Laboratory Scientist

Full Time

Date Posted: August 12, 2021

Salary: Negotiable

Category: Health Care

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JOB TITLE: LABORATORY SCIENTIST

JOB SUMMARY

We are currently seeking to employ a suitably qualified Laboratory Scientist, responsible for performing tests on body fluids, tissues and cells samples to help diagnose, treat, manage, or prevent diseases, in a hospital.  

JOB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To attend to all patients needing investigations.
  • To screen samples collated by the technicians before carrying out an investigation.
  • To ensure that there is smooth running of all activities in the Lab.
  • To take regular stock of all materials and prompt re-order level for reagents and other consumables.
  • To carry out emergency duties as the need arises.
  • To protect the Laboratory equipment against damage.
  • To report any damage to equipment/servicing to the management.
  • To cross-check the results of his/her technicians before giving them out to patients.
  • To ensure that all HMO patients are covered for the investigation requested and/or liaise with the billing officer.
  • To carry out any other functions that may be assigned.

COMPETENCY AND TECHNICAL SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficiency in MS Office, with exceptional knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of Google Docs
  • Knowledge of project and task management tools such as Trello
  • Accuracy and precision.
  • Good eyesight and near vision.
  • Knowledge of clinical laboratory procedures
  • Knowledge of the use and operation of laboratory equipment such as microscopes and cell counters
  • Organisation skills 
  • Communication skills 
  • Capacity to manage several tasks or requests simultaneously. 
  • Time Management.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION:BSc. in Medical Laboratory Science or any related field.
Must be registered with the medical sciences council of Nigeria.
Any additional certification is a plus.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:2-5 years working experience
OTHER REQUIREMENTSMust be between 23-26 years
Must reside within the Lekki- Ajah axis

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