Medical Laboratory Technician Job at Bank of Uganda

at Bank of Uganda
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted November 21, 2020
Category Health Jobs in Uganda
Job Type Freelance

Description

Deadline of this Job:
04 December 2020

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

JOB DETAILS:
Applications are invited from qualified Ugandans to fill the following position in the Medical Department, Bank of Uganda;
JOB TITLE: Medical Laboratory Technician
JOB REFERENCE: MD6.03
RANK: MSUPII
REPORTS TO: HEAD CLINICAL DIVISION
JOB PURPOSE
To provide quality and timely Laboratory reports for treatment and prevention of diseases by conducting medical laboratory investigations cost effectively and safely. .

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Collect samples of blood and other body fluids for analysis.
• Analyze samples of blood and other body fluids using various techniques and procedures and report findings to clinicians.
• Maintain a safe and clean working environment.
• Operate, maintain and calibrate laboratory equipment.
• Protect patients/clients by adhering to infection control and safe disposal of hazardous waste.
• Participate in both Internal and External Quality Control.
• Participate in ordering of Laboratory supplies.
• Producing laboratory reports/records and monthly reports.
• Any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• A Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology, from a reputable institution.
• Must be registered with Allied Health Professional Council.
• Must have a valid Annual Practicing License.

EXPERIENCE:
• Minimum of five (5) years working experience in a clinical laboratory from a recognized institution.

AGE: A minimum of 30 years and maximum of 40 years as at the date of the close of the advertisement. Candidates should have been born on or after 4th December 1980 but not later 4th December 1990.

Technical Competencies
• Knowledge of the principles, methods, materials, equipment and techniques of Medical laboratory technology.
• Equipment maintenance.
• Analyzing samples & lab information.
• Organization of lab workflows interpretation and reporting of lab observations.
• Basic computer knowledge and skills in Microsoft Office elements.
Behavioral Skills
• Skills in both verbal and written communication.
• Good Interpersonal skills.
• Good work ethics.

Work Hours: 8

Job application procedure
Salary and Benefits for these positions are generous and attractive.
All applications should be forwarded electronically using the iRecruitment link on the BOU website ( https://www.bou.or.ug/bou/bouwebsite/Careers/Available-Vacancies/ ) A User guide labelled Bank of Uganda l-Recruitment Instructions is available on the BOU website.
Please take note of the following;
• Management reserves the right to terminate applicants found with concealed or falsified information and academic credentials.
• Candidates MUST use the standard BoU Curriculum Vitae format as their Curriculum Vitae format. Candidates that use a Curriculum Vitae Format other than the mentioned BoU Curriculum Vitae format shall be disqualified. The Curriculum vitae: should contain names of 3(three) referees and their contacts.
• Candidates MUST attach scanned certified copies of academic credentials and professional training certificates.
The maximum size of attachments in the online application is 500Kb.
Multiple documents of sizes smaller than 500Kb can be attached.
To reach NOT later than Friday 4th December 2020.