Girum General Hospital Jr. Laboratory Technologist Jobs in Ethiopia

Girum General Hospital Jr. Laboratory Technologist Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Position Summary

  • Under overall supervision of Laboratory Manager and direct supervision of Laboratory
  • Supervisor, employee performs a wide range of procedures in all general areas of the laboratory including chemistry, serology, parasitology, and microbiology procedure; and does related work as required.

    Specimen Collection, Handling, and Processing

  • Receives specimens from wards, phlebotomy room or obtains specimens directly from patient.

  • Process specimens including receiving, sorting, accessioning and storing.

  • Follows established procedures when processing specimens for analysis.

  • Aliquot specimens properly as needed.

  • Store specimens in proper place and temperature; discard specimens that exceed retention time.

  • Ensure proper disposal of waste.
    Provide instructions for proper specimen collection to patients (AFB, UA)

  • Notifies laboratory supervisor of significant problems related to specimen or test orders.

    Test Performance

  • Performs a variety of laboratory tests in accordance with established procedure for diagnosis and treatment of patient.

  • Prepares reagents properly, minimizes wastes, and considers cost-effectiveness in the use of supplies.

  • Notifies Laboratory Supervisor of problems occurring during the test performance that would affect patient test results.

    Test Result Reporting

  • Verifies patient reports produced within laboratory are
    accurate and timely.

  • Ensure all critical results have been called and documented by workstations.

  • Record results in the log book.

    Instrument Related Responsibility

  • Ensures proper functioning of instruments before release of patient results.

  • Perform routine preventative maintenance of equipment as scheduled and documented.

  • Notifies Laboratory Supervisor of instrument malfunction.

    Purchasing and Inventory control

  • Participates in the inventory control program to ensure appropriate levels of supplies within the department.

  • Utilizes all supplies and equipment in an appropriate and cost effective, efficient manner.

    Job Requirements

    Qualifications and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Technology with professional license as Medical Laboratory Technologist approved by Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Authority of Ethiopia.

  • experience in Diagnostic laboratory is a plus.

  • Having Quality training is preferable.

    How to Apply

  • Only candidates meeting the required qualifications are invited to send their application letter and CV through the following address:
    Email: / and/or through

  • Please mention the title of the position you applied for on the subject line of your email, candidates who do not follow the application instruction will not be considered.


  • only short listed candidates will be contacted

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