Welder (1 Post)

Qualifications and Experience

  • National Certificate in Boiler Making or Welding from HEXCO/Equivalent;
  • At least five (5) Ordinary Level Passes including English Language.
  • Class 1 Journeyman Certificate;
  • At least three (3) years post qualification experience preferable in a University setting.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparing, reading and interpreting blueprints to assess or plan layout and procedures;
  • Determining the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements;
  • Setting up components for welding according to specifications;
  • Operating angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded;
  • Aligning components using callipers, rulers and clamp pieces;
  • Welding components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead);
  • Repairing machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps;
  • Testing and inspecting welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws;
  • Maintaining equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety;
  • Performing departmental duties such as maintaining records and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment;
  • Preparing cost estimate.

Person Specification

  • Good communication skills;
  • Computer literacy;
  • Multi-tasking skills;
  • Good arithmetical and analytical skills;
  • Observant and thorough;
  • Problem solver;
  • Physical dexterity.

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

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

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, 16 October 2023. 

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

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