Lily Hospitals Limited, established since 1986 remains one of the foremost hospitals in Nigeria and within the South-South region of the country. It is the first private hospital in Nigeria to achieve ISO 9001:2000 quality management system certification from the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON). We are also consistently committed to high standards; continuous improvement, service excellence, organizational citizenship, and outstanding work ethics.We are also consistently committed to high standards; continuous improvement, service excellence, organizational citizenship, and outstanding work ethics; currently running residency training programs in family medicine and radiology. Lily Hospitals is also involved in housemanship training, internship training in Pharmacy and Radiology. We have multiple locations in Benin, Warri, Okuokoko etc. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Laboratory Scientist (Microbiologist)Location: Warri, Delta Type: Full TimeJob Category: Senior Level Job SummaryThe role is responsible for studying organisms that cause illness, infections, including viruses, bacteria, archaea, fungi, algae and protozoa in patients, diagnosing patients and preventing epidemics in Lily hospitals.The job holder is also responsible for investigating the causes of contagious diseases and researching new treatments for infections.Key Result Areas (KRA):Observe, monitor and identify microorganisms.Track microorganisms in a range of environments.Collect, monitor and assess samples from a range of sources.Use a variety of identification methods, including molecular techniques, to test samples and determine infection causing organism.Develop new techniques, products and processes.Develop and plan methods to prevent the spread of disease or infections in Lily hospitals.Evaluate and register new medicines, vaccines, diagnostic tests and pharmaceutical products in clinical trialsDevelop products, such as enzymes, vitamins, hormones, and antimicrobial.Work with specialist computer software to undertake studies and research.Maintain accurate and up-to-date records.Maintenance ResponsibilityMaintain all laboratory instrumentations and equipments.