Posted on :
29 Apr, 2016
29 Apr, 2016
PRIMARY DUTIES The overall responsibility of the successful candidate is: Development of new analytical methods, or improvement of methods in the field of Analytical Chemistry.
Perform analysis and trouble shouting related to methods and instruments.
Documentation and checking of results on the identified databases.
Performance and documentation of all quality control checks of identified analytical test according to the ISO 17025 accreditation system.
Undertaking maintenance of equipment/instrumentation and keeping of appropriate documentation.
Adherence to SHEQ practices and good housekeeping principles in the area of work
BSc degree/Honours in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry.
Experience in research projects and techniques.
Knowledge and understanding of analytical chemistry methods and techniques
Knowledge of good laboratory practice (GLP)
Basic statistical knowledge
Computer literacy in Word Processing and spreadsheet applications.
Ability to prioritise, organise and plan.
Skilled in the application of analytical methodologies and instrument techniques
Effective written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
Quality and output driven person who can handle pressure and routine work.
Ability to interact with staff and customers
Team worker but must also be able to work independently
Conscientious and pays attention to detail
In evaluating prospective applicants and making the final selection, preference will be given to Females and People with Disability to give effect to Rand Water’s Employment Equity Objectives.
Should you not receive correspondence from Rand Water within 30 days from the closing date, Please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. Rand Water reserves the right not to make appointments to any of the advertised positions at any stage.
How to Apply
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES SECTION SCIENTIFIC SERVICES –DIVISION – VEREENIGING Fax: 016 421-5104 OR E-MAIL [email protected] Postal: P.O Box 3526 Vereeniging 1930 CLOSING DATE: 02 May 2016 NOTICE NO. SS – 0363