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Researcher

Industry: Government / Job Expires: 2022-01-14 12:18:01 / Location: Gauteng

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Minimum Requirements:

  • PhD in Analytical Chemistry, Bioanalytical Chemistry; MSc in Analytical Chemistry,
  • 5 years of relevant experience in analytical laboratory is required,
  • Three to Five years’ experience in chromatographic and mass spectrometric analysis with strong understanding of triple quadruple mass spectrometry and sample preparation for biological matrices,
  • Experience in Residue Analysis of Organic Compounds such as Veterinary drugs, Antibiotics, Flame Retardants, Pesticides etc,
  • Proven record of publications in peer-reviewed journals,
  • Knowledge of Quality Management System (QMS) or working in an accredited laboratory will be an added advantage,
  • Computer literacy and ability to work independently with excellent interpersonal skills.

Key Performance Areas:

  • The incumbent will be responsible for analytical method development and validations,
  • The successful candidate will be expected to present research findings at national and international conferences,
  • Planning the strategic research objectives of the laboratory and for writing scientific proposals, publications, as well as the design and execution of Research Projects,
  • Responding to funding opportunities as they arise and plan project activities within the laboratory.
  • Engage in writing project proposals, attending strategic and scientific meetings and assists other project leaders/scientists,
  • Communication and collaboration with both national and international clients must be undertaken to ensure the networking of the laboratory,
  • Operate according to the Quality Management System of the laboratory (i.e. following all procedures, policies and technical SOPs) and have the task of improving the quality system through ap-propriate policies and SOP’s in collaboration with the Quality Manager,
  • Technical signatory for the chromatographic techniques,
  • Liaise with national and international collaborators and manage project budget,
  • Continually update knowledge and develop skills, and translate knowledge of advances in the area into research activity.
  • Participate in Programme and Institute-related administrative and other duties as requested by the line manager.

To apply kindly send your cv to info@heitha.co.za.  


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