2 Fresh Graduates – Laboratory Assistants/ Technicians – Hebron Medical Clinic (SMC) Limited

Organization: Hebron
Medical Clinic (SMC) Limited
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Salary: UGX
3,600,000/= to UGX 12,000,000 (per annum)
    
 
About US:
Hebron Medical
Clinic (SMC) Ltd trading as Mwebaza Medical Clinic is a Private Healthcare
Centre operating in Greater Kampala, Kawempe Metro Registration No.:
80020001132813 providing quality Preventive, Promotive, Curative &
Rehabilitative Healthcare, a modern Laboratory and diagnostics, Maternal
Healthcare among a wide range of other services.
Job Summary:  The qualified Lab Assistant/Technician to
undertake a variety of laboratory procedures of a technical nature. You will be
handling sensitive equipment to analyze samples or substances and conduct tests
reporting findings to a laboratory supervisor. The goal is to optimize lab
procedures and succeed in producing reliable and important  results that can be used to make a difference.
Key
Duties & Responsibilities:
  •          Receive, label and analyze samples.
  •          Design and execute laboratory testing according
    to standard procedures, make observations and interpret findings.
  •          Conduct experiments under defined conditions to
    verify/reject various types of hypotheses using refined scientific methods.
  •          Organize and store all chemical substances,
    fluids and compressed gases according to safety instructions. 
  •          Record data and findings in specified forms
    (paper and electronic) with accuracy and responsibility.
  •          Maintain equipment and assist in ordering
    laboratory supplies.
  •          Ensure that all safety guidelines are followed
    strictly at all times and maintain a clean and orderly environment.
  •          And to ensure Quality Management in the
    Laboratory
  •          And to perform any other work as may be assigned
    to him or her by the Medical Executive Director/Medical Clinical Officer for
    the successful functioning of the Lab & the health facility at large.

Requirements:
  •          Proven internship experience as a Lab
    assistant/Technician or relevant position for at least 2-4 months or in a
    hospital, healthcare center or busy health practice.
  •          Experience in operating electrical and
    non-electrical laboratory equipment and potentially dangerous substances
    (flammable liquids, infectious bacteria, biohazards, etc).
  •          In depth knowledge of Health Information
    Systems.
  •          Technology, preventative measures and laboratory
    best practices.
  •          Excellent physical condition and endurance.
  •          Working knowledge of MS Office (especially
    Excel) and database systems. 
  •          Ability to work autonomously and under pressure.
  •          Diploma & Certificates in Laboratory
    Technology or relevant field.
  •          Practicing License from Allied Health, Uganda
  •          Ability to use Laboratory computer software plus
    all electronic & manual lab equipment.
  •          Strong report writing and record keeping
    ability.

Key
skills & required competencies for the position:
  •          Good time management skills
  •          Respectful to both customers & fellow
    co-workers & superiors.
  •          Strong Leadership & Communication skills
  •          Ability to mentor others.
  •          Ability to use resources sparingly in the
    respective department & medical facility at large.
  •          Willing to develop and become a better Lab
    Professional
  •          Knowledge of the Laboratory technician’s or
    Laboratory Assistant’s role including safety measures and overall Bio ethics.
  •          Knowledge of the Medical/Healthcare sector in
    the country and the sub-region is an added advantage.
  •          Previous internship in a private healthcare
    practice such as a hospital or general big medical practice is an added
    advantage.
  •          Ability to speak at least three languages i.e.
    English, Luganda and the mother tongue is an added advantage.
  •          Ability to use Clinical Master and other Medical
    or Laboratory software available on the market is an added advantage.

How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their Email applications with the following in one scanned pdf file
namely;
·        
Certified
copies of Academic transcripts.
·        
Certificate
of Registration as either a Lab Assistant or a Lab technician.
·        
A valid
Annual Practicing License (APL) for either a Laboratory Assistant or a
·        
Laboratory
technician or a pay slip for renewal of the previous year’s Annual
·        
Practicing
License (APL).
·        
A
Curriculum Vitae for a Laboratory technician or Laboratory Assistant position
·        
containing
at least three referees that’s to say two academic referees & one
internship/professional referee with emails & daytime telephone contacts
·        
A Valid
Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) for the applicant (Desired but not  mandatory).
·        
Copy of
O’ level (UCE) or its equivalent for foreign nationals in Uganda- for Lab
·        
Assistant
applicants & technicians
·        
Copy of
A’ level (UACE) or its equivalent for Laboratory technician applicants
·        
Plus
copy of at least one Identification Document e.g. National Identification Card,
Refugee ID or Passport ID.
·        
Letter
from Local Council authority/LCI and day time telephone contacts to:
The Office of
CEO/Medical Executive Director,
Hebron Medical
Clinic (SMC) Ltd
trading Mwebaza
Medical Clinic,
Plot 214, Block No.
4362, Kawempe Metro, Kampala (U)
Or email all
academic documents in 1 scanned pdf to: mwebazamedicare887@gmail.com
Deadline: 20th August, 2019 by 5:00 pm.
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