• Gweru

Website Midlands State University

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts:

*NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer.  In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.

DEPARTMEMT OF BIOCHEMISTRY

POST: LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (1 POST)

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Applicants should hold a bachelors degree in any of the following subjects, Biochemistry or Biotechnology
  • At least 2 years working experience in a biochemistry laboratory

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting and supervising biochemistry practicals to undergraduate students
  • Planning, setting up and undertaking controlled experiments and trials
  • Demonstrating laboratory procedures to undergraduate students
  • Maintaining, calibrating, cleaning and testing of the laboratory equipment
  • Ordering and maintaining laboratory stock and resources
  • Providing technical support
  • Presenting results to senior staff
  • Writing laboratory reports
  • Recording and analysing data
  • Carrying out risk assessment

APPLICATIONS

Applicants must submit six sets of applications, certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact details, names and e-mail addresses of three referees addressed to:

The Deputy Registrar Human Resources

Midlands State University

P Bag 9055

GWERU

Closing date for applications is 26 April 2019. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be communicated to.