Hub Rider (2 Positions)

General Summary


Sample and Result transportation and sometimes redistribution of Lab supplies as needed within Omoro District.


Key Responsibilities


  • Follow daily and weekly schedule of visits to the hospital, health centers, and courier
  • Collect samples from the facilities and deliver them to the hub and /or courier timely
  • Maintain utmost confidentiality and protection of client results and any other related information during the transportation results to the health facilities.
  • Ensure safety and security of client samples during transportation to the lab
  • Ensure that the CPHL sample pickup driver picks results/deliver from the hub twice a week
  • Keep motorbike and other equipment including safety gear and carrying box well maintained and safe and secure.
  • Maintain comprehensive records of samples collected, results picked and delivered, bike maintenance/repairs and daily movements made
  • Work with the hub coordinator and DLFPs to ensure timely distribution of EQA samples
  • Communicate (phone or physical) immediately to the hub coordinator in case of inability to move to the peripheral facilities or if anything happens which interferes with sample transportation
  • Prepare and submit weekly reports to the hub coordinator
  • Always keep a copy of valid riders’ permit as guided by the Traffic and Road Safety act of Uganda.
  • Timely response and availability at the required health facility whenever called upon to offer support
  • Keep the motorcycle used in a good road worthy condition.
  • Provide correct documents as part of accountability of the fuel used and any repair done monthly.


Person Specification


Qualifications, skills and experience

  • Uganda Certificate of Education with a credit in English.
  • Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Valid Riding Permit/License
  • Experience working Human biological Triple packaging and transport
  • Ability to use Sample Tracking Smart phones
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Ability to take instructions
  • Ability to use personal judgment-
  • Able to work hours outside of the standard workday as required.

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