Medical Lab Specialist Full-time Job

6 days ago   Medical & Healthcare   Abu Dhabi   110 views Reference: 36097
Job Details

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

• Provide scientific, technical and logistical support to Research laboratory users.

• Develop, design and conduct research lab experiments in line with the overall research plan, review progress and evaluate results with supervision from the Principal Investigator

• Formulate research methods and suggest options for improving quality, identify potential problems, and recommend solutions.

• Assist in the selection, safe operation and maintenance of equipment used in the laboratories.

• Conduct a cost and risk analysis on the design and the equipment to be selected to ensure proper and efficient selection.

• Work effectively as part of a laboratory team, including assisting colleagues in skill development as needed.

• Maintain databases and experimental records.

• Assist with maintenance of equipment and train others on use of equipment.

• Assist with laboratory safety and ordering.

• Ensure that all aspects of day to day operations comply with HSE policies and procedures and take corrective action in cases on non-compliance.

• Conduct analysis of data, and interpret and implement research methodology (with supervision from the Principal Investigator).

• Act as liaison with other departments, divisions or organizations.

• Monitor an inventory and database of all equipment and supplies and ensure the accuracy of entries and records.

• Adhere to the University's information security and confidentiality policies and procedures, and report breaches or other security risks accordingly

• Coordinate with other departments to facilitate the accomplishment of tasks and responsibilities, as and when needed

• Perform any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager

Desired Skills and Experience

Required Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s or master’s degree in related field. DOH License as a Medical Laboratory Technician

Experience in/or cell culture, genomics, proteomics, imaging, animal studies, histological tissue processing, immunohistochemistry, experimental pharmacology, drug discovery, microbiology, immunology, with a background in data analysis, inventory and lab management.

Required Experience:

Expats: A minimum 5 years of relevant experience.

UAE Nationals: A minimum of 1 years of relevant experience

Company Description
The UAEs top-ranked university, Khalifa University is leading R&D of real-world solutions and preparing science and engineering graduates to build a better world.