Meridian Health Group is one of the market leaders in quality, cost-effective and accessible health care in Kenya and the East African region. At the heart of our corporate philosophy is a devotion to patient centred care and service excellence. We provide effective and efficient care in a safe and welcoming environment.

We seek to recruit competent and qualified individuals in the following capacities:

Job Title


Pharmaceutical Technologist Function




Reports To Branch Manager


  Location  Machakos
Main Purpose of the Job- (Job Summary)

●     The Pharmaceutical Technologist will report to the branch manager. The main role will be to administer drugs to patients.

Main Responsibilities
●      Prescription validation, dispensing and compounding of medicines at the center.

●     Maintaining the drug stock level record in the medical center computer system including the drugs issued to the center customers

●     Ordering of drugs and other supplies at the department in collaboration with the respective departments.

●     Providing drug information and drug counseling to patients and members of staff.

●     Quality management system analysis.

●     The pharmaceutical technologist is also expected to maintain the records of Local Purchase, internal requisition orders, delivery note and invoices of the drugs supplied to the branch.

●      Stock taking of drugs will be carried out every month with the administration. The management may also from time to time carry out impromptu drug stock inspection in the department.

●     Maintaining efficiency at the department by making sure that drugs are always available for the center’s customers.

●     Assist in maintaining high standards of cleanliness and hygiene at the department

●     Participate in promotion and marketing of the centres services.

Academic & Professional Qualifications
Essential Desirable
●              Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technologist or any other equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy & Poisons Board.

●              Be a registered member of PPB

●              Certificate in computer applications.

Possess a valid practice license from PPB

Work experience and skills
Essential Desirable
●      At least 2yrs experience in a similar position




Key Competencies
Essential Desirable
●              Keen on detail with a high degree of accuracy

●              Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

●              Accurately enter data

●              Computer Skills

●              Ability to work under pressure

●              Team Player

Time Management

How To Apply

Please send an email to quoting the role on the subject while attaching your CV and cover letter.