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Laboratory Services Supervisor
MAIN JOB PURPOSE:
To analyse experimental and production support samples – foliar, soil and water. To carry out research on new analytical methods and general scientific inquiry while ensuring quality assurance and Hygiene in the Laboratory.
- In charge of all chemical/biochemical analysis in the laboratory - soil, foliar, water, black tea chemical analysis
- In charge of maintenance of the laboratory analytical machines – ICP, AAS, spectrophotometer (Flame and UV)
- Responsible for providing mini/micro -manufacturing of black tea to support various R&D projects
- Implement Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) policies in the laboratories and within experimental sites
- Coordinate sampling, sample preparation, coding, analysis, and archiving reference sample material
- In Charge of laboratory quality control – responsible for preparation/acquisition of appropriate chemical standards of reagents
- Responsible for calibration of analysts and analytical methods
- Collate laboratory and other research data analysis and prepare reports
- Collaborate with the Research & Development (R&D) agronomist in designing and analysis of Tea nutrition trials
- In charge of updating and archiving laboratory database
- Coordinate laboratory equipment calibration and maintenance
- Coordinate the participation in international & local ring tests to maintain standards and for benchmarking
- Research and report on new analytical methods and equipment
- Prepare relevant data for annual laboratory budget preparation
- Train and supervise laboratory analysts and research assistants
- Degree in Analytical Chemistry or equivalent from a recognized institution of higher learning.
- Over 5 years of experience in a research laboratory.
Method of Application
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