Responsible for:

Determining the chemical characteristics, physical properties and composition of a variety of assigned samples

Tasks and Outputs:

  • Perform chemical analyses and physical testing requiring the application of established procedures and analytical instrumentation.
  • Select techniques and methods to suit the unique requirements of samples and ensure the accuracy and validity of results.
  • Prepare samples, solutions, reagents and standards; care and check performance of laboratory equipment and apparatus; and collect samples for analysis.
  • Adhere to quality assurance and safety procedures to ensure the validity of test results and safety of the work environment.
  • Perform calculations, prepare reports and maintain records of test results; and give testimony regarding samples analysed, test methods and results.
  • Perform such other duties as may be assigned.

Skills required:

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or equivalent qualifications.

 Minimum years of experience

  • One year’s experience in laboratory testing

Competencies required for this Role:

  • Ability to plan and schedule own work.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Have computer operation and application skills.
  • Good research skills.
  • Good numeracy and data analytical skills.
  • Attentive to detail/ good recording of data.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Work collaboratively with others.
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of organic, inorganic, analytical and physical chemistry.
  • Ability to learn and observe health and safety precautions; perceive colour; read laboratory instruments; and handle delicate instruments, glassware and laboratory equipment.
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions; and to establish and maintain effective working relationship with others.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) on www.kra.go.ke to apply




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