The Laboratoire national de santé is recruiting a Medical biologist (m/f) in a permanent full-time position (40h/week) for the Medical Biology Department.
The « Laboratoire national de santé » (LNS) is a public institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg. As a multidisciplinary institute, the LNS consists of four scientific departments in the fields of medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine and health protection. In addition, the LNS is also hosting the National Center of Pathology and the National Center of Genetics. The LNS has its premises in Dudelange since 2013.
The mission of the LNS is to develop analytical and scientific expertise related to the prevention, diagnosis and monitoring of human diseases and to ensure the role of a national control or reference laboratory as well as to carry out forensic tasks. The institution also contributes to the development, harmonization and promotion of technical laboratory methods in close collaboration with local and international analytical laboratories. Within the scope of its responsibilities, the LNS is also leading research and teaching activities in collaboration with partners in Luxembourg and abroad.
With its modern infrastructure in line with the recent evolution of medical and analytical sciences, the LNS is an ambitious laboratory with innovative projects that increase its expertise in public health.
The medical biology department of the Laboratoire national de santé offers a wide range of activities concerning prevention, screening, diagnosis, prognosis, follow-up and associated consultancy services in the following areas:
The department is also in charge of centralized sample reception (reception, registration, qualification and distribution of medical requests for all LNS departments with clinical biology activities) and venous sampling for patients with prescriptions.
This list of tasks is not intended to be exhaustive. Tasks may vary according to the specific needs of the department to which you are assigned.
If you meet the above profile and wish to apply, please submit your application (CV and Cover letter) via our website. Your 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.