Laboratory Assistant- Katakwi District Local Government
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
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Reference Number: DSC 522/04/01/2020KJob purpose:
Job application procedure
Applications are invited from the suitably qualified Ugandans for the posts available in Katakwi District Local Government. The applications must be submitted in triplicate on PSF NO.3 (2008) to the Office of Principal Human Resource Officer, District Service Commission and PO BOX 74 Katakwi, to be received not later than Monday 6th April, 2020 at 5.00 PM
The Applications are Obtainable free of charge from any District Service Commission Offices countrywide or Public Service Commission Offices, 2nd floor Farmers' House, Parliament Avenue Kampala.
Application forms should bear titles as well as the Reference numbers specified against the vacancy and the telephone contact. Applicants should attach certified copies of their o Level & A ‘Level, Certificates, Diploma, Degree, Postgraduate and Masters transcripts & Certificates, CV and recent passport size photograph to each form. Qualifications from the recognized Awarding Institutions shall only be considered.
The Job Descriptions and Person Specifications for the posts declared below can be obtained from the Ministry of Public Service websites www.publicservice.go.ug or www.psc.go.ugor from Katakwi District Service Notice Boards. The Serving Officers must route their applications through their responsible Officers.
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)