Laboratory Technicians

About Company
online: 2 weeks

Job Purpose: The position is responsible for supervising and maintaining all laboratory supplies, materials, equipment and records. The position requires a thorough understanding and practice of advanced laboratory testing, interpreting analytical data and resolving technical challenges.

Job Details
Laboratory Technicians
< $20,000

  • Maintain a clean working area in the laboratory.
  • Conducting practical sessions with students.
  • Assist in the development of laboratory manuals and procedures.
  • Assisting in maintaining an updated inventory.
  • Preparing reports pertaining to repairs and scheduled maintenance and other tasks.
  • Assisting in maintaining and undertaking minor repairs of lab equipment.
  • Assisting in preparation of budget materials for teaching materials
  • Ensure the laboratory is opened and locked in time.
  • Assist in ensuring the laboratory environment is safe.
  • Supporting in departmental innovations, research and income generation activities.
  • Assisting in conducting student practical at postgraduate and undergraduate levels
  • Participate in quality management systems in the laboratory.
  • Any other duty assigned by the immediate supervisor
Skills & Requirements

  • Higher Diploma in any of the following disciplines: – Applied Sciences (Chemistry or Physics),
  • Electronics and Instrumentation or Electronics and Telecommunication or related fields from a recognized institution.
  • Bachelor’s Degree will be an added advantage.
  • At least two (2) years relevant practical working experience with proven integrity, independence, innovativeness, and compliance to deadlines.
  • Membership registration with a relevant professional body will be an added advantage.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Good spoken and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Teamwork skills.
  • Supervisory and managerial skills.
  • Strong technical ability in the relevant field.
  • Problem solving through a system’s approach.
  • Data and procedure analysis

Are you qualified for this position and interested in working with us? We would like to hear from you. Kindly send us a copy of your updated resume and letter of application (ONLY) quoting “ Laboratory Technician” on the subject line to recruitment@strathmore.edu by 8th November 2019.