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One Medical Biologist in Microbiology for the Medical Biology Laboratory

Deadline: October 9th, 2022

 

Institut Pasteur du Cambodge (IPC) is seeking for one full-time Medical Biologist to work in the Microbiology Laboratory within the Medical Biology Laboratory. The initial contract is offered for one year (renewable).

 

RECRUITMENT CONDITIONS

  • Cambodian nationality
  • Pharmacist or Medical Doctor with DES or Master degree in Medical Biology
  • Language: Fluent in English (Knowledge of French is a plus)
  • Full-time position to be filled immediately

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Carry out medical biology act for all patients referred to the Medical Biology Laboratory
  • Supervise the laboratory activities and technical staffs of the Microbiology Laboratory (Bacteriology, Parasitology, and mycology)
  • Provide support for the technical validation carried out by the technicians
  • Supervise the maintenance of the equipment in collaboration with the technicians
  • Ensure the biological validation of the results based on clinical data and patient anteriority
  • Interpret the results, sign the reports and return and comment on the results to the patient and/or the prescriber
  • Provide consulting services for practitioners and patients
  • Monitor the proper functioning of analytical systems: ICQ and ECQ
  • Ensure quality system approach and improvement of the laboratory following ISO 15189 requirement

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Good knowledge of clinical microbiology (bacteriology, parasitology, and mycology): tropical diseases, laboratory diagnosis, antibiotic resistance, antibiotic therapy advice.
  • Knowledge of general medical biology: Mycobacteria, Hematology (cytology), Biochemistry, Immuno-serology, and Molecular Biology.
  • Good communication, organizational skills, and teamwork
  • Supervisory and training capacity
  • Scientific knowledge to participate in research projects

 

The complete application includes a cover letter – with salary expectations, copies of diplomas if any, work certificates, curriculum vitae with a recent photo, Identity Card photocopy – all certified documents to the originals – are to be sent to the Human Resources department of Institut Pasteur du Cambodge #5, Monivong Blvd, Phnom Penh or by email to: [email protected], phone number: 092 777 665.