The Bank of Tanzania, an equal opportunity employer and
Tanzania’s central bank,
is looking for suitably qualified young Tanzanian citizens of high personal integrity
to fill the following vacant positions at the Head Office and at its Branches in
Mtwara, Arusha and Dodoma.

Position: Laboratory Technician II - (3 Posts)

Reports to: Manager Medical Services/Manager Finance &
Contract Type Contract for an Unspecified Period of Time
Location: Head Office, Mtwara and Dodoma Branches

Job Purpose:
To carry out routine and analytical medical laboratory tests on Bank of Tanzania
staff and specified members of their families.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
a) Planning and implementing laboratory activities and advising the medical
officer on specific matters relating to the operations of the laboratory;
b) Collecting and performing tests/investigation on body fluids, such as blood
and urine, using microscope or automatic analysers to detect abnormalities or
c) Analysing reports of tests and recording test data to issue reports for the
attention of the Medical Officer;
d) Setting up, operating, adjusting, cleaning, maintaining and performing minor
repairs on medical laboratory equipment;
e) Initiating requisitions and keeping inventory of supplies and stocks on hand
for laboratory use;
f) Keeping accurate records of all the medical tests done;
g) Performing other related duties as may be assigned by the head of division.
Education, Professional Qualifications and Experience Required:
a) Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited institution;
b) At least three (3) years of relevant work experience from a reputable
c) Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
d) Excellent verbal communication and report writing skills;
e) Ability to demonstrate professional ethics and observe confidentiality;
i) Good customer service skills

Interested applicants must submit the following for consideration of the
a) Application letter duly signed by the applicant;
b) An updated Curriculum Vitae (CV);
c) Certified copies of academic certificates, birth certificate and other relevant
d) Names and addresses of two referees;
e) Applicant’s reliable contact address, email address and telephone numbers;
f) Applicants with academic certificates from foreign universities must submit
proof of accreditation of issuing institutions.

Application should be addressed to:
Deputy Governor (AIC),
Bank of Tanzania,
2 Mirambo Street,

Applications should reach the Deputy Governor’s Office on or before 16.00 pm on
16th March, 2016.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.