Friday, 31 August 2018

Job Opportunity at Kazinikwetu Ltd , Lab Technician

Kazinikwetu Ltd on behalf of client is seeking to add an experienced Laboratory Technician who will be responsible for conducting routine laboratory test and analysis on conrete. The incumbent will interface with other technicians in prioritizing the workload and getting the analysis and tests performed in a timely manner


Accurately record laboratory test data and assist with customer/plant reports
Perform and assist with concrete testing (i.e. slump, air, unit weight, yield, concrete samples, etc.)
Perform and assist with cement testing
Safely operate and maintain lab equipment
Maintain inventory of lab samples, received and sent, with appropriate records
Inspect quality of ready- mix and conduct tests of concrete
Conduct laboratory tests of concrete to estimate compressive strength
Oversee the preparation of ready- mix and advise on the use of additives
Prepare reports on test results and to provide recommendations

Diploma in Lab related field is required.
At least three years of experience working in a cement plant or industrial lab preferred.
Experience working in the cement, lime or aggregate industry is preferred.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral).
Working knowledge of MS Excel and Word. Ability to learn other, lab specific, software applications.