Job Advert Summary The overall responsibility of the successful candidates will be to perform the collection of samples (catchment, production, distribution, reticulation, effluent) in the Laboratory Customer Support Services at Vereeniging. Minimum Requirements
NQF 4 : Water and Waste water blue drop requirements certificate
NQF 5 to 6 : Nat. Dip or B. Tech with Chemistry, Microbiology
Code 08 driver’s licence with 2 years driving experience
Candidate must be able to work flexible hours. Primary Duties
Preparation and perform sampling for different analysis (hydrobiology, microbiology, chemistry) throughout the water cycle.
Performing certain fundamental analysis in the laboratory and on-site (for example : chlorine, temperature and DO sample preservation)
Performing uploading and downloading of handhelds.
Performance and documentation of basic quality control checks of identified analytical tests.
Undertaking and documentation of basic maintenance of sampling equipment, sample points and instrumentation.
Undertaking of specific cleaning task as required by the GLP and ISO methods.
Undertaking and documentation of vehicle maintenance
Undertaking long hours of driving
The adherence to SHE practices and good housekeeping principles in the area of work
Assist with method validation Knowledge
Understanding of basic water sampling for raw and distribution procedures
Knowledge of good laboratory practice (GLP)
Knowledge of ISO17025 : 2017
Knowledge of sample integrity Skills
Basic Computer literacy.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to prioritise, organise and plan. Attitude
Quality and output driven person who can handle pressure and routine work.
Ability to interact with staff and customers.
Team worker but can work independently.
Conscientious and pays attention to detail.
Willingness to work after hours, weekends and public holidays.