Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Western Province Blood Transfusion Service Internship Opportunity 2019

The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service has a vacancy for Medical Technologist/ Intern in Pinelands.

The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service is a non-profit, independent organisation operating throughout the Western Cape. We work without prejudice to supply safe blood and blood products to all communities in the region, from Cape Town all the way up to George. It’s our goal to be the benchmark transfusion service in South Africa – and we’re getting there, with the help of our dedicated donors.

Job description

  • Perform Blood Bank technical procedures which include patient sample testing, preparation and issuing of blood products according to Work Instructions
  • Check and reconcile patient information provided against the request form, prepared product, computer data and issue documents to ensure that the correct product is issued to the correct patient
  • Co-ordinate processes with reference to communication, checks, queries, document control and record keeping

Minimum Requirements
  • Matric
  • National Diploma in Biomedical Technology.
  • Registered with HPCSA
  • Computer literate
  • A code 8 driver’s licence without endorsements advantageous
  • The working hours are variable and shift work is requirede. shift basis including weekends
A combination of the following skills, knowledge and attributes is required:
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Have a friendly disposition and willingness to “go the extra mile”
  • Accuracy in data collection
  • Must be able to work as part of a team

Western Province Blood Transfusion Service is an equal opportunity employer. Please note that no emails or hand delivered application will be accepted

Should you not receive feedback within 4 weeks of submitting your application, please consider this as unsuccessful.

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