and creche facilities for babies and toddlers.
  • All candidates MUST ensure they answer all the?questions asked for?this application. Failure to do so means candidates will not be considered for the process.

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