The laboratory technologis/ Scientist will assist in accurate diagnosis through the delivery of a high-quality laboratory service.
The laboratory technologist will provide clinically competent, safe and proficient phlebotomy services and have a thorough knowledge of all aspects of cold chain regulation, quality control and infection control.
Carry out sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analysing of results according to standard operating procedures.
Draw quality blood samples using correct technique and sterile equipment.
Preparing specimens and samples following strict safety precautions.
Properly dispose of used needles in the appropriate containers.
Follow standard procedure with regards to needle stick injuries.
Responsible for accurately labelling all patient blood and bodily samples (with patient name, date of birth, date of sample collection etc.) in line with standard operating procedure.
Construct, maintain and operate standard laboratory equipment, for example centrifuges, titrators, pipetting machines and pH meters.
Receive blood from the Regional Blood Bank, test, and record accurate and detailed information prior to blood transfusion in line with national and local procedures.
Promptly report any potential hazards, breakages and faults to relevant authorities
Read the material safety data sheets for any hazardous products that you use and follow any recommended safety precautions.
Contribute to a safe and secure environment for patients, healthcare professionals and co-workers by following established standards and procedures.
Comply with all national legal regulations.
Report to the Laboratory Quality Assurance Manager weekly and monthly with specific statistics and quality control testing results.
Maintain patient confidence by keeping laboratory information confidential at all times.
Note: Entry Level Technologists and Scientists are encouraged to apply
Valid HPCZ practicing license for Science Laboratory Technologist as well as Biomedical Technologists and Scientists.
How to Apply
Send your detailed Curriculum Vitae Copies of your academic and professional qualifications