Medical Technologist

  Minimum National Diploma in Medical Technology (Clinical Pathology)/ Biomedical Technology
  HPCSA registration as Medical Technologist (Clinical Pathology)
  At least 3-5 years working experience preferably within a research environment
  Understanding of pathology test procedures.
  Knowledge of instrumentation and methodologies (manual and automated).
  Knowledge of good laboratory practice and QA/QC is essential
  Knowledge of specimen processing and reading/interpreting of test results
  Basic computer skills in MS Windows
  Communication skills, interpersonal skills.
  Numerical reasoning skills
  Experience working in research is an advantage

Key Responsibilities:
  Operates, maintains and calibrates the equipment used in the laboratory to ensure that it is operating efficiently and providing accurate results
  Develop and revise the Laboratory Manual as well as laboratory SOP’s
  Assist in development and review of SOP’s when required
  Provide technical support within laboratory in order to ensure the efficient flow of specimens and timeous resulting of specimen
  Analyses of results of conducted rapid tests
  Perform administration tasks in order to ensure effective administration systems in the laboratory
  Maintain good client relations in order to promote the image of the Ndlovu Research Centre (clinical research division of NCG)
  Implements sound housekeeping procedures and work effectively with others as a member of a team to ensure a safe working environment in accordance with safety protocols.
  Reports incidents, including instrument failures, problem solutions and reads documents and actions tasks on the laboratory information management system in compliance with relevant organisational policy.
  Monitoring of temperature of freezers, store rooms and laboratory
  Responsible for adhering to NCG Research Centre protocols as set standard operating procedures.
Behavioural Competencies:
  Client Focus
  Action orientation
  Problem solving
  Quality orientation
  Attention to details
  Task structuring
  Technical Knowledge

Candidates should submit their application and detailed CV to Anita Foulds, HR Administrator, at fax number 013 262 3498 or by e-mail to
Please note Submission of a CV does not automatically entitle the applicant to an interview. Please further note that if you have not had a response from us within 7 days after the closing date of this advert, you can deem your application as unsuccessful.
Closing date for all applications: 15 August 2018