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Medical Laboratory Technologist Job at Atlantic Hall School

    Company: Atlantic Hall School

    Number of Slot: 1

    Specialization: Medical/ Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

    Work Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

    Job Type: Full-Time

    Experience: 3-5 years

    Salary Range:

    Minimum Qualification:

    Location(s): Lagos

Atlantic Hall School is a co-educational full boarding secondary school set in extensive and beautiful grounds in Poka, Epe, a safe rural setting close to the Atlantic Ocean.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Medical Laboratory Technologist
Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • The Medical Laboratory Technologist will be responsible for performing routine medical or clinical laboratory examinations for the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of disease
  • Administers tests of blood, bodily fluids, and tissue in an attempt to assist physicians in treating and diagnosing ailments.

Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Competencies

  • Medical Laboratory Technician Certificate from a recognized School of Medical Laboratory Technology.
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience (post qualification) as a Medical Laboratory Technologist with ability to carry out various laboratory tests without supervision.
  • Candidate must understand quality control and quality assurance requirements and follow policies to validate test results.
  • Must be registered with a practicing license.
  • Familiarity and experience with use of microscopy, Haematology analyzers, centrifuges, electrophoresis machine, etc.
  • Prior experience working in private or government hospital setting.
  • Must be highly proficient in the use of Microscope to examine slides of blood, urine, stools, etc.
  • Attention to details, organization and problem solving skills
  • High level of proactivity and ability to follow through on assigned tasks
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • High sense of commitment, responsibility and accountability
  • High integrity and ethical standards
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Ability to work under pressure including taking alternate weekend call duty.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyzing laboratory reports for accuracy
  • Operating and calibrating of medical equipment
  • Delivering test results to doctors on duty
  • Collects and prepares samples from patients.
  • Performs basic assigned tests in a timely fashion according to set Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Prepares required reagents, media, solutions and stains following established formulas and techniques
  • Organize work by sorting specimens, matching work orders with specimen labels, checking and logging specimens correctly and accurately.
  • Prepares monthly reports of tests carried out and the cost per patient.
  • Responsible for ongoing enhancement of professional competency by participating in relevant CPD/CME Trainings.
  • Performs all duties and responsibilities promptly in a professional, empathetic manner with an understanding of and respect for patients’ rights.
  • Collects and compiles requests of reagents from the Lab; review them against the Unit’s stock.
  • Conducts monthly check on needed and / or expired reagents & consumables inventory; submits report to the HOD, Clinic for appropriate action.
  • Submits list of required reagents and other items to the HOD, Clinic at the end of each term.
  • Conducts and / or supervises the cleaning of instruments and work-benches; keeping work surfaces clean and orderly at all times.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.