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Laboratory Technologist - Biochemistry at Mater Misericordiae Hospital

  • Experience Required:5 Years
  • Total Positions:1
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Category: Medical
  • Minimum Education: Higher Diploma
  • Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Posted on: May 23, 2023
  • Last Date: May 31, 2023

Job Description

Position Summary
Ensure smooth running of laboratory services within the hospital. Analyse samples and release accurate results within reasonable time to guide the Doctors on proper diagnosis and treatment

Main Duties
• Receiving patient samples for laboratory analysis
• Ensure all lab test procedures are conducted as per the SOPs
• Participate in continuous medical education programs of the department
• Assist in training of new staff and students on internship
• Write and review SOPs
• Monitor turnaround times
• Monitor reagents and supplies to ensure the department has enough supplies while ensuring maximum utilization and efficiency
• Ensure compliances of all the daily quality assurance requirements in the sections
• Perform daily equipment maintenance and track planned preventive maintenance
• Participate in department and hospital CMEs
• Liaise with Laboratory Manager on new laboratory procedures to ensure that the laboratory is abreast with fast developing technology
• Market services offered in the department
• Supervise the daily performance of laboratory technologists assigned to the section
• Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Laboratory Manager or designee from time to time

Required Qualifications for the Position
• Holder of HND or BSC in Medical Laboratory Sciences from a recognized institution
• Must have current KMLTTB license
• Minimum 5 years of experience as a laboratory technologist in a busy hospital laboratory
• Minimum 3 years of experience in biochemistry
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Keen on detail with high degree of accuracy
• High degree of administrative capability and good leadership skills
• In depth knowledge regarding ISO 15189 will be an added advantage

Skills Required

Communication Skills
Accuracy and Attention to Detail
Medical Laboratory Technology

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