Grade 10: Lab Helper Opportunity at Ampath

Ampath is looking for a Lab Helper to complete general support duties and within the Clinical Pathology laboratory environment at at the National Reference Lab.


  • Grade 10 / Standard 8
  • Communication skills
  • Numerical reasoning skills


  • Previous laboratory working experience in a Pathology environment
  • Knowledge of the Meditech system
  • Basic computer skills
  • Computer skills
  • Communication skills

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform Laboratory administration tasks in order to ensure sufficient handling of administrative tasks.
  • Keep the laboratory, store room and fridge clean and tidy to ensure a clean and safe work environment.
  • Clean laboratory glassware and laboratory equipment.
  • Replenish relevant supplies to the laboratory benches in order to ensure that adequate supplies for laboratory use.
  • Assist with Materials Management functions.
  • Maintain good client relations to promote the image of Ampath.

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Customer Focus
  • Action orientation
  • Problem solving
  • Quality orientation
  • Interpersonal sensitivity
  • Flexibility
  • Team work
  • Attention to detail
  • Task structuring
  • Technical knowledge

How to apply

Closing Date: 07 April 2015