Project Technical Officer - Audiology - ICMR Multicentric ENT Project

Job Details

Post: Project Technical Officer - Audiology

Qualification: MASLP / MSc (Audiology) / BSc (Audiology

No. of Vacancies: One

Language: English and Kannada

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Experience: 0 - 1 year

Application Due Date: 30th June, 2018

Salary: Rs 30, 997/- pm

Brief Description about the Project:

  • Epidemiologic study of prevalence of hearing impairment in a South Indian region

Core Responsibilities:

  • Hearing screening in the field (house-to-house) followed by detailed evaluation of hearing capacity and hearing aid fitting

Key Skills:

  • Ability to perform Pure Tone Audiometry, Free Field Audiometry, Tympanometry, Otoacoustic Emission, Auditory Brain Stem Response, Data Entry in Excel

Specific Activities:

  • Train field workers to perform a questionnaire-based hearing screening
  • Perform hearing screening house-to-house during the survey
  • Perform detailed audiological examination in an acoustically-treated minibus in the field
  • Perform speech rehabilitation
  • Set up and co-ordinate a parental training program for children with hearing impairment
  • Hearing aid dispensing and programming
  • Customise ear moulds
  • Perform real ear measurements
  • Visit a remote tribal area in Tamil Nadu once a month for two days
  • Data entry for hearing evaluation details

To Apply: E-mail cover letter, CV and the names & contact details of referees to research.sjmc@gmail.com and cc to hr@sjri.res.in

For more information, please visit our website www.sjri.res.in