• Anywhere

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.

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES 

Department of Psychology 

Post: Laboratory Technician (1post)

Qualifications 

  • Diploma or Higher National Diploma in Laboratory Science/ Lab training 
  • BSc Honours Degree in Psychology is an added advantage. 
  • Proficiency in the application of statistical packages such as SPSS for quantitative data analysis and of NVIVO for qualitative data analysis is an added advantage.
  • Proven post qualification track record of maintaining an orderly and effective lab, and of providing strong analytical expertise.  
  • Lab technology work experience is a must.

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Installing /servicing and testing computers and the requisite software.
  • Setting up and operating laboratory equipment.
  • Collecting and analysing experimental and research data, and maintaining the requisite records.
  • Following instructions and having a systematic approach to tasks. 
  • Demonstrating an understanding of units of measurements and basic statistical calculations.

APPLICATIONS

Applicants must submit six sets of applications, certified copies of certificates and transcripts and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date, 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 6 March 2020. Note that only short-listed candidates will be communicated to.