Medical Laboratory Scientist

Be careful - Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. Don't transfer any money. PlacingJobs will never ask you to make any payment.


Lagos healthcare-pharmaceutical

A firm in the oil and gas sector seeks qualified candidates to fill this role



Job Purpose: 

Responsible for carrying out a range of laboratory tests and techniques on tissue samples and fluids to help clinicians diagnose diseases as well as evaluating the effectiveness of treatments.



  • Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLS)/AMLSN with current practicing license
  • Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience and bench confidence
  • Competencies
  • Unquestionable Integrity and Solid work ethic
  • Leadership/Administration


Personal Attributes

  • Attention to details
  • Self-motivated
  • Versatile & Organised
  • Patience



  • Critical thinking
  • Investigative skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills



  • Authorizing the test reports for his discipline. 
  • Responsible for receiving, checking the particulars of specimen, requisition and processing. 
  • To ensure that all the reports are ready at specified time using specified protocols of Quality assurance. 
  • Supervise the dispatch of reports. 
  • Preparing stains, reagents and simple media for cultivation of bacteria to perform cross-matching; compatibility tests of blood and simple serological tests. 
  • Performing tests in Chemical Pathology, Histopathology, Haematology, Parasitology and Medical Microbiology. 
  • Carrying out quantitative simple, chemical analysis of food, drugs, cosmetics and medical devices. 
  • Carrying out minor repairs of laboratory equipment. 
  • Supervising the works of a number of laboratory staff in his unit. 
  • Immediate relay of critical results to the referring doctors. 
  • Perform/ensure storage and proper disposal of examined specimens as per the documented procedure (SOP). 
  • Maintain individual accountability for the equipment and items in the laboratory. 
  • Operation and maintenance of equipment. 
  • Assisting in the training and supervision of laboratory personnel. 
  • Any other job assigned as per exigencies of work


Salary Range: In line with industry standard

Apply for this job

Email this to a friend

Report this job

First name:
Last name: