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The U.S. Mission in Phnom Penh is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Nurse for the Health Unit, Department of State.
The incumbent performs professional nursing duties in Health Unit. The incumbent will have responsibility of all aspects of the Embassy Medical Unit Program including providing supportive care and treatment, health education and preventive health care.
Salary: The annual salary range for this position is USD 16,441 – 25,489.
Required Qualifications
EDUCATION: University Degree in Nursing or Medical degree is required.
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of work experience in a busy medical setting is required.
LANGUAGE: Level IV (fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing English and Khmer are required. (This will be tested.)
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Must be fluent in use of professional medical terminology. Must have professional nursing abilities and be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Must have good computer skills, including ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word and Excel.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Must have expert knowledge in the use of medical office equipment, i.e., pulse and oxygen units and knowledge in conducting vision screening, blood pressure testing, and other medical procedures. Must be able to participate in continuing professional study and attendance at workshops to update medical knowledge. Must be discrete, resourceful and dependable, and able to maintain medical confidentially.
Application Procedure
The application deadline is October 09, 2017. Interested candidates must submit applications by email to using the “Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174)” form. The application form and complete details on this position can be found at
Note: All Ordinarily Resident (OR) applicants must have the required work and/or residency permits to be eligible for consideration.

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