|Essential Job Duties/Scope of Work:|
International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
The Emergency Field Hospital – Water and Sanitation Intern will assist the Emergency Field Hospital Manager and the Emergency Response Unit in achieving the World Health Organization’s Minimum Standards for Emergency Medical Teams. The intern will learn how International Medical Corps’ Emergency Field Hospital operates and will learn how to develop Standard Operating Procedures specifically for the hospital’s Water and Sanitation processes and its mission while applying Sphere and WHO standards.
SCOPE OF WORK:
Compliance & Ethics
|SKILLS and REQUIREMENTS:|
• Currently enrolled or graduated from in a Water Engineering Master’s Program or something similar
Emergency Field Hospital – Water and Sanitation Intern
International Medical Corps
Los Angeles, CA or Washington, DC, United States 🇺🇸