Senior Technician Chemistry

at Eskom South Africa
Location Koeberg, Koeberg, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Ca



Minimum Requirements


  • National Diploma Analytical Chemistry



  • 3 years related experience as Laboratory Technician or diagnostician


Skills and Competencies

  • Behavioural

o Integrity

o Honesty

o Trustworthiness

o Responsible

o Disciplined

o Professionalism

o Problem-solving

o Functions Independently

o Self-starter

  • Leadership

o Lead self

o Motivating team

o Problem solving

o Mentoring and coaching

  • Knowledge

o Basic laboratory management

o Computer Literacy

o Quality (ISO 17025)

o Safety and Health(OSHAS 18001) and Environment (IS0 14001)

o Specifications relevant to each centre of expertise

o Research methodology

o Electricity generation

o Subject Knowledge

o Knowledge of the laboratory information system (LIMS)

o Knowledge of relevant standard’s legislation and basic general laboratory practices

o SAIT/transformer course

o Eskom policies and procedures

  • Skills

o Computer literate

o Analytical chemistry skills

o Leadership and supervisory skills

o Negotiation skills

o Business report writing skills

o Oil/watery chemistry analysis

o Customer relations & marketing skills

o Sampling of various media

o Staff management skill

o Basic financial skills

o Problem solving skills

o Presentation skills

o Decision-making skills

  • Attributes

o Colour blindness ( must have clear vision)

o No chemical related allergies

o Ability to deal with pressure

o Accepting ownership

o Adaptability and positive self-esteem

  • Assessment

o Psychometric testing, assessment after probation period , subject specific evaluation

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning , organising and managing workflow and performing analysis
  • Contributing to quality , health and safety in laboratory
  • Contributing to the cost effectiveness of the laboratory
  • Supervision and training of staff
  • Maintaining good client relationships
  • Assisting with /carrying out research and investigations


Interested candidates can send their CV