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Position titleMedical Technologist
Place of performanceMogadishu, Somalia
Apply by30/06/2020
Start date01/07/2020
Durationup to 6 months (@26days/month)
QualificationBachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or Allied Health Technologies..
Sector experienceMinimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Medical experience and/or minimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Healthcare experience.
Geographical experienceMinimum of 5 year of experience in Africa (essential).
LanguageFluency in English and Somali are essential.
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Job description

CTG OverviewCTG stands for Committed To Good. With an ethical approach at the heart of all that we do, it is a description that makes us proud. Respect for the fundamental human rights of our staff, and those our staff encounter, is a cornerstone of our values. We strive for gender equality, inclusion and diversity, providing fair and equal opportunities for all. We take a zero tolerance approach to corruption and stay true to local labour laws and all local statutory requirements.
In operation since 2006, today we are honoured to serve clients in 15 fragile and conflict-affected states assisting with disaster relief, peace building, humanitarian aid and development programmes through our specialised recruitment, HR management and operational services.
Overview of position
CTG is looking to hire an experienced Medical Technologist for one of our projects in Mogadishu, Somalia. Candidates applying for this role need to experiences in handling / analysing samples of blood, tissue & body fluids to determine chemical content, cell count, drug levels or blood type as well as search for specific microorganisms like bacteria or parasites etc.
Role objectives
The day to day duties of a Medical Technologist include complex analysis of microscopic, immunologic, biologic, bacteriologic, hematologic & chemical tests & their results. Some tasks that a Medical Technologist might be asked to perform could include:
  • Preparing cultures of tissue samples.
  • Establishing & monitoring programs that ensure data accuracy.
  • Microscopically examining slides of bodily fluids.
  • Cross matching blood for transfusions.
  • Chemically analysing blood or urine for toxic components.
  • Analysing lab reports for accuracy.
  • Operating & calibrating equipment.
  • Delivering test results to physicians, researchers or patients.
  • Collecting & studying blood samples to determine morphology.
Project reporting
This role reports to the Supervisor.
Key competenciesEducation:
- Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or Allied Health Technologies.
- Professional certification would be an added advantage.

Key skills:
- Good communications skills.
- Detail oriented.
- Ability to use complex medical equipment.
- Willingness to work irregular hours.
- Be on call & spend many hours standing.
Team management
This role does not have any team management responsibility.
Further information
  • This role may be based globally & would require candidates to travel to countries that are directly affected most┬áby COVID-19.
  • This roles is being advertised for Roster / Talent building purposes & does not necessarily indicate immediate hiring.
  • Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.