Job Vacancy for Field Assistant at Clinical Development Services Agency at BRIC-THSTI




BRIC-Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI) is an exciting hub for translational research in health sciences. Being a part of the NCR Biotech Science Cluster in Faridabad, it’s positioned well to foster interdisciplinary collaborations and translate scientific concepts into tangible health solutions. It’s great to see initiatives like this aimed at bridging the gap between research and practical applications for the betterment of human health.

Post: Field Assistant, 1 Position

Recruitment Details:
This recruitment aims to fill vacancies under the project titled “Sepsis-related mortality in neonates in India: A multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional research program for context-specific solutions” for project positions at Clinical Development Services Agency (CDSA) center.

  • Consolidated Salary per Month: Rs 24,800
  • Duration: 03 months (with the possibility of extension)
  • Age: 18-30 years
  • Locations:
    • University College of Medical Science, New Delhi
    • Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital, New Delhi
    • Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi
    • Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi
    • National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi

Job Profile:
The Field Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Collecting samples from study sites and transporting them to THSTI for bio-repository and analysis sites.
  • Packing biological samples as per protocol/SOPs.
  • Ensuring optimal sample storage conditions at collection centers/packaging and dispatch.
  • Communicating with clinical and lab personnel for coordination of sample transport.
  • Including night shifts with night duty allowance paid as per GoI rules.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Standard 10 with 3 years’ experience in laboratory clinical research OR Standard 12 with 1 year experience in clinical field work or laboratory clinical research OR Degree/Diploma in MLT OR Degree/Diploma in clinical research.
  • Desirable: Experience in clinical research field work, communicating with participants, making home visits for data/sample collection, and sample transport.


  • Basic knowledge and ability to conduct clinical lab-related monitoring.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with understanding of local language and basic English.
  • Ability to read and write multiple local languages preferred.
  • Fair negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective time management skills and ability to manage field-based activities.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a team.

General Terms & Conditions:

  • Short-term positions and extensions are subject to satisfactory performance and project tenure.
  • All educational, professional, and technical qualifications should be from recognized institutions.
  • Age, qualification, and experience requirements may be relaxed at the discretion of the competent authority.
  • Results and communications will be published on the website and through email.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to disqualification.
  • Candidates are required to bring 2 passport size photographs and photocopies of educational/qualification documents at the time of the interview.

Walk-in Interview:
Interested candidates who meet the criteria may attend a walk-in interview on 16th May 2024 at 10:30 AM at THSTI, NCR Biotech Science Cluster, 3rd Milestone, Faridabad Gurugram Expressway, Faridabad – 121001. (Candidates must report by 11:00 AM to be interviewed by the Selection Committee.)