Data Capturer/ Driver

Full Time

Overall Responsibilities

The Data Capturer/ Driver will carry out Digital Chest X-Ray (DCXR) screening data capturing, and other data management related activities as assigned. This position will support the capturing, verification, and reporting of data at supported health facilities and community level, with a specific focus on TB data; and will ensure that all data is up to date and that any linkage referrals are identified and reported to facility staff responsible for tracking and tracing of patients. The Data Capturer/ Driver will also be responsible for driving of the DCXR van to identified sites or outreach service points.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Capture, record, and report on all data collected from TB screening in communities and facilities 
  • Generate daily, weekly, and monthly reporting of data for reporting
  • Collect and verify data monthly and quarterly to ensure data quality and conduct data clean-up as required. 
  • Provide system generated data and compile reports on successes and challenges to the facility, sub-district/district monthly and quarterly
  • Carry out filing, administrative duties and any ad-hoc duties as required
  • Actively participate in setting up and preparing for daily activities.
  • Drive DCXR vehicles for community outreach purposes
  • Conduct social mobilization for demand creation

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Effective data management skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Decision making ability 
  • Knowledge of TB and HIV
  • Experience in recording and reporting of TB and HIV data
  • Knowledge of any health systems will be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with stakeholders 
  • Customer focused and results driven 
  • Good conflict resolution skills

Minimum Qualification, Education and Experience:

  • Grade 12  
  • At least two years’ experience in data capturing and reporting 
  • A minimum of two years’ experience as a driver
  • Experience in recording and reporting of TB and HIV data 
  • Knowledge of capturing data in any health M&E systems ( and/or DHIS) will be advantageous 
  • Experience in Microsoft Packages 
  • Valid South African code 10 driver’s license plus Professional Driver Permit (PDP)
  • Be compliant with all local driving laws and regulations.
  • Willing to travel and work after hours