Bayelsa, Edo, Jobs, Lagos, Nigeria

Intern – Laboratory Services at the Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) – 6 Openings

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is a non-profit organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting global health and economic initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi currently has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Intern – Laboratory Services

Locations: Bayelsa (2), Edo (2), Lagos (2)
Job Category: Fixed Term

Job Description

  • Will provide technical support in the implementation of high-quality laboratory services for the uptake of VL /EID services.
  • S/he will provide direct bench support to strengthen the uptake of VL/ EID testing in the PCR lab, to ensure up-to-date reporting on testing and equipment functionality and Commodity availability and usage.
  • S/He will assay patient samples for EID/viral load test and review test results before dispatch, compile and submit weekly throughput report for EID/viral load test done.
  • Work with State Logistic Officer to perform inventory management of PCR laboratory commodities and timely reporting on LMIS to ensure adequate stock at sites.

Minimum Recruitment Standards

  • B.Sc in Laboratory Sciences or related field with 1-3 years post national youth service experience in provision of laboratory support for HIV/AIDS.
  • Knowledge of advanced laboratory procedures, diagnosis and management related to PCR lab.
  • Certification of license to practice as a medical laboratory scientist is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
28th May 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and Resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.
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  • Only applications sent electronically (i.e. by e-mail) with the Job Title and Location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
  • AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview