Laboratory Technologist (Dhaka, Bangladesh), Child Health Research Foundation

Posted on: 26 September 2019
Apply by: 05 October 2019

About CHRF
Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF) is a non-profit research organization in Dhaka, Bangladesh, registered under the NGO Affairs Bureau. Founded in 2007 by a multidisciplinary research group, we operate with the core mission to improve child health by facilitating appropriate policy decisions on treatment and prevention of infectious diseases through quality research and advocacy using available resources. We conduct research in four hospitals (Dhaka Shishu Hospital, Dr. MR Khan Shishu hospital, Chittagong Ma-O-Shishu Hospital, and Kumudini Women’s Medical College) and five microbiology laboratories around the country. We collaborate with different international organizations like World Health Organization, Edinburgh University, Stanford University, Johns Hopkins University, Centre for Disease Control (CDC), Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), etc.   

CHRF is going to invite application for the position “Laboratory Technologist” for working in the new project titled “Synbiotics for the Early Prevention of Severe Infections in Infants (SEPSIS) trial”.

Job location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Duty hour: 8 hours (morning or evening shift)

Employment term: Fixed term/Regular

Vacancy: 1

Salary range: BDT 22,000

Benefits: Contributory provident fund and festival allowance (Eid/Puja/Christmas & Baishakhi)
Key Responsibilities

  • Process routine laboratory specimen by following good laboratory practice.
  • Help lab in charge to run the laboratory smoothly.
  • Report processing and interpretation by getting support from senior colleagues also document all lab findings on laboratory book.
  • Communication with collection and reception colleagues to ensure the real-time report delivery.
  • Communications with Hospital people any emergency situation.
  • Attend roster duty.
  • Take care of laboratory equipment and laboratory logistics.
  • Maintain Machine QC chart.
  • Maintain logbook for all laboratory logistics.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • B.Sc/Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (Any renowned institute)

An ideal candidate:

  • Must be highly organized and be particularly attentive to details.
  • Must be meticulous in record keeping with every detail.
  • Should have the analytical aptitude.

If you believe that your credentials meet the outlined profile, we invite you to apply by uploading your CV (1 - 3 pages) by 05 October, 2019 to Email:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

At CHRF, we believe in an equal opportunity for all. We will consider all qualified applications without regard to race, color, religion, sex and gender or disability status.