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Careers @ LVPEI

At L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), we are committed to promoting good vision, preventing blindness, and developing innovative techniques that can potentially revolutionize eye care services. The right person for any job in LVPEI will contribute to these fundamental goals. We offer a wide range of job opportunities in medical, paramedical, and related support service areas. You will be sure to benefit from a safe, productive, purposeful, and responsive environment that fosters excellent performance at the individual and team levels. Receiving equal treatment, having access to a variety of opportunities, gaining from periodic re-orientation to learning and development. Here, you can expect to proudly imbibe the organisational culture, and likely thrive on it both personally and professionally.

Suitably-qualified individuals are invited to apply for the positions listed below:

Technical assistant/ facility manager

Nature of Job

Brien Holden Eye Research Centre, LV Prasad Eye Institute is seeking to employ individuals (permanent positions) in its research facility.

Responsibilities

  • Help conducting research as defined by the investigator.
  • Collecting, preparing or testing samples.
  • Ordering and maintaining stock and resources.
  • Recording and analyzing data.
Qualification
  • BSc or MSc in life sciences (botany, zoology, genetics, biochemistry, biotechnology)
  • BSc MLT or MSc MLT
Experience

Although experience is not a criterion for applying to this position (fresh graduates can apply), preference will be given to candidates with some prior experience in the following areas:

  • cell culture and performing molecular biology techniques
  • experience in performing confocal microscopy or FACS
  • quality assurance – for GMP manufacturing
Others
  • Should be enthusiastic and good in communications (English)
  • Should be willing to commit to a few years of service
Number of positions available
  • Facility manager (confocal and FACS)- 1
  • GMP facility (quality assurance)– 1
  • GMP facility (product manufacturing) -1
  • Research technical assistants – 2

Interested Candidates should send their applications to hr@lvpei.org

Vision Centres Coordinator

Nature of Job

Responsibilities

  • Supervise cluster of Vision Centres and its day-to-day Operations, Administration and Management.
  • Act as facilitator between Secondary Centre Administrator and Vision Technician.
  • Visit to Centres to monitor the performance of Vision Centre and Vision Technician.
  • Monitoring and Mentoring Vision Technicians.
  • Organize Awareness and Screening Programs in Vision Centre locations.
  • Administer Vision Centre Assets, Cash Management, Spectacles Delivery.
  • Liaise closely with Secondary Centre Administrator, Opticals, Bio-medical and other departments.
  • Network with local communities, NGOs, PHCs, RMPs etc.,
  • Documentation and reporting on VC activities, statistics, present reports to regularly.
  • Keep track of referrals to Secondary Centres.
  • Responsible for sustainability of the Centres.

Others

  • Should be computer literate and knowledge & working experience in MS Office applications.
  • Willing to travel in rural areas.
Qualification
  • Bachelors or Masters in Social Work / Masters in Rural Development
  • Passionate to work in Healthcare sector in Rural Areas
Location
Experience
  • 1 - 2 years of experience preferably in Healthcare / social services.

Contact Person Mr. Narasimhudu - Email : narasimhudu@lvpei.org

Eye Donation Counselor

Nature of Job

Responsible for approaching donor families and obtaining consent for donation prior to recovery of tissue and coordinating timely and effective corneal recovery.

Required skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with all Eye Bank and hospital staff.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate and collaborate with peers while fostering a positive work environment.
  • Able to interpret and follow written and oral direction.
  • Able to effectively persuade individuals and groups.
  • Must be able to work long hours, nights and Sundays/holidays when required
  • Personal commitment to eye and organ donation.
Qualification
  • Intermediate/ Degree preferably from science back round (like MLT, BiPC, GNM, BSC )
Location
Hyderabad (must be open to travel to other locations too)
Experience
  • not mandatory

Interested Candidates should send their applications to hr@lvpei.org

Patient Care Counselor

Nature of Job

Handling day-to-day activities in patient Counseling department.

Qualification
  • Intermediate/ Graduates (from any stream)
Job Description
  • Greeting the patients and receive with smile
  • Giving information on patient eye disease, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Guide the patient for medical check up. In-patient ward, operating room.
  • Counseling patients for various surgical packages.
  • Explain the pre and post operative measures to patients.
  • Answering to patients queries politely.
  • Registering the patients for surgery.
  • Handling cash.
  • Handling walk in patients.
  • Guiding the patients at different level.
  • Handling patients with emergency.
  • Handling admissions.
  • Handling discharges of day care and in-patient.
  • Handling telephone calls.
Job Specific Skills
  • Should be able to read, write and speak English, Hindi and Telugu: Understand the problems of a patient and to find a suitable solution within the institutes norms.

Interested Candidates should send their applications to hr@lvpei.org

Assistant / Associate Administrator (Eye Bank Manager)

Nature of Job

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all issues related to donor cornea procurement, storage, evaluation, and distribution & Quality assurance.
  • Supervision of day to day operations, eye bank administration, staff training, quality assurance.
  • Supervising the cleaning of all equipments and lab daily, weekly and monthly basis.
  • Calibrating the equipments timely and documentation of the calibrated reports.
  • Generating reports and submit to different agencies.
  • Responsible to communicate with funding agencies, send reports.
  • Develop strategies for growth and performance.
  • Managing staff and do performance appraisals.
  • Prepare annual budget.
HCRP
  • Responsible for getting permissions from Hospitals to initiate HCRP.
  • Employ Eye donation counselors, Monitoring, building relations with hospitals, analyze.
  • EDC and Hospital performance and Assess their skills, their postings & training.
  • Explore new opportunities and ideas to increase eye donation numbers.
  • Organize Public Awareness programs.
Qualification
  • Graduate (preferably any science subject/Hospital administration)
  • Bachelors or Masters in Social Work
Location

Interested Candidates should send their applications to hr@lvpei.org

Junior Nurse - Inpatient Ward

Nature of Job

Responsibilities

  • Playing a vital role as a medical team member.
  • Gives comphrehensive nursing care for the betterment of the patient.
  • Administration of the oral medicines, IV fluids, IM injections.
  • Receiving the admissions and orienting the patient about ward and inpatient policies.
  • Post surgical observations and documenting them.
Qualification
  • BSC Nursing / GNM
Location
Experience
  • not mandatory

Interested Candidates should send their applications to hr@lvpei.org

If shortlisted, you will hear from us shortly.

Thank you for considering the L V Prasad Eye Institute during your career search.