IHI is looking for a qualified and experienced individual to take the position of Laboratory Technician in Immunology Lab for Ebola Vaccine Trial (EBL08). The officer will do the following;
Will support all scientific functions in the immunology laboratory, including planning, reviewing, documenting and reporting matters related to study specific immunology activities.
He/She will coordinate linkage between laboratories, clinical team and project manager.
To make sure that all safety procedures are adhered to when collecting, labelling and storing all laboratory specimens.
To ensure that laboratory data including laboratory findings are recorded as per protocol and stored in appropriate box files.
Archive all the study samples following laboratory information management system for easy tracing.
Perform any other relevant duties assigned by the PI
Perform routine tests in assigned area of the laboratory as per current SOP.
To perform isolation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC), separation and storage of serum and plasma.
To assist in hematological and clinical chemistry sample analysis.
To document and report protocol deviations and implement CAPA for the reported deviations.
To perform malaria antibody ELISA, Intracellular cytokine staining, and ELISPOT assays.
To participate in scientific discussions and project related meetings, and maintaining inventories for stored samples, reagents and lab materials.
Qualification and Experience
Bachelor Degree in Medical laboratory sciences /biotechnology/immunology or other relevant experience provided they demonstrate the following skills in
Previous experience or familiarity with immunological assays such as ELISA, ELISPOT, ICS, PMBC isolation, serum/plasma separation
Important Dates and More
The deadline for receiving applications is 17:00 on 14/12/2021.