Research Assistant (Surveillance)

Posted By: John Snow India Private Limited (JSIPL)


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Public Health/WASH

Job Description

The Research Assistant (Surveillance) will be responsible for performing the task below

  • Supporting the Site Surveillance Officer (SSO) in screening the patients and preparing line lists of eligible patients
  • Assist in tracking and follow ups of eligible patients
  • Ensure that reporting forms are completed as per project protocol
  • Ensure timely data collection and analysis while maintaining data integrity
  • Support the SSO in data analysis and generate reports
  • Highlight issues and challenges in processes and try to resolve locally
  • Day to day management of the project including logistics (if any required)
  • Coordinate with the national team and site nodal officer
  • Any other work assigned by ITSU or JSI

Qualifications and Skills

JSI seeks a results-oriented individual with the ability to support the team in managing multiple concurrent tasks and meet tight deadlines with attention to detail. The successful candidate is required to have:

  • Graduate (Bachelors’ degree in science or graduation in any science subject) with at least 2 years’ experience, preferably in health sector
  • Experience of working in any public health surveillance or hospital-based project, data collection operations in surveys.
  • Awareness regarding Covid 19 vaccines and vaccination programme
  • Basic knowledge of computers especially operating MS Office, use of internet, mobile and tablet for data collection
  • Fostering integration and team work
  • Good command of English/Hindi and any regional language - both written and spoken

Application Process

Please review the detailed Job Description and submit your application online on the following link (please copy and paste the link in your browser)


JSI India subscribes to a policy of equal opportunity. Applicants for employment will not be discriminated against on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, caste, ancestry, creed, religion, gender, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, sexual preference, genetic information, political affiliation, or military status (special disabled veterans or veteran status) in any employment decisions.


Please note that the last date of applying for this position is August 10, 2022.


We appreciate your interest in working with us, however, due to the large volume of applications received, only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.

Desired Candidate Profile


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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:John Snow India Private Limited (JSIPL)
  • About Organization:ohn Snow India Private Limited (JSIPL) is a subsidiary of John Snow, Inc. (JSI), a health care consulting and research organization dedicated to improving the health of individuals and communities in the U.S. and around the world. JSI's mission is to improve the health of underserved people and communities and to provide a place where people of passion and commitment can pursue this cause. For 35 years, Boston-based JSI and its affiliates have provided high-quality technical and managerial assistance to public health programs worldwide. JSI has implemented projects in 106 countries, and currently operates from eight U.S. and 81 international offices, with more than 500 U.S.-based professionals and 1,600 host country staff. In India, JSIPL implements and manages several public health projects in the areas of maternal, child and newborn health; supply chain logistics; immunization; and HIV.