Laboratory Assistant- Sheema District Local Government
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
You have 10 days left to apply for this job.
Reference Number: DSC/SDLG/07/20Job purpose:
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant posts currently available in Sheema District Local Government and Sheema Municipal Council. Application forms (PS Form 3) can be obtained from the Public Service Commission, Kampala and District Service Commissions countrywide and all Local Government Headquarters. The application forms should be submitted in triplicate to the Secretary District Service Commission, Sheema District P.O. Box 160, Kabwohe not later than April 7th 2020. Hand written applications are also acceptable. Applicants should attach Certified photocopies of their academic transcripts, certificates and professional papers, plus three (3 copies of recent identical passport size photographs). Serving officers should route their applications through their Responsible officers who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delays. Only short-listed applicants shall be contacted. The details of this advert can be obtained from Sheema District Service Commission notice board, the job Description and Personal Specification can be viewed on the Ministry of Public Service website ( www.publicservice.go.ug)
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)