The incumbent will oversee the organisation, preparation and administration of the
Honours laboratory in addition to operating and maintaining the X-Ray diffractometers
and other general analytical instrumentation (as required). S/he will analyse and collect
data via the use of these instruments. S/he will also provide a service for
departments/units within the University, industry and tertiary institutions.
The incumbent must have an awareness of hazards and safety requirements relevant to
the working environment. S/he must possess a high level of computer skills and
experience, together with experience of data processing and analysis.
The incumbent will report to the Manager, Technical Operations.
Responsibilities + Skills
Two years relevant work experience in the operation of X-Ray and generallaboratory management, inclusive of experiential training gained during postgraduate studiesShort-listed candidates may be required to undergo a skills test.
Matric and BSc Honours in Chemistry
The total remuneration package offered includes benefits.The closing date for receipt of applications is 08 February 2018Applicants are required to apply on the Vacancies page of the University website atwww.ukzn.ac.za. Completed forms must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.Advert Reference Number MUST be clearly stated in the subject line.