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JOB DESCRIPTION

Lab Attendants, Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND), India

1. POSITIONS VACANT:  Lab Attendants (LA); on a need based for laboratories which are being strengthened by FIND India.

2. ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND:

The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND), is a leading not-for-profit organization based in Geneva, Switzerland, that enables the development and delivery of much-needed diagnostic tests for poverty-related diseases including, tuberculosis, malaria, sleeping sickness, hepatitis C, HIV, leishmaniasis, buruli ulcer and chagas disease.

FIND acts as a bridge between experts in technology development, policy and clinical care, reducing barriers to innovation and effective implementation of diagnostic solutions in low- and middle-income countries.

FIND has active collaborations with more than 100 partners, including research institutes, academia, health ministries and disease control programmes, commercial partners, the World Health Organization, bilateral and multilateral organizations and clinical trial sites.

Over the past 12 years, FIND has supported the development of 11 new diagnostic tests that address diseases of poverty. FIND has also established critical resources for the development of many other tests, including specimen banks, critical reagents, product profiles and policy briefs that provide better visibility on pressing diagnostic needs. FIND’s work in these areas reflects a willingness to address market entry barriers for diagnostics globally.

Represented in India through a Liaison Office at New Delhi, FIND has recently registered as a not-for-profit company under Section 8 of the Companies Act. The organization is presently engaged in the development of new diagnostic techniques for TB, HIV, Hepatitis C, Malaria and neglected tropical diseases, across the world and specifically for MDR-TB in India.

For more information about the organization, please visit http://www.finddx.org/

3. JOB DESCRIPTION/ RESPONSIBILITIES:

The LA will report administratively, on a day-to-day basis to the Administrative Head/ Director of the concerned TB Lab and shall functionally be under the direct supervision of the TB Lab-in-Charge.

Her/ his primary responsibility shall be to assist the technical staff of the Lab.

Key Responsibilities:

(1) General cleaning and washing of glassware;
(2) Responsible for maintenance of the lab equipment’s and lab room;
(3) Undertaking any other job assigned by Lab in-charge as per project need.

4. QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND COMPETENCIES:        

Qualification:

(1) VIII Passed with prior experience of laboratory work
(2) X Passed is desirable

Experience:

Candidates with prior experience of laboratory work will be given preference.

5. COMPENSATION OFFERED:

Gross compensation budgeted for the position on a cost to organization (CTO) basis is Rs.90,000/- per annum. Please note that gross compensation is fully taxable.
(Note: Candidates shall be working on the payroll of SAMS, a leading HR Agency for the health and development sectors in India). 

6. NATURE OF APPOINTMENT:

The selected candidate shall be initially offered till October 31, 2017 consultancy contract, renewable based on satisfactory performance.

7. LOCATION:

Vacancies for LAs exist at multiple locations, details of which are available at www.sams.co.in/

8. REFERENCE:    

LA-FIND

9. CONTACT INFORMATION:    

Senior Consultant
Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd.,
1/1B (Ground Floor), Choudhary Hetram House, Bharat Nagar, New Friends Colony, New Delhi -110 025;
(Landmark: Near Mata Mandir)
Phone No.- 011- 26842162; 41653612; 41011564-5
Email: la-find@sams.co.in

10. LAST DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:

Eligible candidates interested in this position are requested to courier or email their applications to the above address or email id. Applicants are urged to fill the ‘online’ application form provided at http://www.sams.co.in/forms/onlineapplicationfind.htm . Candidates who are unable to fill the ‘online’ form may alternately download the standard form available at http://sams.co.in/JAF-FIND-LabStaff.doc  and mail it to the email id mentioned above, on completion.