County Government of Kakamega Jobs-Medical Laboratory Technologists III – 16 Posts

  • Full Time
  • Kakamega

County Government of Kakamega

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade for Diploma holders.  An officer at this level will work under the supervision and guidance of a senior and experienced officer.  Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:

  • Decontaminating working benches, receiving and scrutinizing laboratory requisition forms and specimens;
  • Preparing clients for collection of specimens, receiving, collecting, labelling and registering of specimens;
  • Disaggregating specimens for processing and analyses, preparing reagents;
  • Examining specimens, writing and recording of results;
  • Dispatching the results for use in clinical management;
  • Preparing stains;
  • Performing blood grouping;
  • Issuing blood and blood products to peripheral health facilities; and
  • Storing blood products according to their requirements.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have: –

  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences or any other equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board;
  • Registration Certificate issued by the Kenya Medical Laboratory technicians and Technologists Board (KMLTTB);
  • Valid practicing license from Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board; and
  • Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution.

Method of Application


  • All the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the on-line form.
  • ALL Serving Officers in the County Public Service, MUST clearly indicate on the on-line form: –
    • The Officer’s Payroll Number;
    • Date of first appointment;
    • Date of last promotion to the current grade; and
    • Substantive designation and Job Group.
  • During interviews, shortlisted candidates will be required to produce the following original documents: – National Identity Card; Academic and Professional Certificates; current pay slip and letter of appointment/promotion to the current grade.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The County Government of Kakamega is an equal opportunity employer and women, persons living with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before Wednesday 13th December, 2023 at 11.59 P.M.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. will be accepted.
Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified.

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