Chemical Pathologist at Lopterra Services Limited

Posted on: Fri 29-03-2024

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: Lagos Island, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Overview

  • Our client is seeking a skilled and dedicated Chemical Pathologist to join their medical diagnostics team. 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

  • 2-3 years of experience as a practising Chemical Pathologist.
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or equivalent from an accredited institution.
  • 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 / month.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online