Agency:Department of Science and Technology
MIMAROPA Region
Position:Science Research Specialist I
Item Number:N/A
Place of Assignment:DOST-MIMAROPA Regional Office, Bicutan, Taguig City
Number of Vacancies:One (1)
Minimum Qualifications 
Education:At least Bachelor’s/College Degree in Nursing, Midwifery or related fields 
Skills and Abilities
  • Driving
  • Car maintenance and repair
Experience/Training:
  1. Licensed health professional preferably a Nurse or Midwife with least 3 months experience;
  2. Be a native speaker of the predominant language or dialect in the region;
  3. Have experience preferably as a trainer;
  4. Proficiency in written and oral communication;
  5. Knowledgeable in computer application; and
  6. Willing to exceed beyond working hours, if necessary.
Eligibility:Career Service (Professional); Appropriate Eligibility for Second Level Position
 Job Description: 

Under general supervision and direction of his/her regional office, the Regional Training Coordinator (SRS I) shall report at the DOST Regional Office and perform the following:

  1. The scope and responsibilities of the RTCs is only the deployment of the RxBox 1000 devices and that their priority is the RxBox project.
  2. Act as lead-trainer in RxBox 1000 training, deployment and post-deployment activities in the region.
  3. Act as a conduit between UP Manila – National Telehealth Center (UPM-NTHC) and the RxBox 1000 Regional Management Team (RMT).
    • Together with the members of the RxBox 1000 RMT, he/she shall:
      Plan for the training, deployment and monitoring of the RxBox 1000 project in the region;
      o Lead in the conceptualization of appropriate regional training and deployment strategies;
    • Recruit and train a regional pool of trainers;
    • Ensure the training competencies of the RMT members by participating in training activities and programs supervised by the UPM-NTHC and approval of their respective DOST Regional Offices;
    • Travel to the site when necessary for pre-deployment activities (i.e. orientation, stakeholders meeting), field monitoring or support provision;
    • Perform daily operations tasks related to the implementation of the project;
    • nsure proper documentation of all project data in the region;
    • Update and maintain a database of RxBox 1000 recipients and stakeholders as well as the regional counterparts from the Department of Health (DOH) Regional Office;
    • Consolidate data into required including but not limited to
      • Status of implementation
      • Report to UP NTHC on device-related issues and concerns;
DOST-MIMAROPA encourages interested and qualified applicant including persons with disability (PWD), members of indigenous communities and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities (SOGI) to submit and/or send application letter and resume / curriculum vitae
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