Several Fresher Laboratory Assistant US Non-profit Jobs – International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Organization: International
Rescue Committee (IRC)
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
The International
Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by
conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. It
was created by Albert Einstein more than 80 years and has been working in
Uganda since 1998. It has particularly working in the conflict zones where tens
of thousands of people have been kills and over 1.6 million displaced.
Following a peace agreement in 2006, Ugandans are returning home and looking to
rebuild their lives. The IRC is there to protect women and children from
violence and exploitation by fostering a safe environment and encouraging
education, and is supporting farmers and small businesses, and helping
communities promote peace and long-term development.
Job Summary: The
Laboratory Assistant will ensure that laboratory services of the health
facility, are well planned for, provided with necessary resources and
implemented in accordance with set policies and standards. They will ensure
that laboratory services at the site are well managed, laboratory
investigations on clients are carried out, the required health quality control
of laboratory reagents and equipment is maintained and laboratory reagents and
supplies are effectively used.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·       
Carry
out phlebotomy for all tests to be conducted;
·       
Receive/collect,
lab samples and analyse/test them;
·       
Keep
accurate records and confidentiality of tests conducted;
·       
Carry
out laboratory tests and produce accurate results;
·       
Participate
in development/updating and implementation of laboratory standard operation
procedures (SOPs);
·       
Participate
in report writing by compiling reports on tests carried out at the health
facility laboratory;
·       
Carry
out quality control of laboratory 
reagents and equipment;
·       
Assist
in drawing-up laboratory plans and 
budgets;
·       
Mentor
the laboratory volunteers, and any other trainees;
·       
Ensure
safety of clients in the laboratory.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       
The
ideal applicant for the International Rescue Committee (IRC) Laboratory
Assistant job must hold a Certificate in Laboratory technology or diagnostics
·       
At least
two years working experience in in a similar position
How to Apply:
All interested
applicants should apply online at the link below.
Deadline: 16th May 2020
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