Government job opportunity for Pharmacist under Health Medical and Family Welfare- Apply before 31st Oct’ 2023

Health Medical and Family Welfare

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About Health Medical and Family Welfare

Roles and Responsibilities in Health:

  1. Healthcare Providers (Doctors, Nurses, etc.):
    • Diagnosing and treating illnesses and injuries.
    • Providing preventive care and health education.
    • Conducting medical research.
  2. Public Health Officials:
    • Monitoring and managing public health issues.
    • Creating and implementing health policies.
    • Responding to disease outbreaks and emergencies.
  3. Pharmacists:
    • Dispensing medications and providing drug information.
    • Ensuring safe and effective use of medications.
  4. Health Educators:
    • Promoting healthy behaviors and lifestyles.
    • Conducting community health programs and awareness campaigns.
  5. Healthcare Administrators:
    • Managing healthcare facilities and resources.
    • Ensuring compliance with regulations and quality standards.

Roles and Responsibilities in Medical Care:

  1. Surgeons and Specialists:
    • Performing surgical procedures and specialized medical treatments.
  2. Paramedics and EMTs (Emergency Medical Technicians):
    • Providing emergency medical care and transportation.
    • Stabilizing patients during emergencies.
  3. Medical Technicians and Radiologists:
    • Conducting medical tests and diagnostic imaging.
  4. Medical Researchers:
    • Conducting studies to advance medical knowledge.
    • Developing new treatments and therapies.

Roles and Responsibilities in Family Welfare:

  1. Family Counselors and Therapists:
    • Providing counseling and support for individuals and families.
    • Addressing relationship, mental health, and family-related issues.
  2. Child Welfare Workers:
    • Ensuring the safety and well-being of children.
    • Investigating cases of abuse or neglect.
  3. Social Workers:
    • Assisting families in crisis with resources and support.
    • Advocating for vulnerable populations.
  4. Family Planning and Reproductive Health Specialists:
    • Providing education and services for family planning.
    • Ensuring access to contraception and reproductive healthcare.
  5. Adoption and Foster Care Agencies:
    • Facilitating adoption and foster care placements.
    • Ensuring the welfare of children in these systems.

These are general roles and responsibilities within the fields of health, medical care, and family welfare. Specific duties can vary depending on the particular position, organization, and country’s healthcare system.

Recruitment of ART Pharmacist on Contract Basis

Applications are invited for the position of ART Pharmacist on a one-year contract in Kakinada District.



ART Pharmacist

Number of Posts:

1 (Open Category – General)

Remuneration per Month (in Rs):


Educational Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy from a recognized institute.
  2. Diploma in Pharmacy with a minimum of 3 years of healthcare experience.

Note: Must be registered with the State Pharmacy Council.

Age: Maximum age limit is 42 years (as of 01.07.2022) with applicable relaxations:

  • SC, ST, BC, and EWS candidates: 5 years
  • Ex-service Men: 3 years (in addition to the length of service in the armed forces)
  • Differently abled persons: 10 years
  • Maximum age limit for Medical Officer is 62 years, and for other cadres, it’s 52 years with all relaxations combined.

Application Fee:

  • OC candidates: Rs. 250/-
  • SC/ST/BC/Physically challenged candidates: Exempted

Method of Selection:

Total Marks: 100

  • 75% based on aggregate marks in qualifying examination.
  • Up to 10 marks for every completed year after acquiring the required qualification.
  • Up to 15% for candidates with contract/outsourcing/honorarium experience, with additional weightage for COVID-19 service.
  • Additional weightage based on working area (Tribal, Rural, Urban).

Tenure of Appointment and Important Conditions:

Contract/outsourcing posts have an initial one-year tenure, extendable per government instructions. The District Selection Committee reserves the right to terminate contracts with one month’s notice.

Documents to be Enclosed with Application:

  • SSC or equivalent certificate (date of birth).
  • Pass certificates for the relevant qualifications.
  • Proof of appearance for the qualifying examination (if applicable).
  • Marks memos for all years of the qualifying examination.
  • Valid registration certificate in A.P. Para Medical Board or relevant council.
  • Study certificates from class IV to X or local candidature certificate.
  • Valid caste certificate (if applicable).
  • Latest EWS certificate (for EWS candidates).
  • Disability certificate (if applicable).
  • Service certificate for claiming weightage.
  • Any other relevant certificates.

Important Information to Candidates:

  • Selected candidates must stay at the designated headquarters.
  • Adherence to government rules and regulations is mandatory.
  • Candidates are advised to regularly check the official website for updates.

Application Submission:

All duly filled applications should be submitted in person at the District Leprosy, AIDS & TB Office, 2nd Floor, O/o. District Medical and Health Office, Kakinada, Kakinada District.

Last Date: October 31, 2023, at 5:00 PM on all working days.

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