Job Postings


This is a list of the latest job postings. Please do not contact BES (Singapore) on the details/application status of  the job postings. All queries should be directed to the provided contacts for each posting.


Position Title: Internship at the World Health Organization

on February, 2017


The applications for HQ in Geneva are now open until 28th of February , other offices links can be seen below

Please note that WHO has offices in 140 countries and 6 regional offices : Cairo, Copenhagen, Manila, New Delhi, Brazzaville and Washington, in case you are interested for any of those locations.

 

Please find below the general information and the links to apply: http://www.who.int/employment/internship/en/


Duration:


The duration of WHO internships is between six to twenty four weeks.

WHO internships are not paid and all costs of travel and accommodation are the responsibility of the intern candidate.

Requirements for internship

  • You are at least twenty years of age on the date of application;
  • You are enrolled in a course of study at a university or equivalent institution leading to a formal qualification (graduate or postgraduate) (applicants who have already graduated may also qualify for consideration provided that they start the internship within six months after completion of their formal qualification);
  • You have completed three years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution prior to commencing (bachelor's level or equivalent) the assignment;
  • You possess a first degree in a public health, medical or social field related to the technical work of WHO or a degree in a management-related or administrative field;
  • You are not related to a WHO staff member (e.g., son/daughter, brother/sister, or mother/father);
  • You are fluent at least in one of the working language of the office of assignment; and
  • You have not previously participated in WHO’s Internship Programme.

Applications

·         If you are interested in completing an internship at a WHO office please follow the relevant below link(s). You will find information on the application process and additional information on WHO's Internship Programme on the website of the respective office.

Some medical devices projects for HQ in  2017 include:

 

Period

Main topic

Preferable qualifications

March to May 2017

Support the organization of the 3rd Global Forum on Medical Devices that will take place in Geneva 10_12th of May.

Dissemination of information on medical devices globally ( website, social media, publications)

 

 

Biomedical engineer ( or related discipline) student from post graduate programme

Good communication skills in English 2 and to know other UN language: French, Spanish , Chinese, Arabic or Russian.

Very good organization skills

Teamworker

Student level knowledge of health technology management, regulation, innovation, selection , HTA topics.  

Excellent use of Excel, PowerPoint, Word and survey tools

 

June to August 2017

Medical Devices required  for cardiovascular diseases

Biomedical engineer student

Had internship or practice in a clinical environment , ie, hospitals

Good communication skills in English

Knowledge of pathology , physiology , clinical guidelines and  of medical equipment used in hospitals particulary in cardiology .

Knowledge of health technology management ( clinical engineering), like procurement, technical specifications

Technology needs for low resource settings

September to November 2017

Selection of priority medical devices

Technical specifications for medical devices

Biomedical engineering, medical doctor, health economist,

Basic knowledge of evidence based medicine and clinical care pathways, or clinical guidelines

Technical basic knowledge of medical equipment and use in clinical settings

Basic knowledge of standards

Had some expertise or practice in a hospital or clinical setting.

 

 

If you are interested to work in a regional office , please apply accordingly.

http://www.who.int/employment/internship/en/

Position Title: Engineering Assistant, Biomedical

on November, 2016


Responsibilities

  • Execute planned preventive maintenance schedule
  • Comply with relevant national and international standards and performances and participate in joint commissioning of newly acquired equipment
  • Assist in evaluation of new equipment purchases and ensure proper repair and maintenance are completed by contract service providers
  • Perform on call duties and respond to emergency breakdown calls

Requirements

  • Minimum Diploma in Biomedical Engineering, EEE, MMM or equivalent
  • Minimum four years of experience in a similar role
  • Able to read and understand schematics, technical and basic clinical literature relevant to the electro medical field
  • Able to speak and write professionally in English

Interested applicants may apply via the apply button with their detailed and updated resume stating reason for leaving current organisation, expected remuneration and expected salary or email their resumes directly to mangayarkarasi.r@parkwaypantai.com



Job Description and the link to the advertisement: http://www.jobstreet.com.sg/en/job/senior-technical-officer-5552858?fr=21

Position Title: Engineering Assistant, Biomedical

on August 28th, 2015

Department: Biomedical Engineering


Job Description:

  • You will be part of the Biomedical Engineering team performing commissioning, preventive maintenance, calibration and breakdown service calls for the repair of medical equipment within the Hospital.
  • Involved in participating in projects related to the Biomedical Engineering field


Requirements:

  • Diploma in Biomedical/Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • 1-2 years’ relevant work experience will be an advantage
  • Entry level are welcome to apply


Interested applicants can apply through the following link: CGH Career Website

For enquiries: Yu_Xuan_Lim@cgh.com.sg

WHO searching for biomedical engineers (interns, cancer and neonatal care)

On October 4th, 2014


In WHO we are searching  for  Biomedical Engineering ( or related fields, medical engineer, clinical engineer,… )  

 

1.   Students,  candidates for internship program,   this can be  for  a WHO country office, a Regional office (Copenhagen, Brazzaville, Cairo, Manila, New Delhi or Washington) or headquarters ( Geneva, Switzerland). Candidates should be more than 21 years, after 3rd year in University, and preferably some clinical experience if possible. We also welcome professors in sabbatical year or volunteers. Please note these are non-paid positions. Time of stay between 6 weeks and 3 months.  More information in http://www.who.int/employment/internship/en /
 
2.       Biomedical Engineering (or related field), with more than 4 years of experience,  for short term contracts in WHO, based in Geneva, Switzerland, any of the project below: to start in the next weeks.

