Wednesday, 29 May 2013

Chemist Grade II Jobs in Tanzania at Government Chemist Laboratory

Job Title: Chemist Grade II – (Seven Posts)

The Government Chemist Laboratory

Date Listed: May 29, 2013

Phone: No Phone Calls

Area: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: Jun 06, 2013

Position Description:


The Government Chemist Laboratory is an Executive Agency under the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare. The Laboratory is mandated in carrying out laboratory testing of industrial and natural products samples; forensic and toxicological samples; regulate and control Human DNA (Regulation) Act, Cap 73; and Industrial and Consumer Chemicals (Management and Control) Act, Cap 182. The Agency is expected to better meet the requirements of its customers and the public in general.
The Government Chemist laboratory Agency wishes to recruit qualified Tanzanians to fill various posts under contract basis for the period of two years.

Entry Qualifications

Holder of Degree of Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Food Science and Technology, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Microbiology, Toxicology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or equivalent qualifications with proven specialization from recognized higher learning institutions.

Duties and Responsibilities

To analyze chemical and microbiological quality samples. To analyze forensic and toxicological samples.
To prepare and standardize chemicals and reagents. To draft analytical reports.
To collect samples for laboratory analysis.
To perform other duties related to the field as may be assigned by immediate supervisor.
Salary Scale- GCS 5.1
Term of Service- Contract of Two (2) years.
Location - GCLA Head Quarters - Dar es Salaam

Application Instructions:

Candidates of the following qualifications will be strongly considered: Bse. Environment Science, Bse.

Chemistry, Bse. Food Biochemical Engineering, Bsc. Chemical and Process Engineering and Bse. Biotechnology and Laboratory Sciences.

Written applications including copies of certificates, Curriculum vitae, 3 passport pictures, Telephone/Fax number or e-mail address, names and address of three referees to reach the undersigned within 14 days from the date of this advertisement to:

The Chief Government Chemist, Government Chemist Laboratory Agency, Headquarters,
Ocean Road,
P.O. Box 164,
Dar Es Salaam.
Fax: +2550222113320