KMFRI Laboratory Analyst - Radioisotopes Jobs in Kenya

KMFRI Laboratory Analyst - Radioisotopes 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 (radiochemistry, radioecology and nuclear based biotoxins analysis);

  • 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:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines; Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, Natural Resource Management, Nuclear science or equivalent from a recognized institution;

  • Trainings in application of nuclear techniques in environmental studies (Pb 210) or food safety (biotoxins).

  • Relevant work experience in analysis of radioisotopes, radioecology or radionuclides samples.

  • Experience in operating LSC, gamma counter or alpha counter.

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a minimum grade of C plus (C+) or equivalent.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

  • Meets the requirements of chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya.

    Key Competencies and Skills

  • Communication skills.

  • Interpersonal skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Computer proficiency.

    How to Apply

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

    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to African Jobs.