Medical Laboratory Technologist Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Medical
Laboratory Technologist

Hiring Organization: CFK
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Non
Profit Charitable Institution
Job Type: Full
Time
Salary: KES
Competitive
Date Posted: 12/21/2023

About
CFK Africa

Founded
in 2001, CFK Africa (formerly Carolina for Kibera) exists to improve community
health outreach, clinical services, and youth development in the informal
settlements in Kenya. CFK Africa combines service with responsible research to
inform and assist participatory development in other informal settlements
globally.


To learn
more about CFK’s history and programs, please visit: http://cfkafrica.org
Medical Laboratory Technologist
The Medical Laboratory Technologist will be responsible for collection,
preparation, and analysis of samples/specimen in the labs. Observe all SOPs in
the laboratory and participate in updating them when required.

Key
responsibilities include:

Cleaning
and sterilizing laboratory glassware, surfaces, and equipment. Observing
standard, Infection prevention control measures.

Chatting
of laboratory logs for temperature, bench, equipment, and processed
samples.

Carry
out Quality control on laboratory equipment and procedures according to
organization’s standard policies.

Collecting
of clinical specimens for analysis-blood, stool, urine, sputum.

Packaging
and transportation of specimen which are processed in the satellite
laboratory.

Reporting
and documenting of laboratory results

Respect
strict adherence to patient confidentiality.

Stock
management of laboratory supplies.

Preparing
of laboratory reagents

Mentor
interns and students who will be attached to the lab.

Any
other related duties as assigned from time to time.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s
degree in medical laboratory technology or equivalent from a recognized
institution.

Minimum
3-years similar work experience.

Registration
and License by KMLTTB.

Ability
to work with minimum supervision.

Ability
to analyze and evaluate data critically.

Ability
to prepare and keep budgets.

Computer
literate.

Compensation:

Compensation
is dependent upon on qualifications and experience in line with CFK Africa
Salary Band.

How To
Apply

Qualified
candidates should submit their CV, current and expected salary to recruitment@cfkafrica.org and
fill the application
form
 by 31st
December 2023 
by 5:00pm. Kibera residents are encouraged
to apply. Applicants from Kibera and other informal settlements are encouraged
to apply.
CFK Africa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against
race, color, religion, gender, physical and mental disability, and age.

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