Laboratory Manager (1Post)

Job Summary


Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts:


Department of Pathology

Post A: Laboratory Manager (1Post)



Duties And Responsibilities


Duties and Responsibilities

Managing overall laboratory operations.
Marketing the laboratory services to clinicians, medical centers and other institutions.
Direct the implementation of an ISO 15189 compliant quality management system for the attainment of accreditation.
Developing procedures to ensure safety, security, quality, and accuracy of results.
Designing and performing test procedures.
Analysing requests for tests and equipment.
Tending to administrative and management matters.

Consulting with clinicians and researcher’s principal investigators.
Laboratory budgeting.
Customer complaints resolution.
Innovation including facilitating research studies for drug discovery and diagnostic test development.

Qualifications And Experience


Qualifications and experience

BSc degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences or equivalent.
Msc degree in any Medical Laboratory Science /Msc in Business Administration/ Strategic Management is an added advantage
Must be registered with the Medical Laboratory & Clinical Scientist Council of Zimbabwe.
Past experience in implementation of ISO 15189 is an added advantage.
At least 5 years work experience in a similar environment, with at least 4 years’ experience at supervisory level.


How To Apply



Applicants must submit copies of applications with the following: application letter, certified certificates and curriculum vitae giving full details of names, place and date of birth, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact telephone number (s) and names and email addresses of three referees to:

The Deputy Registrar (Human Resources)

Midlands State University

The application documents should be sent as a single merged pdf file. Closing date for applications is 01 July 2022.

Applicants should clearly state the post being applied for in the subject line. It should also be noted that non-adherence to any of the above instructions will automatically cause the application to be disqualified.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to.

*NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer. In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.