Entry Level Laboratory Assistant Job Opportunities – Mukwano Group of Companies

Job Title:     Laboratory Assistant 
Organization: Mukwano
Group of Companies
Job Ref: MIUL/LA/04/03/2019
Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Quality Control Officer
About US:
The Mukwano Group of
Companies is the leading manufacturer of Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) in
the Great Lakes region, producing a wide range of market leader brands in
soaps, edible cooking oils and fats, detergents, beverages, personal care
products and plastics.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·        
Check
the physical characteristics of products on the production line.
·        
Perform
basic quality analysis of products, semi products and raw materials
·        
Prepare
daily activity reports for submission to the Quality Control Officer
·        
Work
closely with Production Supervisors on quality related matters.
·        
Clean-up
spills by proper methods (housekeeping)
·        
Carry
out record keeping for the laboratory activities.
·        
Perform
simple repairs and/or calibrations of equipment.
·        
Prepare
reagents for laboratory tests where required
·        
Collect
samples of products, semi products and raw materials for analysis.
·        
Carry
out all the cleaning of laboratory apparatus after any laboratory analysis and
tests.
·        
Adhere
to the health and safety and QMS guidelines at all times
·        
Perform
any other duties assigned by the Quality Control Officer.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        
The
ideal candidate for the Mukwano Laboratory Assistant  job must hold an A’ level Certificate (with
chemistry subject as a must), a certificate in Science laboratory techniques or
Diploma in food science or Industrial chemistry
·        
One year
of relevant work experience in a manufacturing set up.
·        
Should
have a positive attitude, be self-driven, flexible, results focused, creative,
innovative, work for long hours and work under pressure with minimum
supervision.
·        
Effective
report writing, communication and good customer care skills.
How to Apply:
All those interested
in working with Mukwano Group should apply online at the link below.
Deadline: 15th March 2019
NB: Only
successful candidates will be shortlisted and contacted not later than one week
after deadline.
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