The Cape Town HVTN Immunology Laboratory (CHIL; www.chil.org.za), a division of the Hutchinson Center Research Institute of South Africa (HCRISA), performs assays compliant with GCLP guidelines to analyze immune responses elicited to HIV vaccines in clinical trials. The laboratory is a new, state-of-the art facility located in the Gardens neighborhood of the Cape Town city bowl.
The purpose of this position is to oversee the physical space and equipment of the laboratory and to manage laboratory projects under the direction of the laboratory management. This position will report to laboratory management and will work independently in performing daily responsibilities, referring issues on as necessary. Skills and knowledge will be applied in coordinating operational and administrative activities necessary to smooth functioning of a clinical research laboratory.
Other duties, as required
Must have work authorization in South Africa. Applications from members of groups designated as previously disadvantaged by legislation are encouraged.