Chemistry Department Technical Assistant (1 Post)

The successful candidate will work closely with the Laboratory Technician but will also be part of the broad technical team, ensuring effective day to day operations of the laboratory.

Qualifications and Experience

Applicants should have a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ level subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Science and a National Certificate in Applied Chemical/Science Technology. Candidates should have one (1) year work experience in a laboratory. Possession of a Diploma in Applied Chemical/Science Technology would be an added advantage.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing general laboratory maintenance;
  • Collection of samples in the field for researches and practicals by the department;
  • Maintaining appropriate levels of inventory and laboratories chemical storages and assisting students and academic staff during practicals.

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.


Send six (6) copies of the application consisting of the documents listed above to:
Bindura University of Science Education
P. Bag 1020

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 4 October 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Qualifying female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line.

Science for Human Development”