Laboratory Officer Vacancy at Novena Medicals


Novena Medicals is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Laboratory Officer

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • Medical Laboratory Scientists, also known as Biomedical Scientists are involved in lab-based tasks such as sampling, testing and measuring in the field of medicine
  • They study samples obtained from the human body. The outcomes of their research inform medical practice and procedure and can help to tackle major diseases

Work Activities

  • Examining and analysing body fluids and cells to look to for bacteria, parasites, and other microorganisms
  • Analysing the chemical reactions to determine concentrations of compounds such as blood glucose and cholesterol levels.
  • Identifying blood groups and cross matching blood for transfusions
  • Monitoring the effects of medication by testing how a patient is responding to treatment
  • Using microscopes, cell counters, and other sophisticated laboratory equipment
  • Relaying results to relevant medical staff, who use the information to diagnose and treat the patient’s illness
  • Keeping accurate records and writing reports
  • Assisting in the production and updating of laboratory documentation, particularly relating to policies and standard operating procedures
  • Maintaining and updating professional knowledge and taking responsibility for continuing professional development (CPD)
  • Ensuring the service is provided in an accurate, efficient and cost effective manner.

Basic Requirements

  • B.Sc in Microbiology or equivalent field.

Application Closing Date
14th September, 2019.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.