Closing Date: 21 July 2017
Location: Eastern Cape, Kimberly and Mpumalanga

SANBS has an opportunity for a Trainee/Qualified Technician – Technologist. The incumbent will be responsible to perform routine testing functions in the blood bank including but not limited to, compatibility, postnatal and preliminary transfusion reaction investigations.

Qualifications

Minimum Criteria for Relief Trainee Technician:

  • Qualification: Grade 12 with Mathematics and one other science subject and/or Laboratory Assistant Learnership.

Minimum Criteria for Relief Trainee Technologist:

  • Qualification: Diploma in Biomedical Technology

Minimum criteriarequired for Relief Qualified Technician:

  • Qualification: HPCSA Registered Medical Technician (Blood Transfusion).
  • Experience as required for HPCSA registration as Medical Technician (Blood Transfusion).

Minimum criteriarequired for Relief Qualified Technologist:

  • Qualification: HPCSA Registered Medical Technologist (Blood Transfusion).
  •  Experience as required for HPCSA registration as Medical Technologist (Blood Transfusion

Key Performance Areas

  • Achieve Operational Objectives and Targets within area.
  • Accomplish Instrument and Laboratory Maintenance objectives in accordance with SOP specifications.
  • Achieve Quality compliance in accordance with SOP specifications.
  • Ensure general functions have been carried out within specified timeframes.

Requirements:

 

  • Overtime as and when required
  • Night shift and weekend duties as rostered
  • Occasional local and national travel
  • General physical health and reasonable endurance and mobility
  • Detail conscious
  • Proficient eye-sight
  • Person cannot be colour blind
  • Own Reliable transport
  • Drivers License

 

Competencies

Cognitive

  • Analytical Thinking and Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Judgement and Decision Making
  • Planning, Organising and monitoring

Personal

  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Personal Development
  • Flexibility/Adaptability
  • Excellence Orientation
  • Drive and Belief in the cause

Interpersonal

  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Relationship Building
  • Communication
  • Engaging Diversity
  • Teamwork
  • Knowledge Sharing

Professional/Technical

  • System Competence
  • Laboratory Skills
  • Blood Grouping Skills
  • Administrative Skills

Principles of Excellence

  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Excellence Orientation
  • Engaging Diversity

How to Apply

Apply Online for the SANBS Biomedical Technologist Traineeship Programme