Laboratory Analyst at IITA

Laboratory Analyst at IITA

LocationOyo State

Ref: IITA-HR-NRS2019-041

Position: Laboratory Analyst
Location: Ibadan Recruitment Type: National (3-year renewable contract)

Date Posted: 23rd December 2019 Closing Date: 3rd January 2020
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable applicants for the position
below at the Institute’s Headquarters in Ibadan:
Position: Laboratory Analyst
Contract: 3-year renewable contract Location: Ibadan
Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:
• Carry out quality control and comprehensive physical, chemical and
microbiological analysis of raw water, potable water, swimming pool water and
Sewage water at Water treatment plant;
• Carry out jar test to assist the operators to determine appropriate chemical
dosage of raw water;
• Assist in determining quality of chemicals before purchase;
• Initiate purchase of laboratory equipment and reagents;
• Team up with the operators to carry out operation of the plants;
• Assist in generating laboratory reports on daily weekly and monthly basis;
• Perform any their duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.
BSc/HND in Science Laboratory Technology or related field with minimum of three (3)
years’ working experience performing related roles.
The ideal candidate must:
• Have good knowledge of laboratory analysis of water.
• Have good knowledge of water treatment plant, swimming and sewage system.
• Be honest and hardworking with good interpersonal and communication skills.
• Possess a valid driver’s license and be a good team player.
We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive benefits and excellent working
conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter
and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format to IITA website: no later than Two Weeks from the date of this publication. The
application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees
which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional
colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.


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