Posted on :
11 Jan, 2019
11 Jan, 2019
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Job Title: Laboratory Assistant
Lancaster University Ghana/Transnational Academic Group Ghana is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with a passion for teaching, research, technical support and a commitment to excellence for Lectureship and Laboratory Assistant role in the university.
We are looking to appoint an outstanding candidate for Lectureship position in the following area: Laboratory Assistant
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities outlined are not intended to be an exhaustive list but rather to provide guidance on the main aspects of the post.
The post-holder will be required to be flexible in his or her duties:
Required Skills or Experience
|Required Academic Qualifications and Competencies||Essential/Desirable||*CV/ Supporting Statement/Interview/Presentation|
|A First degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, or equivalent experience.||Essential||CV|
|Experience of working in a similar role within a teaching or research environment.||Essential||CV|
|Demonstrable basic mechanical, chemical and/or electrical skills.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Experience of, or basic understanding of technology and familiar with basic technical terms.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Ability to work independently and as part of a team.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|An understanding of Health & Safety regulations and procedures.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Basic understanding of electronic maintenance.||Desirable||CV/Interview|
|Basic understanding of the principles of the technical discipline.||Desirable||CV/Interview|
|Experience in a laboratory environment.||Desirable||CV/Interview|
|Basic IT skills in the following packages; Microsoft Office.||Essential||CV/Interview/Presentation|
|Good organisational skills with a strong attention to detail.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Ability to manage own time, prioritise work and to deliver to set deadlines.||Essential||CV/Interview|
|Ability to lift and move objects as this role will involve storing and moving consumables and equipment.||Essential||Interview|
|Ability to work accurately in order to maintain high standards, with the ability to work effectively under pressure.||Essential||CV/Interview|
How to Apply
Qualified persons should please send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) together with a Statement of Support to [email protected] and mention Lecturer – Chemical Engineering in the subject line.
Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.