o Responsible for assisting the Chief Scientist in the provision of technical support to the department and carrying out experiments.
o Plans, demonstrates and supervises all laboratory experiments in the stated courses.
o Supervises technical staff in laboratory techniques and operation of instruments.
o Supervises students’ projects
o Sets up apparatus for experiments, teaching and research.
o Assists lecturers with research work
o Analyses experiment samples or specimen from clients within and outside the University community.
o Produces laboratory manuals and report books.
o Ensures that equipment and chemicals are placed in appropriate locations to avoid accidents and that the lab is safe to work in.
o Provides First Aid to accident victims and keeps a record of accidents;
o Grade 12 Certificate or its equivalent;
o Higher National Diploma/Technologist Diploma/Diploma in Chemistry or its equivalent diploma in science laboratory technology.
o At least three (3) years relevant experience;
o Computer literacy would be an added advantage
How to Apply
Applications to be sent to:
University of Zambia,
PO Box 32379