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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Laboratory Technician (Histo Technician) Job at Uganda Cancer Institute - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Laboratory Technician (Histo Technician) 

Jobs at:
Uganda Cancer Institute

Deadline of this Job:
31st August 2018 

Duty Station:

Date Posted: 13th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time


Mandated by the Uganda Cancer Institute Act of 2016, the UCI is an autonomous body, with the mandate to, among others, undertake and coordinate the management of cancer and cancer-related diseases in Uganda. it is critical to the evolution of a National Centre of Excellence, providing specialized treatment and care for all types of cancer using all the available subspecialty expertise possible, as well as engineering oncology-centered research and training.

Post: Laboratory Technician (Histo Technician)
No. of Vacancies: 01
Salary Scale: U5
Reports to: Pharmacist

Qualifications and experience
  • Must have a Diploma in medical laboratory or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • Must be registered with the Allied Health Professionals i Council
Duties and responsibilities
  • Participate in carrying out Laboratory investigations, interpret results and submit reports to the clinicians
  • Prepare reagents and ensure that similar preparations by I junior staff are in keeping with established procedures
  • Liaise with ward management in the preparation of patients for laboratory tests
  • To care for and service laboratory equipment and maintain an inventory
  • Participate in primary healthcare activities and research
  • Compiling and submitting periodic reports
  • Carrying out any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Job application procedure
Uganda Cancer institute therefore seeks to recruit suitably qualified, self-driven, result oriented, dynamic and competent Ugandans to fill the following vacant positions. Interested persons should address their applications including copies of their academic, professional transcripts, certificates, curriculum vitae, and employment records to the Executive Director Uganda Cancer Institute, P.O Box 3935 Kampala.
The applications should be delivered to the Registry on Administrative Block. The deadline for receiving the applications is 31st August 2018. You can also download the same advert from the Institute's website: