KMFRI Laboratory Analyst - Organic Chemistry Jobs in Kenya

KMFRI Laboratory Analyst - Organic Chemistry Jobs in Kenya


  • The laboratory analysts shall be deployed in any of the following research areas: Oceans and Coastal Systems & Blue Economy, Freshwater Systems, Aquaculture and Socioeconomics research areas.

    Duties and responsibilities of the officer entail;

  • Identifying the chemical and consumables required for an experiment;

  • Collecting and preparing samples and specimens, managing and safely disposing samples and specimens;

  • Maintaining the inventory of laboratory equipment;

  • Carrying out experimental work;

  • Undertaking analytical work (extraction, purification and analysis of samples for organic pollutants);

  • Maintaining and preserving specimens and cultures;

  • Recording of experimental data;

  • Setting and maintaining laboratory equipment;

  • Maintaining laboratory records; and

  • Carrying out demonstrations of laboratory functions to clients/visitors.

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Relevant work experience in the usage of HPLC, LCMS and GC equipment or any other relevant equipment;

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a minimum grade of C+ and above;

  • Bachelor’s degree in analytical chemistry from a recognized institution or its equivalent;

  • Proficiency in computer application; and

  • Meets the requirements of chapter six of the constitution.

    Key Competencies and skills

  • Communication and reporting skills.

  • Interpersonal and negotiation skills.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Strong managerial skills.

  • Mentoring, coaching and Leadership skills.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KMFRI Laboratory Analyst - Organic Chemistry Jobs in Kenya


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