Title: Laboratory Assistant
Company Name: Relief International
Vacancy: Not specific
Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Ukhia)
Employment Status: Full-time
∎ Diploma in Medical Technology, Major in Laboratory Medicine.
∎ At least 1 year(s)
∎ We are looking for a talented and highly-analytical Lab Assistant to join our growing team. As the Lab Assistant, you will work with our senior staff to process samples, perform tests, and record and analyses results. The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of lab procedures and understand the importance of maintaining a clean workspace by following all lab regulations for health and safety. In addition to having strong attention to detail, you must be responsible and demonstrate excellent communication skills.
∎ Duty Station: Ukhiya - Refugee camp, Bangladesh
∎ Report To: Laboratory Coordinator
∎ Expected Start Date: At Earliest
∎ Contract length: Up to 31st December, 2022 (With possibility of Extension subject to funding, program needs and performance of incumbent)
∎ Under the guidance of the Laboratory Coordinator, the Laboratory Assistant will be responsible for-
∎ Collection of sample following guideline
∎ Prepare samples for testing using various laboratory equipment.
∎ Maintain all laboratory records.
∎ Comply with the correct procedures, policies, and health and safety regulations.
∎ Conduct laboratory tests, analyze results, and document your findings.
∎ Stay informed with the latest industry trends, techniques, and best practices.
∎ Document all activities, results and report back to management.
∎ Clean and sterilize equipment and work area.
∎ Collect and prepare research and information needed for studies.
∎ Classify and label samples.
∎ Undertake basic administrative tasks such as filing and answering telephones.
∎ Previous experience in international organization is an advantage.
∎ Good coordination skills.
∎ Experience working with supply chain/ supply management.
∎ Computer Skills.(e.g-Microsoft word, Excel)
∎ As per RI National Pay Scale Policy in Bangladesh
Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Two festival bonuses in a year equivalent to one Gross salary.
∎ Severance (8.33% of the monthly Gross salary) goes with the monthly release of the salary
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 31 Jan 2022
∎ 24 Jan 2022
∎ Relief International
∎ Address : Bangladesh Country Office: Apt- D2, House- 39 (Sheltech Sunshine), Road-37, Gulshan-2, Dhaka- 1212 I Bangladesh.
∎ Web : www.ri.org
∎ Business : Relief International, headquartered in USA, is a leading international non-government organization working in 16 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.
Relief International (RI) has been working in Bangladesh since 2004, implementing programs covering emergency response, health, economic opportunity, trafficking in persons, gender equality and youth empowerment. RI has been present in Cox’s Bazar since 2014 where it was implementing a trafficking in persons project in Ukhiya and Teknaf supporting old caseload refugees as well as host communities prior to the large-scale influx. Since 2017, RI has scaled up its operations in Cox’s Bazar to support the emergency response by providing integrated, multi-sectoral programming for refugee and host communities, covering health services, including a 132 bed COVID-19 Isolation and Treatment Center in Ukhiya, child protection, SGBV, complimentary food and livelihoods opportunities to support social cohesion. Relief International is currently implementing a large scale refugee response program in Cox`s Bazar in Bangladesh in collaboration with multiple partners including UNHCR, WFP, USAID.RI maintains a country office in Dhaka with multiple field offices in Cox`s Bazar.
Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach which we call the RI Way emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships, and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.