Muni University Chief Medical Laboratory Technician Jobs in Uganda

Muni University Chief Medical Laboratory Technician Jobs in Uganda

Job purpose:

  • To provide leadership in the management of the laboratory and conduct advanced laboratory investigations and research.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities

    • Planning and budgeting for medical laboratory activities.

    • Producing and supervising medical laboratory services.

    • Establishing and monitoring the implementation of bio-safety and biosecurity systems in the medical laboratories.

    • Analysing laboratory data, producing, and submitting periodic reports.

    • Managing and accounting for resources allocated to the medical laboratories.

    • Supervising, training and mentoring students and health workers.

    • Providing leadership in research.

    • Establishment and monitoring quality assurance programs in the laboratory.

    • Conducting advanced laboratory analyses.

    • Supervising laboratories’ activities.

    • Preparing operational plans and budgets.

    • Managing equipment, materials and supplies.

    • Supervising quality assurance systems.

    • Coordinating laboratory operations.

    • Enforcing professional code of conduct.

    • Assessment of the performance of staff under his or her supervision

    Key Outputs

    • Medical laboratory activities Planned and budgeted for.

    • Medical laboratory services supervised.

    • Bio-safety and Bio-security systems in the medical laboratories Established, monitored and the implemented.

    • laboratory data Analysed, and periodic reports submitted.

    • Resources allocated to the medical laboratories Managed and accounted for.

    • Students and health workers supervised, trained and mentored.

    • Leadership in research Provided.

    • Quality assurance programs in the laboratory Established and the implementation monitored.

    • Advanced laboratory analyses conducted.

    • Laboratories’ activities supervising.

    • Operational plans and budgets Prepared.

    • Equipment, materials and supplies to the laboratories Managed.

    • Quality assurance systems supervised.

    • Professional code of conduct enforced.

    • Staff performance assessed

    Person Specification


    • Should have a minimum of Master’s degree in Clinical Chemistry or Microbiology or immunology or biochemistry or Hematology or Histology or
    Histopathology or parasitology or Medical entomology

    • Should have Bachelors’ degree in Medical Laboratory Science/Technology or Biomedical Sciences from a recognized University/Institution

    • Must be registered with UAHPC and holds a valid practicing license.

    • Must possess six (6 years) relevant working experience, three (3) of which should have been at Senior Medical Laboratory Technologist or technician
    level in Government or the equivalent from a reputable Organisation.

    • Evidence of additional training undertaken on the operations and use of specialized biomedical equipment and technologies is an added advantage


    • Planning, organizing and coordinating

    • Coaching and mentoring

    • Financial management

    • Human Resource Management

    • Concern for quality and standards

    • Communicates and reinforces standards.

    • Results orientation

    • Leadership

    • Problem solving and decision making

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Muni University Chief Medical Laboratory Technician Jobs in Uganda

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