Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Recruitment 2019 for TB Laboratory Assistant

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Recruitment 2019 for TB Laboratory Assistant

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Applicants for the Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Recruitment 2019. Interested applicant(s) ought to follow the details and procedures on this page to secure this opportunity.

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Recruitment 2019

Introduction

The Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome (MLW} Programme (http://www.mlw.medcol.mw) is an internationally recognised centre for research and research training, funded by the Wellcome Trust in collaboration with the University of Malawi, College of Medicine (COM). MLW would like to engage the services of a competent and dynamic individual to work in the SCALE Project at the MLW Research facility.

TB Laboratory Assistant – 1 post, based in Blantyre, initial one year contract with potential for extension.

Job Summary

To carry out laboratory tests appropriate to particular studies, as designated by the Principal Investigator. Preparation of specimens for testing and storage, documentation and record keeping.

Duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Carrying out laboratory tests in accordance with research protocols
  • Developing of lab SOPs as per study protocol Quality control
  • Entering of data (electronically) in the research lab
  • Ensuring that laboratory equipment is functioning properly

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology or should be competent in microscopy
  • At least 1 to 2 years’ experience working in a Medical I Research Laboratory

For more detailed information of the job, please visit the MLW website, www.mlw.mw or request via the email below.

Remuneration and Benefits

MLW offers an attractive remuneration package which includes a competitive salary package commensurate with the position, a medical aid scheme, 24 hours insurance cover, pension scheme, gratuity benefits redeemable once every year, among others.

MLW also offers opportunities such as scholarships, upgrading and training opportunities to employees.These are based on successful on job performance and other set criteria.

Suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications with copies of relevant certificates, 3 contactable referees and a detailed CV to the address below or email to vacancies@mlw.mw

The Human Resource Manager, Malawi-Liverpool -Wellcome Trust, P.O. Box 30096, Chichiri, Blantyre 3.

To arrive no later than the 6th April, 2019, only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.

Apply here for this job email your details to vacancies@mlw.mw

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