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Vacancy for a Pre and Post Lab Editor. Our laboratory is in search of a dynamic individual who will be in charge of the following:-Receiving of all laboratory samples, which include most pre-analytical functions such as: Allocating a unique requisition number to each patient; Label all different samples of patient with that same requisition number; Separating different containers received according to department of analysis and refer tests not covered by TPL; Capturing all data, patient personal details and tests required on request form; Attend to telephone calls and transfer them to the appropriate departments. Dealing with external customers and visitors at reception, in position as frontline employee.

Minimum Requirements

  • Matric or equivalent, higher qualification will be of added advantage
  • Previous experience in similar position is of advantage
  • Basic qualifications in computer literacy and laboratory assistance if of advantage.


  • Knowledge competencies

  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluently in English. Must have good communication and interpersonal skills. Must have sound administrative ability.                                                                                   

  •   Must be able to carry out administrative duties such as data capturing accurately.                                                                                          

  • Must be professional and approachable with proper telephone etiquette.                                                           

  • Computer literate (MS Word, Excel, Google applications) with good typing skills.                                                     

  • Experience in a medical environment would be an advantage.                                              

  • Attention to detail and strong customer care skills.                                                          

    Behavioural Competencies

    Able to carry out requested tasks or work processes accurately and effectively. Able to work under stressful conditions. Must be a team player, be willing to do multi-tasking of all functions in a business unit environment.    Basic planning, time management and organizing skills. Being neat and presentable at all times.


    Maintain good client relations to promote the image of TARGET.

    • Work towards a common goal to ensure that turn-around-time is met.
    • Uphold the values and client services standards of TPL on a daily basis.
    • Refer clients to the relevant person / department in the organisation for assistance.
    • Handle clients in an effective and professional manner to ensure client satisfaction.
    • Communicate required actions, procedures and processes to your superiors.


    Act as part of a team in order to achieve team objectives.

    • Maintains professional working relationships at all times.
    • Demonstrate integrity and maintains confidentiality of team at all times.
    • Display awareness and consideration for team members feelings, needs, viewpoints and opinions.
    • Assists team members to ensure departmental goals are met.


    • Be flexible to do additional duties as required by the department

When applying for the position please include the following

  • CV
  • Copy of ID
  • Qualifications

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