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Laboratory Technician - Namar Branch

Job Description and Requirements

JOB SUMMARY

To manage the patients’ specimens for whom he / she is responsible to the highest attainable standard of care within the resources of Dallah Hospital.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To perform analytical tests on patient specimens.
  • To record and maintain specimen and test results log book.
  • Responsible for running internal/external quality control procedures and maintain records.
  • Responsible for the day to day maintenance of the analytical equipment(s) used and their documentation.
  • Preparation of reagents as required.
  • Urgent/Abnormal results to be brought to one relevant laboratory consultant/ specialist’s attention to be communicated to the requesting doctor. Out of hours results are to be released by the technologist and copy submitted to appropriate laboratory consultant for subsequent verification
  • Daily statistics and necessary documents in the section
  • As per direction of Head of Laboratory, he / she may perform following duties in Histopathology:
  • Processes, embeds, cuts and stains haematoxylin and eosin slides from block of fixed tissue.
  • Prepares and stains frozen sections/cytology specimens.
  • Perform usual range of special stains and immunocytochemistry on selected cases.
  • Maintain stocks or reagents and other consumables.
  • Responsible for chemical inventory and maintain Personal Protective Equipment and coordinates with Laboratory Safety Officer.
  • Implements appropriate policies and procedures to achieve the Hospital’s goals and objectives in pursuit of Standards of Care, Quality/ Performance Improvement.
  • Performs any other duties within his range of his/her professional knowledge and skills as directed by Head of Department.

Education & Work Experience Requirements

  • B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology / Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (4 years).
  • 1-2 years post B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology.

Specialized Knowledge/Experience/Skills

  • Excellent command of oral and written English.
  • Computer literate