TECHNICIANS IN PHYSICS X3 – Botswana International University of Science & Technology

Job Code: 00552016
Posted On:
Closing On:
Friday, 07 October 2016
Wednesday, 19 October 2016
Category: Education
Department: Department of Physics and Astronomy
Job Type: Full Time
Job Description: Main Purpose of the Job

To provide all the required technical service to enable the laboratory to function effectively whilst adhering to correct procedure and health safety guidelines and maintain inventory of stocks.

Preferred Skills: Academic Qualifications

  • A minimum of a 2 year Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology or equivalent
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Physics or a related field will be an added advantage


  • A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience or and  2 years working experience in a teaching lab.
  • Operational skills and experience in one of the following types of Scientific equipment will be and added advantage: XRD, AFM, RAMAN, MP-EAS, and Scanning Electron Microscope

The position requires the following Competencies/Skills:

  • Good Practical skills and communication skills
  • Strong communication ability in English – both written and verbal
  • Ability to effectively present information in all situations to staff, students, and other employees of the organization and to all external stakeholders including suppliers.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Computer skills using MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other relevant software.
  • Team work.


The University offers an attractive package, commensurate with qualification and experience.

If you meet the requirements of the above stated position, please send your application letter and a detailed Curriculum Vitae including at least two (2) recent professional referees to;

Director, Human Resources at the email address below.

For any further enquiries, you may call Ms. Thibelang,Ms. Taolo and Ms. Joseph @ 4931000/ 4931309/ 4931307/1315. 

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

CLOSING DATE: October 19, 2016