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Friday, September 7, 2018

3 Lab Tech Jobs at Global Health Rescue - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Lab Tech (3) Ref No: LTD 01018 

Jobs at:
Global Health Rescue 

Deadline of this Job:
15th September 2018 

Duty Station:

Date Posted: 6th September 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


About the Company
JOB DETAILS:Department: Clinical Diagnostics
Salary: Attractive
Reports to: Medical officer
  • Must have a Diploma/degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or its equivalent from a recognized Institution.
  • Must be registered and licensed with the Allied Health Professionals Council.
Experience: Minimum of two (2yrs) of experience conducting similar work
Other requirements: Strong management, communication and interpersonal skills.

Key outputs:
  • Laboratory investigations done, results interpreted
  • Reagents prepared in accordance with the established procedures;
  • Advice to Clinical staff on proper collection, handling and transportation of specimen given
  • Primary health care activities supported;
  • Laboratory data compiled, analyzed and performance reports prepared;
  • Professional and service code of conduct enforced;
  • Laboratory equipment serviced and an inventory maintained;
  • Supplies for Laboratory work requisitioned and allocated resources accounted for;
  • Quality assurance for Laboratory tests enforced;
  • Research activities carried out.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Carry out disease diagnostic tests and assays in microbiology, bacteriology, serology, or molecular/PCR analyses and other areas as may be assigned to him/her by management.
  • Take part in sample collection, processing and transportation to diagnostic facilities under supervision
  • Actively participate in developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for relevant diagnostic assays and others as may arise from time to time.
  • Maintain quality management systems in the laboratory, develop standards, verify equipment functions and calibration.
  • The incumbent will ensure the laboratory environment is maintained clean, safe and secure at all times as specified in the set standard operating procedures and participate in any risk assessment and risk mitigation/ management procedures that may arise.
  • Ensure laboratory waste is managed according to approved SOPs and other international procedures and standards the laboratory is a subscribed to.
  • Maintain the quality and safety of laboratory equipment, reagents and supplies.
  • Work alongside the quality assurance officer to ensure the quality management in the laboratory conforms to international standards for accreditation, as well as make necessary personal efforts to undertake relevant trainings for accreditation.
  • The jobholder will formulate Annual Operations Plans and monthly work plans and ensure timely and constant supply of laboratory supplies and reagents.
  • Write their routine relevant reports.
  • Perform any other duty as assigned by Management and or supervisor from time to time.
Job application procedure
Please send the following documents by email to cc and quote the job title and reference number: Updated CV and cover letter which demonstrate that you are suitable for the job role including your contact information and three work related references in PDF format should be sent as one document. Attach copies of academic certificates and attach the GHR job application form. Since the system is automated, some applications that do not follow the above procedure can be missed out. Only short listed applicants will be contacted Deadline: 15th Sept, 2018 by 5 pm