Employment at Debswana Diamond Company – Jwaneng Mine

Debswana Diamond Company – Jwaneng Mine would like to invite suitably qualified innovative, results oriented and self-driven individuals to apply for the position listed and described below and join a professional team driven by service excellence, where the demands of the business are met by encouraging team work and addressing the needs of the individual.


Ref: JWNG000311

Job Summary
To diagnose pathology by routine and specialized radiological procedures and investigate medical diagnostic ultrasound

Minimum Requirements
• Degree in Diagnostic Radiography and Diploma in Sonography
• Five (5) years’ experience in hospital environment
• Registration with the Botswana Health Services Professions Council

Key Effectiveness Areas
• Recommends and incorporates cost saving initiatives into budgets and controls the expenditure within approved parameters.
• Conducts all radiological procedures / examination to confirm or rule out suspected pathology and makes necessary recommendations
• Conducts ward radiologic examinations for bed ridden and critical ill patients and ensures both patients and staff are protected from ionising
• Assists Medical officers in operating theatre in image intensification controlled operative cholangiograms, removal of foreign bodies,
retrograde pyelograms and reduction of fractures by operating the image intensifier
• Prepares and mixes x-ray processing chemicals
• Conducts and monitors ultrasound examinations in the investigation of pathology e.g. pericardial effusion foetal abnormities, and gestational age

• Performs all ultrasound guided biopsy procedures and or needle aspirations and assist medical officers in ultrasound guided specific organ
injection of drugs
• Conducts ultrasound scans in trauma, acute and emergency cases to rule out major organic rapture and plan for immediate surgery e.g. in
case of immediate splenectomies in rapture spleen
• Design format for performance of all radiological examinations and coaches staff members in the examination and diagnostic approach and
ensures that professional and technical standards are adhered to
• Maintains and arranges radiation worker medical examinations and reports on radiographs taken and action follow ups

• Maintains high level standards of radiation safety for staff and patients and performs periodical radiation safety tests on equipment to rule
out radiation leakage
• Takes cognisance of and adheres to mine policies and procedures relating to inter-alia safety and environmental issues.
• Implements knowledge management principles through application of tools and methodologies to continuously improve and sustain
business performance
• Identifies and implements creative and innovative ideas to continuously improve and sustain business performance
• Manages the effectiveness areas of subordinates and reviews targets
• Establishes and maintains Business Partner relationships with all key stakeholders to facilitate the optimal functioning of the nursing section

Generic Competencies

• Communication skills
• Assertiveness
• Empathy (Hospitality)
• Conceptual skills
• Observance
• Integrity
• Time Management
• Conceptual skills
• Tenacity
• Initiative
• Decisiveness

Only candidates who meet the above requirements need apply enclosing a current curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates:

Email: recruitmentJWN@debswana.bw.Please indicate reference code in the subject line on both the email and application letter.

Closing date: 09 December 2017. NB: Only short listed candidates will be responded to