Topix Health Consulting, an online medical and health HR network, invites suitable and qualified candidates, on behalf of our client- a private health institution in South-East Nigeria, to apply for the position below :
Job Title : Medical Lab Scientist
Roles and Responsibilities
Good knowledge of laboratory equipment
Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
Maintaining and updating professional knowledge and taking responsibility for continuing professional development (CPD).
Perform all tasks, duties, and tests related to laboratory services
Process specimens utilizing protocols and technical knowledge
Perform quality control, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting protocols to ensure proper functioning of instruments, reagents, procedures, etc
Validate and report the results of tests performed
Able to meet Turnaround time and in conformance with applicable confidentiality requirements
Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practice.
Attend all trainings as required by the hospital, relevant national policies and Laboratory Practice license requirements
Research and develop new procedures as required.
Min required experience : At least 2 years post-NYSC working experience
Min Qualification : Bachelor’s Degree
Other Requirements :
Must have post-NYSC working experience.
Must be registered with a practising license.
Knowledge in the handling of laboratory equipment.
Knowledge in the use of standard operating procedures in the field.
BMLS / AMLSCN certificate will be an added advantage.
Skills and Qualities :
Aptitude for biology and chemistry.
Patience, decisiveness and meticulousness.
A desire to contribute to patient care and treatment.
A responsible and mature approach to their work.
Excellent computer skills.
Accuracy, with good attention to detail.
A systematic approach to tasks and the ability to follow instructions and set procedures.
Ability to work as part of a team as well as supervise the work of junior staff in the laboratory.