[Vacancy]: Chemical Pathologist Needed at Lopterra Services Limited

February 7, 2024

Job Description

Job Summary

 Lopterra Services Limited is seeking a skilled and dedicated Chemical Pathologist to join their medical diagnostics team. As a Chemical Pathologist, you will play a vital role in the analysis of bodily fluids and interpretation of laboratory test results, contributing to the accurate diagnosis and management of diseases.

  • Minimum Qualification: MBBS
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in clinical pathology, exceptional analytical skills, and a commitment to delivering high-quality laboratory services.


Laboratory analysis

  • Conduct biochemical analyses of blood, urine, and other bodily fluids to assess and interpret various biochemical components.
  • Utilize advanced laboratory techniques and equipment to ensure accurate and reliable test results.

Result Interpretation

  • Interpret laboratory test results and provide diagnostic insights to aid in patient care.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to discuss findings and contribute to treatment plans.

Quality Assurance

  • Monitor and manage quality assurance and quality control processes within the laboratory.
  • Implement and maintain standards to ensure the accuracy and reliability of laboratory results.

Test Selection

  • Advise clinicians on appropriate laboratory tests for specific medical conditions.
  • Stay updated on advancements in clinical chemistry and recommend new tests as needed.


  • Work closely with laboratory technicians, healthcare teams, and other medical professionals to ensure effective communication and collaboration.

Research and Development:

  • Engage in ongoing research and development activities to enhance laboratory practices and stay abreast of emerging trends in clinical pathology.

Training and Education:

  • Provide training and education to laboratory staff and other healthcare professionals on laboratory techniques and result interpretation.

Qualifications & skills

  • Minimum of 2–3 years of experience as a practicing Chemical Pathologist.
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or equivalent from an accredited institution.
  • Complete the mandatory internship program in a hospital approved by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)
  • Board certification & medical licence
  • Undertake a residency or postgraduate training program in Chemical/ClinicalPathology
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Commitment to quality assurance and continuous improvement

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