Laboratory Technician for TB Control Program funded by GFATM

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Job title: Laboratory Technician for TB Control Program funded by GFATM


Job description: Job Context
Job Location: The post will be based at Khulna AAS office with frequent field visit.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implementation:
  • Strengthen government health system for integrated TB control and prevention services.
  • Promote government ownership and stewardship for implementing TB services.
  • Maintain essential safety measures for infection control in the laboratory.
  • Maintain optimum standard in smearing and microscopy following the SOP and guidelines.
  • Ensure maintenance of microscope and other laboratory equipments as per the SOP and guidelines.
  • Ensure availability of anti-TB drugs, reagents and other logistics at the laboratory.
  • Maintain optimum standard of Gene X-pert site.
  • Optimum utilization of Gene X-pert and Follow the SOP and guidelines.
  • i. Support in EQA and slide- rechecking.
  • J. Ensure hygienic disposal of waste materials.
  • k. Conduct 4 outreach smearing centers at the field, in every month.
  • l. Ensure regular drugs and diagnostic supplies to Volunteers/DOT providers.
  • m. Ensure DOT through follow up every patient and the DOT provider.
  • n. Maintain contact investigation register for active case findings and refer presumptive
  • cases to nearby diagnostic facility
  • o. Ensure appropriate storage of drugs and logistics to maintain optimum quality.
  • p. Actively participate in monthly and quarterly meetings.
  • Any other job as required by the project.
  • Assist govt. MT (Lab) at UHC lab, whenever necessary
  • Participate in Planning of laboratory set up
  • Participate in quality assurance planning of the laboratory
  • Plan and prepare annual and quarterly logistical requirements for the laboratory.
  • Monitoring, Supervision and Coordination:
  • Maintain regular coordination with government and related stakeholders.
  • Periodic monitoring of the laboratory (for EQA Technician).
  • Check the randomized slides and provide the result as first controller (for EQA Technician).

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Diploma in Medical Technology from any recognized institution ( medical technologist).
  • Any third division/class in academic career will lead to ineligibility.

Experience Requirements

  • At least 1 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age at most 35 years
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in relevant field.
  • Preference will be given for candidates who have experience in TB Program.
  • Other requirements for the above post:
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skill.
  • Good oral and written communication skill.
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel is preferable.
  • Willingness to conduct outreach sputum collection/ smearing centre at the field.

Job Location


Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Other benefits will be provided as per the organizational policy.

Expected salary:

Location: Khulna

Job date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 01:52:37 GMT

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