The Laboratoire national de santé (Luxembourg public institution) is recruiting a Department coordinator (m/f) Ref °365 for a full time (40 h/week) role and a permanent contract for the Department of Microbiology.
About the Laboratoire national de santé
The “Laboratoire national de santé” (LNS) is a public institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg. LNS is organized as a multidisciplinary institute and supported by a professional services team, the LNS includes four scientific departments in the fields of medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine, and health protection, in addition to hosting the National Center of Pathology and the National Center of Genetics. The LNS is based at Dudelange, with state of the art, modern infrastructure in line with recent developments in medical sciences.
The department of microbiology offers reference laboratory activities in partnership with various other public and private laboratories in the country. The department is nominated as National Reference Laboratory for Acute Respiratory Infections. At the same time, it works closely together with the Ministry of Health and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).
The department coordinator will ensure the smooth operation of the department services. The appointee is responsible for supporting the ongoing projects within our department in collaboration with the heads of service to ensure the delivery of projects with efficiency and quality within budget. He/she is responsible for managing and overseeing the day-to-day operational functions of the department of Microbiology. Of particular importance is the implementation of processes for improved efficiency and performance of the department.
The department coordinator also acts as a point of liaison between the head of the department and different LNS support services. The appointee will support the expanding project portfolio of the Department of Microbiology, the digital transformation plan and the introduction of performance indicators and risk management. He/she effectively initiates communication between all stakeholders in order to grow and support production and service activities to ensure smooth progress.
Involvement in digital transformation projects in the laboratory setting.
The above list is not exhaustive and further tasks could be added according to the needs of the department.
If you meet the above profile requirements and wish to apply, please send your application (CV, letter of intent and copies of your degrees) by clicking on the application button below.
Applications will be processed in order of arrival. The utmost confidentiality will be granted to each application.
Prospective candidates are invited to contact Dr Tamir Abdelrahman, Head of Microbiology department +352 28 100 500 or via email firstname.lastname@example.orgYour application will be treated confidentiality.
At the final stages of the recruitment process, the successful candidate will be asked to provide supporting documentation such as, copies of diplomas and certificates of employment. An official criminal record (bulletin no.3) will also be required for consultation purpose.