Posted by IITA Ibadan, Nigeria - VERIFIED EMPLOYER VERIFIED21 Jan 12:35 pmIbadan North, Oyo
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is an international non-profit agricultural research-for-development (R4D) organization established in 1967, governed by a Board of Trustees, and a member of the CGIAR Consortium. Our R4D approach is anchored on the development needs of the tropics. We work with partners to enhance crop quality and productivity, reduce producer and consumer risks, and generate wealth from agriculture. We have more than 100 internationally recruited scientists from about 35 countries and 900 nationally recruited staff based in various stations across Africa.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Laboratory Technician I (Clonal Crop)
Recruitment Type: National (1 year renewable contracts)
Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:
Assist in clonal crop in vitro introduction via meristem culture
Assist in subculture for distribution and conservation;
Assist in clonal crops in vitro genebank maintenance
Perform any other duties as may be assigned
Qualification, Experience and Skills
National Diploma(ND) in Science Laboratory Technology (SLT), General Agriculture or related field
Minimum of 2 years working experience in a similar role
Skills and Competencies:
Must be computer literate.
Have good sense of cleanliness, safety and security precautions
We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
Please visit our website to apply for the position Laboratory Technician I (Clonal Crop):
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