Medical Laboratory Technician

Job Category: Healthcare
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos
Salary: 151000-200000

Company Overview:
Sigma Consulting Group, based in Lagos, is a distinguished recruitment firm providing end-to-end recruitment solutions and strategic business consulting services across Africa. With over a decade of expertise, we specialize in specialist executive search, volume recruitment, and RPO, catering to high-demand sectors such as healthcare, technology, oil and gas, and e-commerce.

About Our Client:
Our client is a leading healthcare institution in Lagos State, Nigeria, committed to providing high-quality medical laboratory services to support patient care and diagnosis. With state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and a skilled team of professionals, our client offers a wide range of diagnostic tests and services.

Role Summary:
As a Medical Laboratory Technician at our client’s healthcare facility, you will be responsible for performing laboratory tests and procedures to assist physicians in diagnosing and treating diseases. You will work under the supervision of medical technologists or laboratory managers to ensure accurate and timely test results.


  • Collect patient specimens, including blood, urine, and tissue samples, and prepare them for analysis.
  • Perform laboratory tests and procedures, such as hematology, chemistry, microbiology, and immunology tests, using automated and manual techniques.
  • Operate laboratory equipment and instruments, including microscopes, centrifuges, and analyzers, according to standard operating procedures.
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and troubleshoot issues as needed, performing routine maintenance and calibration procedures.
  • Record and interpret test results accurately, and report abnormal findings to healthcare providers in a timely manner.
  • Follow laboratory safety protocols and maintain a clean and organized work environment to ensure compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Assist in quality control and quality assurance activities, including proficiency testing and documentation of test results.


  • Diploma or degree in Medical Laboratory Science or a related field from an accredited institution.
  • Valid license or certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician.
  • Proven experience working in a medical laboratory setting, preferably in a hospital or diagnostic laboratory.
  • Strong knowledge of laboratory procedures, techniques, and instrumentation.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and communicate clearly with healthcare professionals.


  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Access to state-of-the-art laboratory technology and resources.
  • Supportive work environment fostering collaboration and teamwork.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement benefits.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to with the subject line “Medical Laboratory Technician Application”.

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