Date Posted: March 4 2021


Position Context

The Laboratory Technicians will assist the Hospital’s laboratory team in their daily tasks. They will be directly involved with performing medical laboratory tests for diagnosis, treatment, prevention and therapeutic monitoring of diseases. All work will be done under the direct supervision of the Laboratory Manager.:


Specific duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:


  • Perform laboratory tests
  • Review and report results
  • Perform equipment maintenance
  • Perform internal quality controls
  • Collect blood samples from patients
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the Laboratory Manager from time to time.

Educational Qualifications and Experience


  • Must have a Diploma in Biomedical Sciences
  • Must have a Laboratory Technician Medical Council licence
  • Must be computer literate and have at least one-year relevant post qualification practical experience in medium output laboratory.

Requisite knowledge, Abilities and skill


  • Good command of English and fluency in other Malawian local languages
  • Must be a self-starter, pro-active and honest.
  • Ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to work odd hours.



Interested and qualifying candidates should submit their application, enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae with names and contacts of at least three credible referees and active e-mail addresses, and copies of relevant certificates by Friday March 12, 2021 to:


The Managing Director,
Mwaiwathu Private Hospital Limited,
PO Box 3067,
Or email:

The deadline for receiving applications is at close of business at 1700 hrs on Friday March 12, 2021