Medical Laboratory Technologist Job in Kenya


Applicants must be holders of at least KCSE C (plain) or KCE Div III, and a Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science or equivalent qualification from Kenya Medical Training College or any other recognized institution. In addition, they must:

  • Be registered and hold a valid practicing license from the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board;
  • Have at least three (3) years relevant post qualification work experience in a busy medical laboratory; and
  • Have working knowledge of relevant computer applications.

Applicants with postgraduate qualifications/short courses will have an added advantage

How To Apply

  • Visit the University of Embu website;, select the Job Application Portal and fill in your details as guided; and 2. Submit one (1) hard copy application package (with job reference number clearly marked on the envelope) with the following;
  • Application letter;
  • Detailed curriculum vitae signed on all pages. The CV must include details of three (3) referees well known to you;
  • Copies of certified academic and professional certificates;
  • A copy of the National ID card;
  • A copy of the current pay slip (if any);and
  • Other relevant testimonials.

Note: Applicants who do not submit one (1) hard copy of the application package will not be considered.

Other Requirements
Applicants should notify the three (3) referees to send their recommendation letters directly to the undersigned in a sealed envelope or in soft via before the deadline.
The Application Package (hard and soft copy) should reach the undersigned.

The Vice-Chancellor,
University of Embu,
P.O. Box 6-60100, Embu,


  • Only qualified and shortlisted applicants will be contacted;
  • Successful candidates for Grade 12 and above will be required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010;
  • Persons with disability are encouraged to apply; and
  • University of Embu does not levy any fees for job application