Laboratory Assistant-Kabarole District Service Commission
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
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REF NO: KAB/DSC/156/1/03/2020Job purpose:
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill vacant positions that exist in Fort Portal Municipal Council. Applications should be submitted in triplicates on Public Service Commission Form 3 (Revised 2008) to the Secretary District Service Commission, Kabarole P.O. Box 38 Fort Portal to be received not later thaService Commission Offices, situated on 2nd floor, Farmers House, Kampala, and District Service Commission Offi ces all over the Country. Application should bear the title of the post clearly applied for and its reference number specified against the vacancy. Applicants MUST attach on each application form certified photocopies of all academic certificates and transcripts. Where applicable, Registration Certificates and annual practicing licenses should also be attached. A recent passport size photograph and a copy of the National Identity Card should be attached on each application form. Employment documents should also be provided where necessary. Serving Officers MUST route their applications through the Accounting Offi cer/Responsible offi cer who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delays. Applications that are not properly routed will not be considered. Qualified women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Below are the Job Titles, Salary Scale, and the number of vacancies. For detailed information please refer to the Job Description and Specifications for Local Governments 2011 and 2017 on the Ministry of Public Service Commission website www.publicservice.co.ug and a detailed advert has been displayed on the District Service Commission Offices, Fort Portal Municipal Council and District Headquarters Public notice boards
To conduct generalized laboratory investigations for disease diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and control. Qualifications
• Must have a Diploma in Medical Laboratory Techniques from a recognized Institution.
• Must be registered and licensed with the Allied Health Professionals Council.
i. Analyzing and interpreting laboratory test results and submit reports;
ii. Liaising with Ward management in the preparation of patients for Laboratory tests;
iii. Advising Clinical Staff in collection, handling and transportation of specimens to the Laboratory;
iv. Requisitioning and accounting for laboratory materials and sundries;
v. Maintaining an inventory of the laboratory equipment and ensure their functionality;
vi. Enforcing safety and quality control measures in the laboratory;
vii. Participating in primary health care activities;
viii. Compiling, analyzing and preparing performance reports for submission to relevant authorities; and
ix. Carrying out research activities.Required education
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)