The Lab Scientist performs tests to produce reliable and precise data to support scientific investigations.
They often work in research and development facilities in areas as diverse as hospitals, clinics, pharmaceutical companies, and diagnostic labs where they help to create or improve processes, techniques, equipment, products or materials.
Analyses body fluids or tissues using microscope or automatic analyzer to detect abnormalities or diseases
Prepares cultures or tissue samples
Conducts blood tests and perform blood counts
Examines cells and cultures to find abnormalities.
Set up, maintain, calibrate, clean, and test sterility of medical laboratory equipment
Analyzes results of tests
Records test data
Works with a pathologist when abnormal cells are found
Prepares standard solutions or reagents to be combined with samples
Analyzes food or drink samples to detect contamination or to ensure quality
The individual must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree or HND in Science and Lab Technology, Bio-Chemistry, Micro-Biology or other related courses.
Minimum of 3 years experience
The individual must be computer literate
Strong written, verbal and communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Good attention to detail
Knowledge of the principles of biochemistry
Knowledge of the principles of microbiology
Productive and quality focused
Drive to continue learning throughout career
Application Closing Date
How to Apply
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