Laboratory Technician - Kitgum Municipal Council
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
You have 13 days left to apply for this job.
REF. NUMBER: DSC/KIT/18/53Job purpose:
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the posts specified herein. Applications must be submitted in triplicate on PSC Form 3 (revised 2008) to The Secretary, District Service Commission, P.O. BOX 28, Kitgum, to reach him not later than four weeks from the date of this advertisement by 5:00 p.m.Candidates should attach 3 Certified copies of Certificates/Diplomas/ Degrees, and Identity Cards plus 3 Coloured recent passport size photographs. Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the Reference Number specified against the vacancy. Serving Officers are advised to route their applications through their Heads of Departments/Accounting Officers. No candidate should apply for more than one post.
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)