Chemical Pathologist Job in Nigeria

 Lopterra Services Limited - Our client is recruiting a skilled and dedicated candidate to join their medical diagnostics team in the capacity below:

Job Title: Chemical Pathologist

Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Overview

  • As a Chemical Pathologist, you will play a vital role in the analysis of bodily fluids and interpretation of laboratory test results, contributing to the accurate diagnosis and management of diseases.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in clinical pathology, exceptional analytical skills, and a commitment to delivering high-quality laboratory services.

Laboratory analysis:

  • Conduct biochemical analyses of blood, urine, and other bodily fluids to assess and interpret various biochemical components.
  • Utilise advanced laboratory techniques and equipment to ensure accurate and reliable test results.

Result Interpretation:

  • Interpret laboratory test results and provide diagnostic insights to aid in patient care.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to discuss findings and contribute to treatment plans.

Quality Assurance:

  • Monitor and manage quality assurance and quality control processes within the laboratory.
  • Implement and maintain standards to ensure the accuracy and reliability of laboratory results.

Test Selection:

  • Advise clinicians on appropriate laboratory tests for specific medical conditions.
  • Stay updated on advancements in clinical chemistry and recommend new tests as needed.


  • Work closely with laboratory technicians, healthcare teams, and other medical professionals to ensure effective communication and collaboration.

Research and Development:

  • Engage in ongoing research and development activities to enhance laboratory practices and stay abreast of emerging trends in clinical pathology.

Training and Education:

  • Provide training and education to laboratory staff and other healthcare professionals on laboratory techniques and result interpretation.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or equivalent from an accredited institution.
  • 2 - 3 years of experience as a practising Chemical Pathologist.
  • Complete the mandatory internship program in a hospital approved by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)
  • Board certification & medical licence
  • Undertake a residency or postgraduate training program in Chemical/ClinicalPathology
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Commitment to quality assurance and continuous improvement.

N140,000 Monthly.

Application Closing Date
29th March, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online