• Full time
  • 9 months ago
  • Lilongwe
  • Salary 000 /

Job Description

Alliance One Tobacco (Malawi) Limited is a subsidiary of a trusted provider of responsibly sourced, independently verified, sustainable and traceable agricultural products and ingredients, operating in Malawi servicing the needs of its shareholders and their customers.

A career opportunity has arisen in our organisation for the position of Laboratory Technician within the
Human Resources Department.


Reporting directly to the Clinical Officer, the purpose of the job is to perform essential laboratory tests and provides accurate interpretation of the results.

Key responsibilities

  • Orders the reagents required for the tests
  • Prepares the reagents which are needed for the tests, conducts the test and interpret the results and submit report of findings to the Clinician.
  • Cleans, disinfects and autoclaves the testing equipment in compliance with the expected standards.
  • Liaises with District Healthy Officer (DHO) Laboratory team on any disease outbreak
  • Arranges annual service of Laboratory equipment
  • Conducts pre-counseling, testing and post counselling on clients who want to know their sero-status
  • Conducts HIV and AIDS awareness
  • Compiles monthly report on Laboratory tests
  • Compiles data for generation of invoices for Laboratory tests provided to third parties.
  • Supervises the Laboratory Attendant on the accuracy of the tests done.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology
  • 1 year experience in Medical Laboratory Testing
  • Knowledge of Laboratory equipment and reagents
  • Knowledge Laboratory Procedures
  • Knowledge of Clinic Electronic software system will be an added advantage

The Person should be:
Dynamic self-starter with excellent communication and inter personal skills, professional manner with high regard for personal integrity and trustworthiness.

Send your application clearly marked “HR Service Administrator” on the envelope to the address below, no later than Monday 3rd September, 2020

The Human Resources Service Administrator
Alliance One Tobacco (Malawi) Limited
P O Box 30522
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.


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