Technician – Applied Geology laboratory : Midlands State University MSU

Job Summary
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following post:

Duties And Responsibilities

The candidate must be capable of preparing rock thin sections, polished rock slab, setting up petrological microscopes, calibration of basic laboratory equipment; and maintaining laboratory equipment inventories. The candidate is also expected to assist in organizing field trips, and assist in student placements for Work Related Learning.

Qualifications And Experience
A-level passes in Physical Sciences
Diploma/HND in Technician Course or first degree in Earth Sciences and at least one year postgraduate experience in geological and rock samples preparation; and laboratory work.
Relevant industry and research experience are highly valued.
Knowledge of IT and possession of a Driver’s Licence will be added advantages.

How To Apply

Applicants must submit six sets of applications , certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full names, date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact details , names and addresses of three referees addressed to:

The Deputy Registrar – Human Resource

Midlands State University

P Bag 9055


Closing date for applications is 31 July 2020. Note that only short- listed candidates will be communicated to.