الخميس، 29 أكتوبر 2020

JOBS : Laboratory Technician - MSF


Open Recruitment / 100% Contract
Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières France
No11/2020 LABORATORY TECHNICIAN-Gaza Project


CONTEXT:
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is a private, non-profit international humanitarian organization dedicated to providing medical assistance to populations in crisis, without discrimination and regardless of race, religion, creed or political affiliation.

 
MAIN PORPOSE:
Perform clinical laboratory activities according to MSF protocols, security and hygiene measures in order to obtain results to determine the patient’s treatment.
- Place of work: Laboratory in Nasser Hospital.
- Starting date: 01/12/2020.
- No Of Jobs : 1.
- Working Hours: 100% Contract. Sunday to Thursday from 08:00-16:30.
- Job Shift: laboratory Working Hours.
- Contract Duration: 6 month contract.
- Required Travel: Not Required but some flexibility may be asked for operational purposes rarely.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
- According to medical prescription, preparing and performing clinical exams/tests with appropriate techniques and following MSF protocols and procedures. This function includes, among others:
- Taking blood, vaginal and urethral samples.
- Centrifuging blood and urine samples.
- Performing laboratory exams (serology, hematology, biochemistry, bacteriology or parasitological, according to context of the mission).
- Ensuring proper reporting and registration of the sample results in order to keep a written track of activity and give information to the relevant persons, ensuring confidentiality.
- Taking care, manage and organize efficiently the laboratory material/equipment:
- Perform cleaning and minor maintenance for biomedical equipment used. Following the user manual and protocols and alert supervisor in case of malfunctioning.
- Applying hygiene and safety protocols, doing daily cleaning /maintenance, sterilization, washing general glassware after procedures are done.
- Ensuring proper sample waste disposal according to MSF protocols and highest safety standards.
- Supplying orders, do stock, storage conditions follow-up, keep inventory.
- Keeping organized the data collection system of laboratory results and all information generated from the analysis done.
- Reporting all relevant information linked to the activity in the laboratory to the line manager, especially the loss/robbery/damage of laboratory equipment or medicines.
- Performing minor maintenance and cleaning of the biomedical equipment following user manual and protocols. Alerting the supervisor in case of malfunctioning of any device.
- Provide quality microbiology services according to MSF osteomyelitis protocols, security and hygiene measures in order to obtain results to determine the patient’s treatment.
- Perform microbiological procedures and testing with appropriate techniques and following MSF protocols.
- Express high level of teamwork spirit, respect based behaviour and productive communication skills as success keys.
- Ensure sharing/passing technical and project related knowledge, information and experience with/to all members of the lab team.
- Share and organize osteomyelitis lab activities with other members of the working team under the supervision of the lab supervisor.
- Perform the proper reception/rejection of samples according to MSF protocols. Coordinate sample reception process with the MSF lab supervisor. Report/discuss any rejection issue in time to/with the MSF lab supervisor.
- Perform proper registry of the received samples according to validated MSF registry systems (hardcopy and electronic).
- Perform all needed technical procedures including media preparation & storing, samples inoculation, samples sub-culturing, isolates-identification testing and isolates-AST testing according to MSF protocols.
- Ensure a written updated track of different stages of sample processing.
- Ensure complete feedback of the results and upcoming technical issues to the MSF lab supervisor on time.
- Ensure reporting of the revealed results in the validated reporting systems before 11:00 AM.
- Keep organized and updated the data collection system of the laboratory results and all information generated from the analysis done.
- Input sample result reports to the WHONET database so that analysis of available microbiological data can be performed and reports feedback to coordination as well as other relevant departments. Maintain a complete Gaza Microbiology lab database.
- Perform and document all quality control procedures for all laboratory materials, equipment and instruments. Ensure strict implementation and adherence to MSF protocols.
- Report and Document any quality non-conformance and all corrective actions performed in the related MSF forms. Keep continuous feedback and coordination with the lab supervisor.
- Follow up of the proper reception and consumption of the donated lab items.
- Ensure proper storage systems and conditions of the lab materials.
- Fill in the lab inventory in the monthly electronic report.
- Maintain a spreadsheet tool to monitor donations to the lab from Gaza stores and determine consumption on a monthly basis. Data gathered will form basis for the laboratory medical order occurring every three months.
- Fulfil the roster released by the Lab supervisor to keep the lab activities un-interrupted during weekends and national holidays.
- Performing daily cleaning and maintenance, sterilization and washing general glassware after procedures are done.
- Applying MSF hygiene and safety protocols. Reporting any safety incidence to the MSF lab supervisor in time.
- Perform project related tasks requested by the MSF lab supervisor and/or MSF stewardship and IPC teams through MSF lab supervisor.
- Report all relevant information linked to osteomyelitis lab activity to the MSF lab supervisor in time.
- Contact the MSF lab supervisor upon any issue linked to the mission.

JOB PROFILE:
Education:
- Essential Laboratory Technician diploma /degree.
- Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet).

Experience:
Minimum 2 years microbiology working experience essential.

Languages:
Mission language desirable and local language essential.

Competencies:
- Results,
- teamwork,
- flexibility,
- commitment,
- service.

::.. Applicants must show their willingness by submitting an updated CV with motivation letter, diploma or professional card attached no later than the 08 November 2020 at 16:00 pm to the following email address msff-gaza-recruitment@paris.msf.org

stating the job title in the subject line:
‘No11/2020 LABORATORY TECHNICIAN-Gaza Project’

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