4 Fresher Laboratory Technician Job Vacancies – Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)

Organisation: Uganda
National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Senior
About US:
Uganda National
Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade
Industry and Cooperatives responsible for standardization, Quality Assurance,
Metrology and Laboratory Testing (SQMT) with the objective of facilitating fair
trade, promoting local industries and Consumer protection. The Uganda National
Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade,
Industry and Co-operatives established by the UNBS Act Cap 327 and became
operational in 1989. It is governed by the National Standards Council and
headed by the Executive Director who is responsible for the day-to-day
operation of UNBS.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Receive samples and prepare them for analysis as they come from sample
    reception according to Standard Operating Procedures
  • Monitor and maintain Laboratory records up to date, such as the
    sample submittal forms, sample book and certificate book as required by
    Quality Management Systems of ISO 17025 and ISO 9001
  • Clean and decontaminate where necessary laboratory apparatus and
    ensure cleaned (and steril glassware is available at all times
  • Ensure that distilled water is available in the laboratory and
    placed in appropriate containers
  • Maintain good housekeeping of the laboratory and assist in sample
  • Ensure routine maintenance of the laboratory including cleanliness,
    servicing and repair of equipment

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the UNBS Laboratory Technician job opportunity
    should hold a Diploma in Chemistry, Biology, Food science, Food
    Technology, Engineering or any other science related qualifications from
    recognized University/Institutions
  • The applicants must be computer literate with skills in MS Word,
    Excel, PowerPoint, and Internet applications.
  • A minimum of one year of post-graduation experience
  • The successful candidates need to be team players, excellent
    communicators with good oral communication and presentation skills.
  • Age: Between 20
    and 30 years
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
and interested persons are encouraged to apply as per the guidance below;
  • Please follow the link thus; Click Here
  • Use your email address as your
    registration mail
  • Fill in all tabs as per the application
    as required
  • Attach your updated CV with mobile
    telephone numbers indicated, copies of academic qualifications and
    national identity card under the tab for documents
  • Complete your application by clicking
    ‘submit application’
  • No hand delivered applications will be
  • Any form of canvassing will lead to
    automatic disqualification.
  • UNBS does not request for any payments
    at any stage of recruitment and review process
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be
Deadline: 17th May 2019 by 5:00pm
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