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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:

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

GMP Coordinator- Centre for Ocular Regeneration (CORE), Brien Holden Eye Research Centre

Nature of Job

Quality Assurance

  • Preparation of QA, QC, Equipment, Stores and General SOPs.
  • Training GMP personnel on GMP requirements and all SOPs related to GMP activities.
  • Preparation of Site Master File, Master Formula Record and product and process related documents.
  • Allotting Equipment code or number whenever new equipment received in GMP facility.
  • Preparation of Calibration and requalification calendar for all equipment and AHU of GMP and GLP facility.
  • Verification and maintenance of installation and other qualification documents when new equipment is installed.
  • Follow up with suppliers or vendors related to reagents or equipment quotation, procurement, installation and training.
  • Identification of GMP compliance raw materials, reagents for cell culture activity.
  • Preparation and facing external and regulatory audits.
  • Review of BMR and batch release for non-clinical and animal studies.

Regulatory

  • Coordinate with regulatory consultant for preparation of required documents for submission to DCGI related to academic and clinical trial approvals.
  • Preparation of dossier related to stem cell product for academic and clinical trial approvals not limited to Study protocol, Inform Consent Form, Case Report Form, Investigator Brochure, Monograph and cover letter.
  • Pre audit training for all GMP personnel during DCGI or any other regulatory inspection.
  • Readiness for regulatory or external inspection as per the respective audit checklist.
  • Applying online for Test license from the state Drug Control Administrator and regular follow up with drug inspector for timely inspection and test license approval.
  • Preparation and compilation of query response for all regulatory quires raised by DCGI by following up with concerned stake holders.
  • Identification and gap analysis with respect to regulatory approvals requirement for new products like stem cells and coordinator with respective PI/Scientist for document preparation and submission to regulatory bodies.

Quality Control

  • Identifying reagent kits and vendor for procurement of test kits related to stem cell specification.
  • Training QC personnel related to BET, Mycoplasma, Microbial monitoring and other QC procedures.
  • Identification and sample sending for external labs for special tests.
  • Setting specification for each starting materials, raw materials, in process and final product as per stem cell and regulatory guidelines.
Qualification
  • M.Sc./ PhD/MBA
Experience
  • 5 years in Pharmaceutical Company/ Clinical trial or related field with expertise to run the GMP facility independently.
Location

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

Junior/Senior Technician - Biobank

Nature of Job

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

Required skills

  • 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
Others
  • Should be enthusiastic and good in communications (English)
  • Should be willing to commit to a few years of service

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

Supervisor - Human Resources

Nature of Job

LV Prasad Eye Institute is seeking to employ individuals in Human Resource Department.

Job Description

  • Managing Payroll related legal & statutory Compliance (PF, ESIC, PT, LWF & Minimum wages)
  • Ensure timely preparation and submission of various statutory forms and returns related to ESI, EPF, Gratuity, labour welfare fund etc.
  • Ensure legal payments such as Provident Fund, ESI, Professional Tax and all other government/statutory compliance as applicable are paid in time and the reports pertaining to them are submitted on time.
Experience
  • Should have 2-3 years of relevant experience in handling all the statutory matters (PF, ESI. P. Tax, LWF, Gratuity, Minimum Wages etc.) in particular. Preferably a male candidate with a two wheeler and a valid driving license.
Others
  • Should be enthusiastic and good in communications both written and verbal (English, Hindi & Telugu)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

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

Assistant - Operating Room

Nature of Job

LV Prasad Eye Institute is seeking to employ Assistants in Operating Room.

Job Description

  • To sterilize the packs for next morning and to keep everything ready for next day's work.
  • Should know the sterilization recall policy
  • To check the linen every evening- like supervising the number of each item of linen brought by the washer man and give the soiled linen to the washer man and maintain the register.
  • To make sure that unsterile things are not available in the sterile zone
Qualification
  • Intermediate preferably from science back round (like MLT, BiPC)
Experience
  • Not mandatory

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