Laboratory (Blood Bank) Technician

Medecins Sans Frontieres

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Medecins Sans Frontieres 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.



General Context


  • To maintain blood bank providing safe transfusion services throughout the hospital
  • To adhere to work schedule as per roster and on-call requirements
  • To treat all patients with respect and ensure privacy and confidentiality



Job Description


  • To do tests and examinations requested by the medical team in a timely manner.
  • To follow the stock and consumption of tests, reagents and laboratory items.
  • To ensure a clean laboratory and a good follow-up of the cold chain.
  • Safe collection of blood samples and blood donations
  • Donor recruitment
  • Blood bank testing
  • Quality control and maintenance of laboratory equipment
  • Data collection and monthly reporting of statistics.




  • National Laboratory Technician qualification.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Hausa language
  • Strong work ethic: punctuality, responsibility and flexibility
  • Capacity to work in a team
  • High level of motivation

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Medecins Sans Frontieres

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years

Application Deadline