Entomology Field Coordinator Job 2023 at Lilongwe by Abt Associates

Entomology Field Coordinator Job 2023 at Lilongwe by Abt Associates Career. Abt Associates, an international NGO operating in Malawi, is currently searching for a highly qualified Entomology Field Coordinator to join their team.

Entomology Field Coordinator Job 2023 at Lilongwe by Abt Associates

Abt Associates is an engine for social impact, fueled by caring, curiosity and cutting-edge research that moves people from vulnerability to security. Whether it’s welfare or weather disasters, the environment or economics, agriculture or HIV and AIDS, we address the world’s most pressing issues. Our work is diverse and so is our bold workforce. We never fail to ask “What if?” We identify patterns, we search for the best way.

Vacancy Post Name:

  • Entomology Field Coordinator

Number of Vacant Post

  • 01 (One)

Organization Name:

  • Abt Associates

Last Date to Apply

  • 20th March 2023

Job Location

  • Lilongwe, Malawi

Employment Type

  • Full-time

Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field.
  • Master’s degree in relevant field.
  • PhD in relevant field.

Experience Required

  • At least 09 to 04 years of relevant experience is required.
  • At least 5 years demonstrated experience in entomological field activities.

Language Required:

  • Fluency in English Language is Required.

Core Responsibilities:

Support implementation of the following set of entomological field activities:

  • Monitor vector density and behavior pre- and post-deployment of vector control interventions using standard mosquito sampling methods.
  • Establishment of sentinel sites.
  • Conduct bioassays to assess and monitor the bio-efficacy of insecticides used for indoor residual spraying (IRS) and insecticides used in the treatment mosquito nets (ITNs).
  • Support the implementation of human behavior data collection by adapting standard procedures to local context, providing training to data collectors, supervising collection, and leading analysis.
  • Assist with procurement requests related to the field entomological activities.
  • Adhere to the Standard Operational Procedures for all activities.
  • Work closely with the Entomology Database Manager and ensure proper and timely data recording and entry.
  • Participate in other field activities as required.
  • Support, when required, the Insectary Technicians in managing the insectary operations.
  • Frequent visits to the field and sentinel sites for mosquito collection

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