Abt Associates, a major American business and government research, technical assistance, and consulting company, manages the USAID-funded Vector Control Task Order 1. Task Order 1 supports the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) and USAID to plan and implement an integrated vector control approach with the overall goal of reducing the burden of malaria. Abt has implemented indoor residual spraying (IRS) for PMI since 2011, delivering high-quality IRS programs and gathering the most comprehensive vector control entomological data in the world. Under this contract, Abt will expand entomological monitoring to guide programs focused on insecticide-treated mosquito nets and IRS and continue to assist PMI in reducing the burden of malaria through IRS and capacity building in 22 African countries where malaria is endemic. Abt will also continue to support PMI in IRS monitoring and evaluation, as well as environmental compliance.
Under the supervision of the Entomology coordinator, the Entomology Laboratory and Insectary Technician will be responsible for entomology laboratory activities and assist with insectary activities.
Specific duties and responsibilities include the following:
Qualification requirements include the following:
How to Apply
For consideration, please send your application which must include a CV, recent pay slip and copy of educational certificates e.g. diploma, degree to the email below:
Incomplete applications shall not be considered