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9 Oct 2019

Full-Time Analytical Officer Jobs

PCPB – Posted by Sunlit Centre Kenya Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya

Job Description

This will be the entry grade for Analytical Officers. The officer will work under the supervision of a more experienced officer.

Responsibilities

  • Sampling of chemical pest control products and biopesticides from agrovets, and factories, and water, soil and other related items;
  • Receiving incoming pesticides samples from the agrochemical industry; undertaking sample preparations;
  • Implementing standard operating procedures and good laboratory practices; drafting certificates of analysis;
  • Undertaking routine laboratory analysis in consultation with senior officers; maintenance of equipment;
  • Keeping of laboratory records and stocks; updating analytical databases; and specific technical assignments under the supervision of a more experienced officer.
  • Sampling of chemical pest control products and biopesticides from agrovets, and factories, and water, soil and other related items;
  • Receiving incoming pesticides samples from the agrochemical industry; undertaking sample preparations;
  • Implementing standard operating procedures and good laboratory practices; performing basic laboratory analysis;
  • Drafting certificates of analysis; and
  • Specific technical assignments under the supervision of a more experienced officer.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines:- Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or any other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Proficiency in computer application skills; and
  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution;

Key Competencies and Skills

  • Planning skills;
  • Strong communication and reporting skills;
  • Interpersonal skills; and
  • Team player

How to Apply

Applicants meeting the above qualifications should send their applications by hard copy giving full details of their age, qualifications, experience, present and expected remuneration, full contact address including daytime telephone number, detailed C.V., copies of certificates, national ID and testimonials and addresses of three referees. The applications should be addressed to:- The Chief Executive Officer/ Secretary P.O. Box 13794-00800 NAIROBI Applications should be received on or before 29th October, 2019. Pest Control Products Board is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Women, those from marginalized and minority communities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NB:  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.  

Job Categories: Other. Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 13 days.

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