Medical Laboratory Scientist at The Children's Practice

The Children's Practice is one of the leading pediatric practices in Nigeria. Offering world-class pediatric care, accuracy of diagnoses and unrivaled support for young families.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Medical Laboratory Scientist

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

  • Ideal candidate should be inquiring, empathetic, patient and reliable, and have an understanding of laboratory safety procedures and the ability to follow them.
  • He / She should be able to work as part of a team, and communicate effectively.


  • Good knowledge of laboratory equipment
  • Collect blood or tissue samples from patients, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples.
  • Maintaining and updating professional knowledge and taking responsibility for continuing professional development (CPD).
  • Validate and report the results of tests performed
  • Able to meet Turnaround time and in conformance with applicable confidentiality requirements
  • Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practice.
  • Attend all trainings as required by the hospital, relevant national policies and Laboratory Practice license requirements
  • Research and develop new procedures as required.
  • Perform all tasks, duties, and tests related to laboratory services
  • Process specimens utilizing protocols and technical knowledge
  • Perform quality control, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting protocols to ensure proper functioning of instruments, reagents, procedures, etc


  • Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science degree (BMLS).
  • Must be registered with a practicing license.
  • Knowledge in the use of Standard Operating Procedures in the field.
  • Computer literate.
  • Must be patient and polite.
  • Dignity and privacy of patients must be safeguarded.
  • Candidate must place the well-being and service of patients above own interest.
  • Must be accountable for the quality and integrity of laboratory services.
  • Knowledge in the handling of laboratory equipment.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume / CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email