Lily hospitals Ltd, established since 1984 remains one of the foremost hospitals in Nigeria and within the South-South region of the country. It is the first private hospital in Nigeria to achieve ISO 9001:2000 quality management system certification from the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON). We are also consistently committed to high standards; continuous improvement, service excellence, organizational citizenship, and outstanding work ethics.
At Lily hospitals, we recognize that our staff is vital to the achievement of our organizational vision, the sustainability of our mission and the profitability of our business. We also recognize that our staff are our most valuable assets and as such continuously prioritize their welfare, and also see to the provision of an environment that is conducive for optimal productivity and performance and which consistently supports operational efficiency and effectiveness.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:
Job Title:Laboratory Scientist (Microbiologist)
Job Category:Senior Level
Location:Benin, Edo State and Warri, Delta State.
The role is responsible for studying organisms that cause illness, infections, including viruses, bacteria, archaea, fungi, algae and protozoa in patients, diagnosing patients and preventing epidemics in Lily hospitals. The job holder is also responsible for investigating the causes of contagious diseases and researching new treatments for infections.
Key Result Areas (KRA)
Observe, monitor and identify microorganisms.
Track microorganisms in a range of environments.
Collect, monitor and assess samples from a range of sources.
Use a variety of identification methods, including molecular techniques, to test samples and determine infection causing organism.
Develop new techniques, products and processes.
Develop and plan methods to prevent the spread of disease or infections in Lily hospitals.
Evaluate and register new medicines, vaccines, diagnostic tests and pharmaceutical products in clinical trials
Develop products, such as enzymes, vitamins, hormones, and antimicrobial.
Work with specialist computer software to undertake studies and research.
Data inputting and maintenance of the relevant database.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date records.
Maintain all laboratory instrumentations and equipments.
Minimum academic qualification of a Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLS).
1 to 3 years relevant work experience in the health sector.
Membership with a relevant professional body (Medical Laboratory Council of Nigeria) and must be licensed to practice.
Valid registration with a relevant professional body and must be licensed to practice.
Excellent analytical skills and scientific aptitude.
Outstanding communication (oral and written), interpersonal and people management skills.
Knowledge of the Microsoft office package.
Possess high degree of accuracy and attention to details
Salary in line with industry standard
Application closing date
January 27, 2019
Method of Application
Interested candidates should forward their word doc CV only to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the job title as the subject of the mail.