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Blantyre Adventist Hospital, a leading Health and Spiritual Care institution is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Laboratory Technician.  The individual must be of high integrity, self-confident, dedicated to work, willing to work under pressure and God fearing.

Post: Laboratory Technician

Qualifications and experience
  • Graduate from a recognized Laboratory technology school with a diploma
  • Good eyesight, normal color vision, manual dexterity, good intellect and an aptitude for biological sciences
  • At least two years’ experience in as hospital
  • Fluent in local language (Chichewa) and English
  • Computer skills – preferred
  • In good standing with medical regulatory body
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Supervise phlebotomists and lab aide
  • Advice health officers on matters of laboratory in the hospital
  • Supervise cleanliness of lab section/department’
  • Prepare specimens for examination
  • Perform and analyze complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunological microscopic and bacteriological tests on various body fluids using standardized techniques
  • Observe quality Assurance measures and perform Quality Control testing
  • Imnplement Quality Management system in the work area
  • Evaluate and validate test results and submit/relay them to physician/nurse accurately and completely within in turn-around-time limit
  • Establish and monitor programs to ensure the availability of test results
  • Make sure that privacy and confidentiality of test results are maintained.
  • Observe infection precaution with all laboratory procedures to reduce the risk of infection.
  • Practice proper disposal of all medical wastes
  • Ensure that laboratory supplies are well-stored and available in department.
  • Perform duties specified in the Work Area Responsibilities
  • Maintains medical licensure with Medical Council of Malawi and other regulatory boards.
  • Understand and implement policies and procedures of BAH.


Interested candidates should submit application letters with up to date resume including names and contact details of three (3) traceable referees by 31st October, 2019 to;

Director of Human Resources,
Blantyre Adventist Hospital,
P. O. Box 51,

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    01 Nov, 2019

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