Pirimiti Community Hospital is one of the fastest growing hospitals under Zomba Diocese. The Hospital’s mission is to continue the healing ministry of Christ, promotion of human life, the provision of preventive, curative and rehabilitative services in holistic manner in accordance with the needs of the communities and call to compassion and having respect for dignity of the person in line with Catholic core values and principles. To achieve its mission statement, the Hospital is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the Position of Radiographer.



1. Job Title                           : Radiographer

2. Grade                               : K

3. Location                           : Pirimiti Community Hospital

4. Department                     :  Clinical

5. Reporting Officer    

                   5.1. Direct           : Chief Clinical Officer

                   5.2. Indirect       : Principal Medical Officer.

6. Job summary

The Radiographer will be responsible of providing X- ray services to patients regardless of their personal characteristics.

8. Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure a cordial welcoming and guiding x-ray clients.
  • Providing sound advice to patients before taking x-ray pictures.
  • Taking x-ray pictures on patient and interpret the results.
  • Checking and replacing chemicals for the dark room.
  • Ensure that radiology department has required resources through lobbying with management.
  • Preparation of radiology department budget and present it to management for approval.
  • Conducting audits of patient file to monitor patients care.  
  • Ordering resources for use in the x-ray department.
  • Scanning patients using the ultra sound scanning machine and interpret the results.
  • Conduct proper filling of x-ray pictures for future reference.
  • Promote a safe working environment by adhering to infection prevention procedures.
  • Supervise cleanliness of x-ray department and the junior staff.
  • Evaluate and monitoring the quality of radiographs.
  • Recording data in relevant registers.
  • Performing any other duties assigned by management from time to time.

8. Qualifications

  • Diploma in Radiography Technology obtained from recognized training institution
  • Registered with Medical Council of Malawi.
  • Preferably 2 years post – qualification experience is a busy hospital environment.

9. Knowledge, Ability and Skills

  • Well conversant with the Health system in Malawi
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to lead to lead a team
  • Effective communication skills
  • Customer service skill
  • Problem identification and solving skills
  • Empathetic and friendly

10.  Mode of Application

Interested candidates should submit their applications together with Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and contact details of three traceable referees by Monday, 16th July, 2018 to the addresses below.

The Hospital Director,

Pirimiti Community Hospital,

P.O. BOX 120,


Attention: Human Resources Management Officer.

Email Address: copy


Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.




Comment on advertised Job

Leila D.

12th of July, 2018 8:49:46 am

Location: Zomba

Employment Type: Contractual

Salary: Within the Grade K salary segment

Job deadline: 18th July, 2018

Company: Pirimiti Community Hospital

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