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  • Posted: Mar 25, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Sigma Consult is a key player in business consulting and advisory services within Nigeria with focus on the healthcare industry. We bridge gaps between inputs and outputs thereby increasing the productivity of its clients.
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    Molecular Laboratory Scientist (COVID-19 Experience)

    Location: Victoria Island, Lagos


    • Process biological samples for testing, including tissue, blood, urine, spinal fluid, and gastric juices according to SOP; check for proper patient identification and for correct requisition.
    • Perform laboratory procedures following SOPs, including nucleic acid extraction from pathogenic cultures, RT-PCR and qPCR analyses
    • Answer inbound calls and respond to client requests according to SOP; provide verbal results, specimen requirements, and CPT codes; send results; triage technical questions to appropriate personnel.
    • Summarizing results and reporting findings in electronic format to referring physicians and medical specialists, as well as collaborating on patient care.
    • Place outbound calls to clients with STAT results and Critical Values.
    • Place outbound calls to clients to obtain complete patient demographics and specimen information.
    • Monitor reagents for expiration dates, preparation dates, inventory, and aliquot or prepare as needed.
    • Provide technical advice and guidance for the development and/or update of national policies and strategies on the diagnosis of COVID-19 including sample collection, handling, and testing strategies
    • Conduct training and supervise laboratory persons involved in COVID-19 testing
    • Provide technical support for the strengthening of laboratory capacity and expanding access to molecular biology tests for COVID-19
    • Adhering to best practices in medical laboratory sciences and keeping up with advancements in the field.


    • BSc / MSc / Ph.D. degree with a focus on Medical Technology, Medical Laboratory Science, Molecular Biology/Microbiology
    • Minimum 3 years of professional laboratory experience in molecular techniques.
    • MLSCN certified with a valid practicing license.
    • Proven experience working with COVID-19 related cases or in a COVID-19 center or unit.
    • Proficiency in electronic health record management systems
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills.
    • Exceptional ability in summarizing and reporting test results.
    • Extensive experience in collaborating with healthcare providers and specialists.
    • Knowledge of best practices and advancements in the field of laboratory sciences.

    Monthly Remuneration
    N200,000 / month.

    Method of Application

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