Mukuba University
Mukuba University
Posted Job
6 months ago

Laboratory Technician – Textile And Clothing Science

Job purpose:

To ensure that the relevant machines and apparatus are available for use in the laboratory. They also carry out research into highly specialised matters and record their findings.

Main duties:

1. Ensuring the functionality and safety of the laboratory.

2. Carrying out experiments and research projects.

3. Recording the results of any experiments that take place.

4. Assisting students with research projects

5. Demonstrating methods and experiments to students

6. Controlling the materials kept in stock

7. Ensuring that machines and materials are ready for use.

8. Managing the lab timetable and scheduling machine use.

Minimum Qualification and Experience

1. Grade Twelve (12) or Form five (V) School Certificate with 5 “O” Levels including Mathematics and English.

2. Bachelor of Science Degree in Textile Science or its equivalent

3. At least 2 years related experience working in a textile and clothing industry, or skills training centre.

Method of Application

Procedure for Application Submission

Interested persons who meet the stated requirements for any of the positions should submit their applications enclosing detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of academic and professional certificates and names of three (3) traceable referees, two (2) of whom must be professionally acquainted with the applicant to:

The Registrar,

Mukuba University,

Itimpi, off Chingola Road,

P.O. BOX 20382,


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Mukuba University
Located in Kitwe, Zambia, Mukuba University offers degree programmes in Mathematics and Science to both full time and distance learning students. The institution was originally opened in 1974 as Copperbelt Secondary Teachers College (COSETCO) and has developed over the years, with an enrollment of 1,200 students. Mukuba University offers degree programmes in mathematics and science to both full time and distance learning students. The university is currently undergoing rapid development.