Jone Lima has worked as a technician from 1972 to early 1995 at the Veterinary Pathology Laboratory Koronivia under the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Health division. . Itís the only diagnostic laboratory for animal health in the country.
In 1985 Jone was promoted to be the senior technician till he resigned in early 1995.
Disciplines involved cover the following:
Jone attended Fiji School of Medicine and attained a Diploma in Laboratory Technology from 1985 to 1987. He joined Biology department in March 1995 as a technician and in 1999 joined School of Marine studies as a Senior technician till today.
On a few occasions Jone went on attachment training in New Zealand and Indonesia at Animal Health Laboratories to acquire skills, knowledge and to be exposed to management of laboratories.