Abuja, Jobs, Nigeria

Medical Lab Scientist at DEDA Hospital

DEDA Hospital is a leading Nigerian healthcare provision facility with a history of successful health outcomes for our clients. Started Operations in 2012, DeDa hospital is home to an array of experienced healthcare providers and administrators from across the world with a dedication to delivering optimal healthcare service, especially to women, children and families. For over 6 years, DeDa hospital has provided Abuja, Nigeria and the International world with high quality, compassionate healthcare.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Medical Lab Scientist

Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • Analyse body fluids or tissues using microscope or automatic analyser to detect abnormalities or diseases
  • Conduct blood tests and perform blood counts
  • Examine cells and cultures to find abnormalities.
  • Set up, maintain, calibrate, clean, and test sterility of medical laboratory equipment
  • Analyse results of tests
  • Record test data
  • Work with a pathologist when abnormal cells are found
  • Prepare standard solutions or reagents to be combined with samples
  • Collaborate with other lab staff members and may interact with nurses and other medical professionals to receive various specimens and samples.
  • Maintain lab safety at all times by following safe handling and quality control processes and wearing proper protective gear. This includes maintaining a sterile lab environment to avoid any cross-contamination of specimens and samples.
  • Maintain laboratory logs to track samples and specimens, recording when these materials are moved to various areas within the lab so they can be accessed quickly as needed.
  •  Lead a team of other laboratory technicians while supervising to ensure productivity of quality jobs.

Required Skills

  • Ability to work long hours, often under pressure
  • Good practical skills
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Effective decision-making skills
  • Leadership and management skills
  • Communication skills, compassion and a good bedside manner
  • Experience with Neonates

Requirements

  • B.Sc in Medical Laboratory Science from a recognised university with relevant professional license.
  • All applicants are to send a detailed CV listing job duties at each place of work experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years Post NYSC experience.

Application Closing Date
1st September, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: career@dedahospital.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.