Baylor Laboratory Services coordinator Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

Baylor Laboratory Services coordinator Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

Baylor Uganda looking for “Laboratory Services coordinator”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before September 15, 2023.

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation-Uganda (BU) is a leading provider of Integrated, High-Quality, High Impact comprehensive HIV, TB, RMNCAH and global health security (GHS) services in Uganda. Baylor Uganda is an indigenous, not-for-profit organization established in 2006, Baylor Uganda has a long track record delivering strong return on investments with >USD 130 million donor funds efficiently managed.

Baylor Laboratory Services coordinator Jobs 2023

The Baylor has published a job vacancy announcement on September 06, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Laboratory Services coordinator to be based in Fort Portal, Uganda.

Recruiter Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation-Uganda (BU)
Position Laboratory Services coordinator
Location Fort Portal, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline September 15, 2023

Baylor Job Vacancy 2023

Overall Responsibilities

  • Develop and monitor the implementation of strategies to strengthen specimen referral systems (for CD4, DBS, sputum, serology and chemistry samples) from health facilities to testing laboratories in the region, and dispatch of test results within realistic Turn around Times (TATs) in line with the Baylor Uganda laboratory mission.
  • Monitor the implementation of MoH Quality Improvement Programs in laboratories in the region, and development of appropriate interventions to bridge the identified gaps in line with MOH Laboratory Quality Improvement Program guidelines.
  • Develop and monitor implementation of region periodic work plans, procurement plan and budgets for providing laboratory services and as well the integration of key laboratory activities in the health facility plans and budgets in line with MoH laboratory objectives and Baylor Financial Guidelines.
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with key stakeholders, and advocate for coordinated and harmonized laboratory systems strengthening interventions in line with Baylor-Uganda laboratory mission.
  • Provide technical support in develop regional laboratory performance targets and monitor their implementation then prepare periodic laboratory performance reports to the supervisors, and other key stakeholders in line with the regional laboratory work plan and Baylor reporting guidelines.
  • Monitor stock management, proper forecasting and distribution of laboratory supplies, to strengthen laboratory logistics systems in the region in line with Baylor Uganda procurement guidelines and ‘current NMS order & delivery schedule.
  • Develop strategies to monitor the implementation of MoH accreditation process in the regional laboratories to enhance proper functioning of the laboratories in line with the WHO AFRO SLMTA accreditation standards.
  • Monitor Biosafety and waste management practices in laboratories, and institute measures to enhance compliance to the MoH Biosafety and Health Care Waste management guidelines.
  • Conduct periodic needs analysis of the regional laboratories and monitor the implementation of the laboratory capacity building plan (including retooling- equipment, workspace and HR) in the region in line with MOH and Baylor-Uganda capacity building guidelines.
  • Carry out research and present research findings in CMEs, Case conferences and other medical related fora in line with Baylor Uganda and MOH research guidelines.
  • Participating in guiding and advising in selection of referral Laboratories.

Position in Organization:

  • REPORTING TO: Project Manager
  • DEPARTMENT: Health and Community Systems Strengthening
  • DATE POSTED: 4th September, 2023
  • CLOSING DATE: 15th September, 2023
  • Location: Fort Portal Regional Office


  • A Master degree in Immunology and clinical microbiology or any Laboratory Related course or public health with degree in Biomedical Laboratory Science or other laboratory related degree course.
  • 3 years’ of experience in Laboratory Health Programming.

How to Apply Baylor Laboratory Services coordinator Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: September 15, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

More Vacancies List 2023 = Last Date = September 15, 2023.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Download
Official Website
Related Jobs Uganda NGO Forum Jobs 2023
More NGO Jobs Latest NGO Job Vacancy

View More Jobs