General Laboratory Assistant

South African National Blood Service (SANBS)

Position: General Laboratory Assistant
Reference Number: sanbs_002274
Salary: R 176,644.00 per annum
Location: Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal
Industry: Medical, Health & Social Care
Job category: Health, Fitness, Medical and Optometry
Contract: Permanent
Business Unit: Mount Edgecombe
EE position: No

An opportunity has become available for a General Laboratory Assistant: Inventory and Processing. The incumbent will be responsible for the preparation, delivery and collection of blood bank hampers, routine bio-hazardous waste disposal and cleaning duties according to relevant SOP’s.

Job description

Key Performance Areas:
Blood hamper preparation, collection, packing received stock and stock count objectives
Waste disposal objectives
Daily Laboratory Duty objectives
SHEQ Compliance objectives
General function objectives


Attention to Detail
Problem Solving

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

Customer Service Orientation
Relationship Building
Engaging Diversity

Principles of Excellence:
Customer Service Orientation
Ethical Behaviour
Excellence Orientation
Engaging Diversity

Special Requirements:
Job Specific Requirements:
Overtime as and when required
Shift work and weekend duties as required

Person Specific Requirements:
General physical health and reasonable endurance and mobility
Proficient eye-sight

Minimum requirements
Grade 12 with Maths and 1 Science subject

Closing Date: 10 June 2024

Apply Here: General Laboratory Assistant

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