A.  Medical Devices for Cancer care,  
a.  The goal of the project is to define the medical devices used for prevention, diagnostics, treatment and palliative care, for the following types of cancer: lung, prostate, colon, breast, cervical  and leukaemia , based in clinical guidelines, protocols and evidence based medicine.  Studies will be conducted in 5  low income countries.  Timeframe:  contract less than 6 months , between October  or- November 2014 to  April 2015. (note: 2.5 days of vacations per month)

 

B.      Medical devices for Neonatal care
a.       To support the WHO work on medical devices for the UN Commission on Life Saving Commodities, particularly on the neonatal resuscitation devices. Experience in technical specifications, standards and use of these devices  is required. Knowledge of regulatory approval is important. Work will involve interaction/ communication with biomedical engineers or procurement responsibles in 49 low income countries, and finding data from manufacturers.  The   Contract would be from  mid  October to 20th December.

 

Terms of reference  will be available for the ones that comply with the above mentioned requirements, are interested and might be available for the required timelines.The interested candidates are required to have excellent  knowledge of English  and other UN language, ( French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese or Russian). Good written and oral skills, desire to work for global health concerns, particularly for low resource settings. Please note that salaries and support for living in Geneva will be according to your CV, and experience,  according to UN salaries.  If you are selected, your travel will be provided.

 

If you are interested and have availability, please let us know, sending your preliminary  CV to medicaldevices@who.int

 

            

Note: If you want to leave your CV for further considerations in WHO, be for intern or for job, please fill the WHO format at: http://www.who.int/employment/en/

Technical Officer (Biomedical), Tan Tock Seng Hospital

On September 24th, 2014


Responsible for preventive/corrective maintenance and commissioning of medical equipment/system.
Assist in the investigation of difficult technical problems, as well as updating of service records.


Qualifications:

  • Diploma in Biomedical/Electronics/Electrical Engineering preferably with working  experience. Those with ITC/NTC3 certificates and considerable years of working experience will also be considered.
  • Computer literate
  •  Ability to work independently


Graduating students can apply too.


Please send resume to:
Mr Png Thiam Peng (BME Manager) at thiam_peng_png@ttsh.com.sg.

Position of Engineering Manager Algorithms and Biomedical Informatics

 

Please refer to the attached Job Description for the above vacancy. Download here for the job description.

Interested party should apply through the following personnel :

Position of Investment Manager/AVP – Biomedical Sciences

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify and originate investment opportunities to achieve investment mandates
  • Assess commercial viability, conduct due diligence on investment targets
  • Structure investments and negotiate investment terms
  • Guide portfolio companies to grow value and achieve higher return on investment
  • Advise portfolio companies on strategy implementation, management selection and business development

Requirements: 

  • Master/ Bachelor Degree in Medicine, Bioengineering, Biological Science or Pharmacy
  • At least 5 years of investment experience and working industry knowledge in medical devices and digital healthcare sectors
  • Relevant industry/operation background would be a significant advantage
  • Excellent relationship management capabilities, communication and presentation skills
  • Teamplayer with strong abilities to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment

If you want to work in a dynamic environment and are keen to make an impact on Singapore’s economy, email your covering letter and comprehensive resume detailing your academic qualifications, working experience and current/expected salaries to HR Department at recruitment@edbi.com.

Industry Development & Regional Collaboration Manager Position

Singapore-Stanford Biodesign (SSB) is recruiting a new staff into the program office – an Industry Development & Regional Collaboration Manager. The new manager will be reporting to SSB Program Director; to develop further program offerings and support SSB industry development (such as Corporate Membership) and regional partnership (such as Train-the-Trainers) initiatives.

Details of the job scope and requirements are as stated in the following link:
http://sg.dimension.jobsdb.com/career/Default.asp?PID=3&AC=ASTAR&EC=SERC&GC=&JobID=8037&LID=1&SGB371659487485886

Please direct all queries to SSB.

Assistant Engineer (KKH/OPS-BME/0214/001)

Reporting to the Biomedical Engineer, you will be responsible for the commissioning, repair and maintenance of medical equipment. You are also required to carry out safety and hazard investigation and inventory management.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Biomedical/Electronics Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years’ relevant work experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Committed, proactive and highly motivated individual with good interpersonal and communication skills

https://sg.dimension.jobsdb.com/career/Default.asp?PID=3&AC=SGH&EC=004&GC=&JobID=10164&LID=1&SGB390664309263230

Interested applicants may submit their application through the career page on the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital website.

NOTE: please do not contact BES(Singapore) on the details/application status of this job posting.
 All queries should be directed to KKH.

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