Marie Stopes International Laboratory Technician/Store Keeper Jobs in Ethiopia

Marie Stopes International Laboratory Technician/Store Keeper Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

  • Under immediate supervision of the Centre Coordinator/Manager, the Laboratory Technician undertakes tests of collected specimen, according to the prescription of the health care professional; collects specimen and labels them; handles the laboratory apparatus for testing; ensures the laboratory equipment and reagents are safely kept and are in working conditions all the time; may act as a custodians of laboratory reagents and apparatus and medical supplies.


  • Collects and labels all specimens and ensures that they are as per the order;

  • Undertakes laboratory tests as prescribed by the medical staff;

  • Puts the interest of clients / patients above all other considerations and ensures the confidentiality of all cases;

  • Handles properly all laboratory instruments / equipment and ensures timely reporting of mechanical failures;

  • Ensures proper receipt, storage, safe keep, utilization and regular replenishment of enough stocks of required lab supplies by pre-establishing re order level;

  • Maintains proper, up-to-date and orderly daily records of laboratory tests on registration book and ensures their readily availability for reference and inspection;

  • Receives laboratory reagents by checking and ensuring the date of expiry;

  • Renders proper training to technicians and / or assistants, as deemed necessary;

  • Ensures the maintenance of a high level of standard;

  • Avails himself/herself to regular stock taking as and when required;

  • Prepares
    and submits monthly and / or annual laboratory and stock reports, as deemed necessary;

  • Ensures proper storage handling, and issuance of drugs, office supplies and other store items as per MSIE Store management procedures;

  • Receives, stores, tags and tracks store Items, prepares property lists and Keep Separate register of all store Items;

  • Maintains the store records area, and storage area in a neat and orderly manner;

  • Receives and inspects all incoming materials and reconciles with receipts or Issue Vouchers;

  • Performs related tasks as required.

    Job Requirements

    Person Specifications

    Qualification Requirements


  • Diploma as lab technician


  • Two years’ experience

    Skills, Attitudes and Attributes

  • Capacity to learn from seniors

  • Basic understanding of lab apparatus operation

  • Ability to be methodical

  • Good recording practice

  • Pro-choice

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified applicants should mail only their motivation letter and C.V, within ten (10) days from the date of this announcement to:

    Human Resources, Marie Stopes International Ethiopia

    Through the following e-mail address:

  • Due to the volume of applications, we will only contact shortlisted candidates, and we are unable to provide any feedback on unsuccessful applications.

  • Please mention the title of the position and work place you applied for on the subject line of your email.

  • Candidates who do not follow these instructions will not be considered.

  • Msie strongly encourages female candidates to apply!

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