Laboratory Technologist at Marie Stopes Nairobi Marie Stopes International is an international non-governmental organisation providing contraception and safe abortion services in 37 countries around the world. Marie Stopes International as an organisation lobbies in favour of access to abortion, and provides a variety of sexual and reproductive healthcare services including advice, vasectomies, and abortions in the UK and other countries where it is legal to do so. In 2015 there were an estimated 21 million women around the world using a method of contraception provided by Marie Stopes International provided. The contraception and safe abortion services that the organisation provided in 2015 averted 6.3 million unintended pregnancies, 4 million unsafe abortions and 18,100 maternal deaths. The organisations core services include family planning; safe abortion and post-abortion care; maternal and child health care, including safe delivery and obstetrics; diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections; and HIV/AIDS... prevention.
We seek to recruit a Laboratory Technologist who is part of the Commercial Services Department and reports to the Centre Manager. The Laboratory Technologist is responsible for all laboratory activities within the Centre. This will include performing routine and complex analytical tests on human body fluids and tissues to provide accurate data to the health care team for optimal diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of disease states. The Laboratory Technologist may also be required to conduct other activities as assigned by the Centre Manager.
Minimum Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences from a recognised institution.
Valid License from Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board
Minimum of two (2) years post training experience in the same position
Capable of performing tests in all clinical laboratory sections: bacteriology, immunohematology, chemistry, haematology, parasitology, serology and urinalysis
Fully aware of quality control protocols
Fully conversant on Infection prevention and control Nairobi Kenya
Laboratory Technologist at Marie Stopes Nairobi Marie Stopes Nairobi