NICED (National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases) Kolkata is inviting applications for the position of Technical Assistant. This is a great opportunity for individuals seeking to contribute to cutting-edge research in the field of cholera and enteric diseases.
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NICED (National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases) Kolkata is inviting applications for the position of Technical Assistant. This is a great opportunity for individuals seeking to contribute to cutting-edge research in the field of cholera and enteric diseases. As a Technical Assistant, you will be an integral part of the research team, supporting various scientific activities and contributing to the advancement of knowledge in the domain of infectious diseases.
- Laboratory Support: Assist scientists and researchers in conducting experiments and studies related to cholera and enteric diseases. Prepare and maintain laboratory equipment and ensure a safe and efficient work environment.
- Data Collection and Analysis: Participate in data collection, collation, and analysis processes. Record and organize research data accurately for further analysis and interpretation.
- Sample Handling: Receive, process, and store biological samples following standard protocols and guidelines to maintain sample integrity.
- Quality Control: Perform quality control checks on laboratory procedures and experiments to ensure accurate and reliable results.
- Research Assistance: Aid in the implementation of research projects and clinical trials. Collaborate with the research team in designing experiments and preparing research reports.
- Literature Review: Assist in reviewing scientific literature to stay updated with the latest developments in the field of infectious diseases.
- Administrative Tasks: Provide administrative support by managing paperwork, maintaining records, and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
- Equipment Maintenance: Monitor and maintain laboratory equipment, troubleshoot technical issues, and coordinate with relevant departments for repairs and maintenance.
- Safety Compliance: Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines while handling hazardous materials and biohazardous substances.
- Team Collaboration: Work closely with fellow researchers, scientists, and technical staff to achieve research goals and objectives.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, or a related field. A Master’s degree is preferred but not mandatory.
- Previous experience in a research or laboratory setting is advantageous.
- Familiarity with laboratory techniques, scientific methodologies, and data analysis tools.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail to maintain accurate records and documentation.
- Good communication skills to effectively collaborate with team members and researchers.
- Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize work efficiently.
- Knowledge of safety procedures and protocols in laboratory settings.
- Proficiency in computer applications relevant to research and data analysis.
How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply offline by submitting their detailed CV/resume along with a cover letter highlighting their qualifications and experience. Please enclose relevant educational certificates, experience letters (if any), and two professional references.
Postal Address for Application Submission: National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) P-33, C.I.T. Road, Scheme XM, Beleghata, Kolkata – 700010, West Bengal, India
To apply for this job please visit www.niced.org.in.