Laboratory Technician (1 Post)

Qualification and Skills 

  • Applicants should have at least a Diploma in Applied Chemistry, Biology or its equivalent;
  • A minimum of five (5) Ordinary level subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Science.

 Duties and responsibilities 

  • Operation of laboratory analytical equipment (atomic absorption spectrometer (AAS), Ultraviolet (UV) spectrometer, Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), Gas chromatograph (GC), Kjeldal apparatus and High performance liquid chromatograph (HPLC);
  • Providing general laboratory maintenance;
  • Collection of samples in the field for researches and practicals by the Department;
  • Maintenance of appropriate levels of inventory and laboratory chemical storages;
  • Demonstration of student practicals;
  • Supervision of laboratory Assistants, Laboratory hands and Messengers;
  • Procurement of laboratory equipment and consumables;
  • Organization of student field trips and industrials visits;
  • Installation and Calibration of laboratory equipment;
  • Preparation of reagents and standards;
  • Designing practical schedules for all laboratory practicals in relation to availability of chemicals and equipment.

NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw 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.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

The Assistant Registrar- Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020

BINDURA

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 6 June 2022.

For more information phone (66210) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9.

 “Promoting Science for Human Development”