Laboratory Assistant Job in Mombasa, Kenya

Position Title: Laboratory Assistant in Mombasa
Position Purpose:
  • Provide services to support and meet requirements for the Laboratory quality control and testing requirements.
  • Provide services to support and meet requirements for Fuels Terminal quality control/assurance program
  • Maintain SHE standards in the Laboratory.
  • Ensure proper housekeeping standards in the Laboratory are maintained
Principal Accountabilities 

  • Assist the lab Chemist Manage the Quality Assurance programs and maintain best practices in the Laboratory
  • Ensure proper handling, storage and retrieval of samples
  • Ensure timely documentation of incoming samples
  • Timely preparation of test solutions and chemicals
  • Timely ensure equipment cleaning, maintenance and repair to ensure equipments are readily available for product testing.
  • Provide quality testing services.
  • Actively participate in product failure trouble shooting and remedial actions
  • Do an LPO for each laboratory operation.
  • 1st Backup for Laboratory Analyst
Scope and Responsibility
  • Annual Capital Budget   
  • Annual Operating Expenses Budget   
Supervisory Scope
  • Geographical Scope   
  • Employees – Total Number   
Key Competencies
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Analysis
  • Communications Effectiveness
  • Coordinating & Organizing
  • Concern for Accuracy
  • Customer Focus
  • Decisiveness
  • Record Keeping
  • Safety Awareness
  • Technical Knowledge
Job Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or Diploma in analytical chemistry with at least 3 years’ experience in a busy analytical laboratory.
Note: The position is for 2 months

Salary Scale  Kshs. 1,500.00 per day worked

Forward CV to not later than 20th August 2016

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