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 modern infrastructure in line with recent developments in medical sciences. Its objective is to develop scientific and analytical expertise related to the prevention, diagnosis, and monitoring of human diseases. Its ultimate mission is to serve patients and citizens and offer excellence in health care.
The Department of Microbiology offers reference laboratory activities in partnership with various other public and private laboratories in the country. The department has been nominated as the National Reference Laboratory for Acute Respiratory Infections. At the same time, it works closely together with the Ministry of Health and the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) on epidemiological matters, as well as the National Service for Infectious Diseases as far as diagnostics is concerned.
Relying on a state-of-the-art infrastructure, the Microbiology Department’s team works with dedication to enhance the excellence of the services offered and build its mindset based on the DREAM team concept that foments a Dedicated, Respectful team that redefines Excellence and Appreciate individual contribution in delivering Microbiology services.
If you are interested in joining our DREAM team to make a difference together then have a look at the positions we are recruiting:
Doctor specialised in Microbiology (REF:231)
Type of contract: Full-time and undetermined duration contract (CDI)
The Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) is recruiting a Physician Specialised in Microbiology (m/f) for the Microbiology department in a full-time position (40h/week) with a permanent contract.
Type of contract: Full-time and determined duration contract (CDD)
The Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) is recruiting an Administrative Assistant (m/f) for the Microbiology department in a full-time position (40h/week) with a temporary contract.
Outreach and Scientific Communication Officer
Type of contract: Full-time and undetermined duration contract (CDD)
The Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) is recruiting an Outreach and Scientific Communication Officer (m/f) for the Microbiology department in a full-time position (40h/week) with a temporary contract.
More information about the positions is available on JOBS