Posted on :
15 Nov, 2010
15 Nov, 2010
Job Code Title: Laboratory Technician
Classified Grade: SB3 on the NPPP / NPP Scale
Supervisor: UN Physician
Location: UN Dispensary, Accra-Ghana.
The Office of the Resident Coordinator of the United Nations Systems in Ghana invites eligible candidates to apply for the post of Laboratory Technician to be based at the UN Dispensary in Ghana.
FUNCTIONS OF THE POST: Under the guidance and direct supervision of the UN Physician, the Laboratory Technician manages the dispensary laboratory and carries out laboratory tests as requested consistent with international medical procedures.
Perform all laboratory tests as requested by the UN Physician, such as haematology, gram-stain, acid fast, parasitology and urinalysis and clinical chemistry;
Maintain a daily log-book/record of all laboratory procedures and submit quarterly laboratory reports;
Keep an inventory of laboratory supplies and ensure that supplies are always replenished and adequate;
Maintain the laboratory in good order by keeping it clean and ensuring that laboratory equipment are kept in good working condition;
Ensure proper storage of reagents and proper disposal of specimens;
Help to facilitate the procurement of dispensary stock;
Assist in any other dispensary work as required.
Required Skills or Experience
Medical Laboratory Technologist Certificate or Diploma.
Minimum of 3 years working experience as a Medical Laboratory Technician in a recognized institution.
Should be registered with the Medical Council of Ghana as a Medical Laboratory Technician
How To Apply
Qualified candidates are requested to send their application marked “DISPENSARY LAB TECHNICIAN” with supporting resume including telephone numbers and email addresses to the address below:
The Human Resource Unit
U.N.D. P. Office
(Next to the Ghana National Fires Service Hqtrs)
Offer valid till: 26 Nov, 2010