FIELD TECHNICAL ASSISTANT (1 POST)

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

ANIMAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

FIELD TECHNICAL ASSISTANT (1 POST)

Qualifications and Experience
Applicants should be holder of a Certificate in Agriculture/Animal Health and Production.  The incumbent must have a 5 “O” Levels including English Language, Mathematics and Science and at least one (1) year experience of working with animals at a tertiary educational institution or research station with traceable references.  The successful candidate will work closely with the Field Technician ensuring effective day to day field operations and the smooth running of the Teaching and Learning Unit at the University Farm.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervision of workers at the Animal Science Teaching and Learning Unit;
  • Inventory management;
  • Assisting in doing practicals;
  • Assisting academics and students in carrying out research projects;
  • Facilitating students’ field trips in liaison with Departmental Chairpersons;
  • Performing other related duties as assigned and
  • Assisting with animal handling during field practicals.

NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES
Applications should be submitted in PDF Format to: jrusemo@buse.ac.zw or czindi@buse.ac.zw. Applications should include an Application letter, certified copies of Educational Certificates, National ID, Birth Certificate and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and working experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three (3) referees including email addresses. Visit the University’s website on www.buse.ac.zw/vacancies.

If you intend to submit hard copies, applications should clearly indicate the “Post applied for” and submitted to:

The Senior Assistant Registrar – Human Resources
Bindura University of Science Education
P Bag 1020
BINDURA

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for applications is Thursday, 11 February 2021. For more information phone (066210) 7531-2, 842711 (066210) 6230.

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