Laboratory Technologist

Medical Laboratory Technologist

We are looking for a motivated, self-driven and qualified medical lab tech to help in delivery of quality services by offering quality, timely and accurate lab diagnostics.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain medical laboratory equipment performance by establishing quality standards; developing operations, quality, and troubleshooting procedures; ensuring staff compliance; certifying instrument performance; arranging equipment replacement, service, and repair.
  • Establish and implement written operating procedures and protocols for the laboratory and ensure compliance with the same.
  • Conduct chemical analyses of body fluids, such as blood and urine, using microscope or automatic analyzer to detect abnormalities or diseases and enter findings into the computer.
  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical laboratory equipment in readiness for services.
  • Conduct blood tests for transfusion purposes and perform blood counts.
  • Obtain specimens, cultivating, isolating and identifying microorganisms for analysis.
  • Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
  • Provide medical laboratory diagnostic and therapeutic information, products, and services by establishing specimen preparation procedures; developing and implementing
  • Analytical procedures; evaluating laboratory information; reporting results according to protocols mandated by the hospital and professional procedures.
  • Receive patients and the laboratory request forms and direct them accordingly.
  • Keep records of all laboratory activities, including stock keeping.
  • Use relevant information and individual judgement to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations or standards.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma  in Medical Laboratory
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Registered and licensed by the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians & Technologists Board
  • Ability to build relationships, a good team player, good communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply

  • Interested candidates are requested to email their documents application letter and other particulars to  hr@lodwarhillshosp.org  or apply online on our website at https://lodwarhillshosp.org/job-openings/ INDICATE THE POSITION APPLIED FOR ON THE EMAIL SUBJECT
  • We do not charge fees at any stage of our recruitment process.
  • only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted
Job Category: Lab Technologist
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lodwar Turkana County

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