Ethiopian Public Health Institute Laboratory Program Specialist Jobs

Ethiopian Public Health Institute Laboratory Program Specialist Jobs

Job Id: 224347

Category: Health Care

Location: Addis Ababa

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: Birr9,028.00

Job Description

Grade ps 7/1

Required number (10)
Term of employment Permanent

Directorate National Laboratories Capacity Building Directorate, Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI)

  • Support and coordinate laboratory quality improvement initiatives

  • Assure implementation of LQMS and other QI activities in laboratories of national network

  • Mentor, support and capacitate laboratories in the national network to attain ISO accreditation

  • Provides basic laboratory and TOT trainings related to accreditation and quality improvement

  • Assures Implementation of tier based laboratory quality standard

  • Development of different laboratory guidelines, manuals, training curricula, standard operating procedures as well as job aids/formats related to accreditation and laboratory quality assurance

  • Support/coordinate development and review of laboratory quality manuals

  • Support regional accreditation and quality improvement activities

  • participate in monitoring and evaluation of Accreditation and quality improvement activities

  • Participate in assessment/ auditing activities

  • Participate in institutional quality committee for the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of quality and accreditation performance and continuous laboratory quality improvement activities.

  • Perform other related activities as found to be relevant



  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Technology and MSc in Clinical Laboratory Science or Microbiology or Parasitology or MPH and at least 10 years of related demonstrated progressive experience working in a medical diagnostic/ research laboratory setting .

    Experience and Requirements

  • Demonstrated expertise in medical laboratory sciences with adequate knowledge of Quality Management System Implementation and Accreditation

  • Ability to objectively analyze situations and make recommendations for decisions

  • Outstanding report writing and communication skills

  • Ability to work with people at different levels - partners, donors, community level organizations and other stakeholders

  • Strong computer skill

  • Excellent communication in English and Amharic- competency in written and oral English

    How to Apply

    N.B. Interested applicants can register in person or send their cover letter and non-returnable up-to-date CVs original and copy of all your credentials document at the address given below within 5 working days from the first appearance of the announcement.

    Women’s are encouraged to apply for the positions.

    Ethiopian Public Health Institute

    Human Resource Management Directorate

    Human Resource Management Case team

    Room No. 112

    P.O.Box 1242 or 5654

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    Ethiopian Public Health Institute Laboratory Program Specialist Jobs

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