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Job Title: Medical Laboratory Technician – 2 year renewable contract

Employer: International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable Nigerian Nationals for the position of Medical Laboratory Technician at the Institute’s Headquarters, Ibadan.


Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:

•   Collection and preparation of patients’ specimen for analyses treatment

•   May perform routine tests in accordance with detailed instructions

•   Perform tests using automated analyzers under proper Supervision.

•   Sets up, clean laboratory equipment and disinfect laboratory wares

•   Maintain general cleanliness of the laboratory

•   Handle pre and post analytical data entry into appropriate records – this includes patients’ proper IDs, results documentation, MIS App inputs amongst others

•   Perform any other duties as may be assigned.

Minimum educational qualifications required for the job: Medical Laboratory Technician professional certificate

Experience/know how:

•   3 Years of working experience in clinical Laboratory.

•   Be able to use laboratory equipments and understand basic laboratory techniques.

•   Possess good organizational skills and demonstrate ability to work under pressure.

Remuneration: We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.

Method of application:

Interested applicants should forward their applications with detailed curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format to IITA website no later than Two Weeks from the date of this publication. The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include either the Head of applicant’s current or previous organization or applicant’s direct Supervisor/Superior officer at work and evidence of current remuneration package.

Closing Date: 27th February 2014

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