Fresher Laboratory Field Officer NGO Jobs – Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

 Job Title:    Laboratory Field Officer

Organisation: Rakai
Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Duty Station:  Kalisizo,


About US:

Rakai Health
Sciences Program (RHSP) is a collaborative bio – medical research and service
delivery organization. RHSP strives to improve the quality of life of the local
population through a combination of community-based research, curative
services, and prevention strategies in the districts of South-central Uganda.


Job Summary:   The Laboratory field officer will provide
technical support to the district laboratory staff in the various supported
health facilities in Rakai and Kyotera districts.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

capacity to provide quality HIV testing services in health facilities and
communities through coordination and supervision of labs in liaison with the
district lab focal persons and hub coordinators.

existing lab Hub systems and monitor the accreditation program for approved
district laboratory Hubs through mentorships and support supervision.

capacity for Labs to develop district laboratory procurement plans and support
timely and accurate ordering of laboratory supplies, monitor stock levels and
redistribution of Lab supplies.

and submit regular (weekly, monthly, and quarterly) Laboratory progress

that all non-hub labs are enrolled and supported to implement LQMS.

that all lab equipment have regular preventive maintenance and troubleshooting
is done to ensure they are fully operational.

in budgeting of Laboratory activities, requisitioning and appropriately account
for all program funds and assets.

other assigned duties in line with your role.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Laboratory Technology
(medical Laboratory sciences) from a recognized educational institution.

At least
one year’s experience working in a district led programming.

in laboratory quality management systems especially ISO 15189:2012
implementation (LQMS/ SLMTA training)

annual practicing license with allied health professional’s council.


How to Apply:

All interested
candidates possessing the above attributes can send their; applications
including a cover letter, updated CV with 3 referees, and copies of academic
qualifications/certificates in One document (PDF/ Word), addressed to the HR
Manager to Kindly indicate the job title in the subject line of
the email. Only online applications will be considered.


Deadline: Friday 27th November 2020 by 5:00pm


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by Rakai Health Sciences Program.
Any form of lobbying and canvassing will lead to disqualification.


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