Laboratory Assistant | Afgri Vacancies

Afgri Laboratory Assistant Job Description
Cleaning of laboratory glassware and specific laboratory areas. Responsible for sample retention and waste management. Physical preparation of samples for analyses. Scanning of routine samples on NIR. Responsible for minor analytical procedures such as moisture determination.
Laboratory Assistant Vacancies Requirements
– Matric
– No experience needed – training will be supplied
Afgri Laboratory Assistant Duties And Responsibilities
– Timeous and quality sample preparation (splitting, milling and drying)
– Scanning of samples on all NIR instruments
– Instrumentation care & cleaning of designated areas
– Maintenance of sample retention store and cold room
– General waste management
– Washing of glassware and plastic timeously
– Adhere and contribute to all quality and safety systems in the laboratory
– Add Hoc Tasks
Technical Competencies
– Know how to operate mills and drying ovens
– Accuracy/attention to detail
– Communication skills
– Planning and organising skills
– Time Management
Behavioural Competencies
– Self-starter
– Assertive
– Diligent
– Motivated
– Innovative
– Team player
This Afgri Vacancy is in Johannesburg
Closing Date: 16 May 2022
Applicants who have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date may assume that their applications have been unsuccessful, and are hereby thanked for their interest. The filling of these positions will be aligned to AFGRI’s Employment Equity Policy