BACKGROUND: THE MARYLAND GLOBAL CORPORATION NIGERIA ( MGIC) an affiliate of the University of Maryland Baltimore is a Non- Governmental Organization funded by the US Government through the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The Organization is seeking qualified candidates to work on its recent award on “the Nigeria indicator and Impact Survey(NAIIS) is a population -based HIV Impact Assessment (PHIA) Survey that was developed to enable countries obtain HIV specific indicator, including the impact of the expansion of HIV prevention and treatment program to facilitate effective monitoring of national HIV program.
JOB DESCRIPTION FOR FIELD LABORATORY SPECIALIST
Through a contract with the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) implements The Nigeria AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS). The NAIIS program assists Nigeria to implement household-based surveys for HIV/AIDS, Hep- B & C and CD4 testing for population-based survey.
The NAIIS program seeks to fill a field Laboratory Specialist position to support the survey. The position is based at field locations over the 37 States in Nigeria.
The field Laboratory specialist will be responsible for providing field testing in households to measure the biomarkers for the National population -based surveys. Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Experience performing Quality Assurance measures in all phases of biomedical testing Ability to write clear and concise summaries of reports for internal and external audiences Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Fluency in English required.
DURATION: One Year with the possibility of renewal subject to the availability of funds.
HOW TO APPLY: Kindly fill the form on the link: https://goo.gl/forms/nvRjHCZdYUvqkuq52
CLOSING DATE: 19th March 2018