Medical Lab Technologist
Advert No. HR/06/2023
Purpose of the Job
The Technologist is responsible for assisting the Trainers
and Trainees by ensuring that practical sessions which are part of the
training are successful by availing the equipment and chemicals, preparing
protocols, recording students’ attendance, collecting practical reports
from the students, administering and supervising the practical session and
ensuring the safety of the students in the Laboratory. The Technologist
will also be responsible for carrying out Clinical
Diagnosis in the Clinic.
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology
Registered by Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and
3 Years working experience
Analytical, interpersonal, communication, organizational, and
time management skills.
Duties and responsibilities:
Clinical Diagnosis Laboratory.
Set up and dismantle apparatus and equipment for
demonstration and practical lessons, as requested and detailed by teaching
staff to ensure the practical session runs smoothly.
Perform demonstrations and provide technical support to the
trainees during the practicals.
Maintain laboratory inventory and ensure that all the
required equipment and chemicals are available for use when required.
Requisition laboratory consumables to ensure they are
replenished promptly to ensure laboratory operations run smoothly.
Maintain safe storage of laboratory chemicals and equipment
to prevent incidences of accidents in the laboratory.
Prepare a maintenance schedule for all laboratory equipment
for approval by the section head to ensure that all laboratory equipment
is in good working condition.
Ensure safe disposal of laboratory waste as per the
occupational safety and health standards.
Observe and ensure health and safety procedures are practiced
and enforced and all accidents are reported to the section head.
Advise the section head on the budgeting requirement for the
laboratory to ensure that all the laboratory requirements are factored
into the budget to promote smooth training.
Maintain all requisite records on the use of various
laboratory equipment and chemicals for accountability and future reference.
Segregate non-functional equipment and machines to ensure
safety in the laboratory and ensure they are disposed of per the safety
Report any breakdown of equipment to the section head for
purposes of decision-making on replacements.
Ensure Cleanliness of the laboratory and equipment therein to
ensure efficient operation of the laboratory.
How To Apply
Send your current CV,
Academic and Professional Certificates, and Testimonials to:
Principal, P.o Box 414-00900, Kiambu,
on or before C.O.B Monday 27th December, 2023 in
a brown, A4 envelope sealed and with the advert reference number indicated.
Hand delivery, Post Office or Courier.