Position Summary

Sector: Chris Hani
EE position: Yes


An opportunity has become available for a Blood Bank Shift Supervisor. The incumbent will supervise and manage overall activities on their shift, pertaining to all Blood Bank staff ensuring that dailyoperational activities meet required standards and procedures are adhered to.

Job description

Key Performance Areas

  • Operational objectives
  • Financial Objectives
  • Quality and Risk objectives
  • People Supervised to achieve operational objectives
  • Customer relations

Special Requirements:

Job Specific Requirements:

  • Overtime as required
  • Night shift and weekend duties as rostered
  • Occasional local and national travel

 Person Specific Requirements:

  • General physical health and reasonable endurance and mobility
  • Person cannot be colour blind
  • Details conscious
  • Proficient eye-sight



  • Analytical Thinking and Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Judgement and Decision Making


  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Personal Development
  • Flexibility/Adaptability
  • Excellence Orientation
  • Drive and Belief in the cause


  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Relationship Building
  • Communication
  • Engaging Diversity
  • Teamwork
  • Knowledge Sharing


  • System Competence
  • Laboratory Skills
  • Blood Grouping Skills
  • Administrative Skills

Principles of Excellence:

  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Excellence Orientation
  • Engaging Diversity
  • Teamwork

Minimum requirements

  • HPCSA Registered Medical Technologist (Blood Transfusion)
  • 1 year blood banking experience
  • Drivers License
  • Computer Literacy