Laboratory Technician (1)

General Summary

In cooperation with different international collaborators, IDI is conducting a number of observational studies on patients with chronic Hepatitis B and Schistosomiasis infection over a duration of 5 years.

In order to successfully, implement the project, IDI is looking for a competent and experienced individual to fill the position below:

 

General summary

The laboratory technician is responsible for running tests in the laboratory and sample processing for storage.

Key Responsibilities

  • Performing study tests on samples from study participants
  • Performing quality controls on laboratory procedures
  • Sample processing for storage
  • Coordinate sample transportation to Infectious Disease Institute for storage
  • Coordinate sample transportation to Uganda Virus Research Institute for processing
  • Filling laboratory study tools

Person Specification

Education Requirements

  • Degree or diploma in laboratory technology
  •  Up to date registration with the Allied Health Professionals Council
  • Research experience an added advantage
  • At least one-year experience with active participation in phlebotomy, sample separation and routine test running.

Required experience and skills 

  • GCP and HSP certificate
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and accomplish tasks with minimal supervision


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LTGULUX001

St. Mary’s Lacor Hospital, Gulu
Full-time


Project Coordinator



LTGULUX001
St. Mary’s Lacor Hospital, Gulu
Full-time

Project Coordinator


General Summary

In cooperation with different international collaborators, IDI is conducting a number of observational studies on patients with chronic Hepatitis B and Schistosomiasis infection over a duration of 5 years.

In order to successfully, implement the project, IDI is looking for a competent and experienced individual to fill the position below:

 

General summary

The laboratory technician is responsible for running tests in the laboratory and sample processing for storage.

Key Responsibilities

  • Performing study tests on samples from study participants
  • Performing quality controls on laboratory procedures
  • Sample processing for storage
  • Coordinate sample transportation to Infectious Disease Institute for storage
  • Coordinate sample transportation to Uganda Virus Research Institute for processing
  • Filling laboratory study tools

Person Specification

Education Requirements

  • Degree or diploma in laboratory technology
  •  Up to date registration with the Allied Health Professionals Council
  • Research experience an added advantage
  • At least one-year experience with active participation in phlebotomy, sample separation and routine test running.

Required experience and skills 

  • GCP and HSP certificate
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and accomplish tasks with minimal supervision


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The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is a Ugandan not-for-profit organization whose mission is to strengthen health systems in Africa, with strong emphasis on infectious diseases, through research and capacity development. IDI has six operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research, Laboratory services (including the CAP-certified IDI Core Lab & Translational Lab), Global Health Security and Health System Strengthening.

 

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