Laboratory Technician

infiuss   (Yaoundé)

posted : 17 September, 2018
category : Laboratory Technician   location : Yaoundé
job type : Full Time

Job Description for Lab Technicians


Who are We?

Infiuss is a health care organisation with main mission of fostering and promoting access to quality

health care and delivering excellent and professional services to it clients.

Our Mission:

Our mission is to build a world class health care facility with main purpose of providing the highest

level of preventive and curative health care. We intend to leverage on advancing digital technology

trends to provide the highest quality of care to patients.



Experience: 5+ YEARS

Venue: Yaounde

Other skills: Humble, open minded. Leadership and vision, Ready to learn

Qualification Requirements: At least Bachelors in MLS/MLT


Medical Laboratory Technician Job Responsibilities:

- Provides information for patient diagnosis and treatment by performing laboratory tests in

toxicology, chemistry, hematology, immunology, and microbiology laboratories; receiving, typing,

testing, and recording blood bank inventories.

Medical Laboratory Technician Job Duties:

Organises work by matching computer orders with specimen labelling; sorting specimens;

checking labelling; logging specimens; arranging reports for delivery; keeping work surfaces clean

and orderly.

Maintains quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through

routine equipment maintenance and advanced trouble shooting; calibrating equipment utilising

approved testing procedures; monitoring quality control measures and protocols.

Serves as technical resource by participating in staff training; answering questions of other

professionals; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications;

maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

Identifies and communicates abnormal patient conditions by alerting supervisory personnel, the

pathologist, the patient physician, or nurse; reporting mandated information to the public health

department or other designated officials. (toxicology) identifies the presence or quantity of drugs of

abuse, therapeutic drugs, and toxic substances by operating toxicology instrumentation and

performing manual methods for the performance of drug screens, blood alcohol levels, and carbon

monoxide levels. (chemistry) provides test results for patient diagnosis and treatment by operating

chemistry equipment; performing hand chemistries. (hematology) provides test results for patient

diagnosis and treatment by operating hematology, urinalysis, and coagulation equipment;

performing manual methods of differentials. (immunology) provides test results for patient

diagnosis and treatment by operating equipment such as the gamma counter, spectrophotometer,

densitometer, and through methods such as radioimmunoassay, enzyme immuno and serological

testing. (microbiology) provides physician with information for treatment of patient infection by

performing technical procedures for the identification or susceptibility of bacteria, parasites, fungi,

and mycobacteria. (blood bank) ensures the patient of receiving compatible blood/blood

components by completing blood typing, antibody screening, compatibility testing, and antibody

identification procedures. (blood bank) assures future retrieval of patient transfusion information by

preparing patient packets and maintaining blood bank database.

Contributes to a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors, physicians and co-workers by

following established standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.

Maintains patient confidence by keeping laboratory information confidential.

Enhances laboratory services and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing

new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


Medical Laboratory Technician Skills and Qualifications:

Documentation Skills, Analysing Information , Chemistry Techniques, Informing Others, FDA

Health Regulations, Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Infection Control, Training

Management, Lab environment, Clinical Lab Testing, Thoroughness