Marie Stopes Tanzania (MST) is a marketing-focused, results-oriented social enterprise, which uses modern management and marketing techniques to provide family planning, reproductive and sexual healthcare and allied services. MST is a member of the Marie Stopes International (MSI) Global Partnership, which operates in over 45 countries worldwide. MST’s goal is to improve quality of life in Tanzania by dramatically improving access to and use of family planning and other reproductive health services.
Purpose: • Perform tests, record and report results on specimens received in the laboratory in accordance with quality standards and regulations. • Perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May work under the supervision of a medical officer/doctor.
• Promote delivery of quality Reproductive Health and general health services by performing routine and specialised tests and produce accurate and reliable laboratory results • Supervise and train other technicians and laboratory assistants of MST centers as appropriate • Undertake laboratory examination of samples and recording results • Responsible for records keeping and production of laboratory related reports • Facilitate timely requisition of laboratory equipment and reagents • Maintain quality control test and general services in the department to ensure accurate results and adherence to laboratory Safety regulations • Responsible for daily maintenance of lab equipment and maintain preventive logbook • Identify and report all abnormal results to the relevant authorities • Conduct special observations and research • Asses and recommend requirements in terms of laboratory equipment, reagents etc for the new centers as per MOH and MSI standards • Undertake any other assignments given from time to time by Supervisor or management for smooth running of the centre or program
• A Laboratory Diploma or Laboratory Technician Certificate • Current Registration with Laboratory Board • 3 years working experience in a similar post
If you feel that you are able to meet the requirements and you are motivated enough to be part of the team, please send your applications including a cover letter detailing your suitability and why you are interested in this post to the address below.
Director of Human Resources and Administration Marie Stopes Tanzania 11 Kinyonga Street P. O. Box 7072, Dar Es Salaam. Telephone: +255 (0) 768987780