Laboratory Analyst at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

Website The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Laboratory Analyst

Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Contract: 3-year renewable Contract
Department: NRS



Laboratory Analyst at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture



  • Carry out quality control and comprehensive physical, chemical and microbiological analysis of raw water, potable water, swimming pool water, and sewage water at water treatment plant.
  • Carry out Jar test to assist the operators in determining the appropriate chemical dosage of raw water.
  • Initiate purchase of laboratory equipment and reagents.
  • Team up with operators to carry out the operation of the plants.
  • Generate laboratory reports on daily, weekly and, monthly basis.
  • Perform any other job-related duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.


  • B.Sc / HND in Science Laboratory Technology or related field with a minimum of two (2) years’ experience performing a similar role in a well-structured environment.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Have good knowledge of laboratory analysis of water, water treatment plant, swimming pool, and Sewage system.
  • Have good interpersonal and communication skills.

We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.


Application Closing Date
23rd November, 2023.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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