Project Technician III (Laboratory Technician) - field jobs in Chennai - National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

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  • 2019-05-02

Job Description

Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey is a time bound activity and is crucial for Ending TB in India and is planned to be undertaken on mission mode. High level of commitment is required with a will to work on Sundays & holidays (except, important local holidays). Job requires continuous field work throughout the country in various States/UTs for all posts. Preference will be given to those having working experience in National Health Surveys/ similar activities.

Educational Qualification : 12th pass in science subjects with any one of the following: (i) Two years Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology or (ii) One year Diploma in Med Laboratory Technology with one year laboratory experience in a recognised organization/institution or (iii) Two years laboratory experience in a government recognised organisation/institution. *B.Sc., degree shall be treated as three years’ experience.

Desirable Qualification : 1. Experience in culture (solid and liquid) and DST for mycobacterium tuberculosis. 2. 1 year experience in RNTCP as LT. 3. Past experience of working in an Intermediate Reference Laboratory or National Reference Laboratory for Tuberculosis.

Job specifications / responsibilities : 1. Get trained in Protocol of National TB Prevalence Survey, India 2017-18 as well as SOPs and training manuals. 2. Get trained in SOPs of RNTCP and National Lab committee recommendations for Intermediate Reference Laboratories. 3. Achieve necessary skills to perform CBNAAT, testing, sputum microscopy, C&DST and Blood tests using auto analyzer before Survey commencement. 4. Perform safe opening of all sputum specimens received by IRL. 5. Use IT system (scanner and laptop) to ensure all entries of each sample is and its result is entered in the application. 6. Inform the Survey Team & local DTO & STLS about the instances of leakage, contamination etc. suggesting action e.g. Repeat sample collection. 7. Perform processing of all received sputum and blood samples at the van and conduct test as per methods described in SOPs. 8. Perform DNA extraction (following all steps of PCR) for Line Probe assay on all sputum sample received. 9. Any other job as assigned by Senior Investigator, Medical Officer & PMU as per Survey needs.

Age Limit : 30 years.

Website : http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id : http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/12042019/AD%20FOR%20NATBPS%20WB.pdf


Key Skills

Industry

Government / Public Services / Defence

Functional Area

Medical / Health Care / Hospitals

Number of Vacancy

3

Last Apply Date

2019-05-02

Education

Higher Secondary, Advanced/Higher Diploma


About National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

The following posts are to be filled purely on contract basis for 2 months, in the non-institutional ad-hoc project titled ‘Targeted Intervention to expand and strengthen TB Control in tribal population and Strengthening implementation and operational research under RNTCP in India’ at Gujarat, implemented by this Institute.
Qualification : Graduate in Anthropology / Sociology / Life Sciences /psychology/social work/ medical sociology/ from a recognized University.
Desirable Qualification : Experience of working in Tribal area A degree/diploma in public health or equivalent. Two years experience of working in National TB Programmes or two years experience of working in field based projects.
Age Limit : Not exceeding 35 Years.
Note : This post UR candidate only.

Website:http://www.nirt.res.in/

Reference Id:http://www.nirt.res.in/pdf/2019/Advt/12042019/AD%20FOR%20NATBPS%20WB.pdf

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