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Job Description/RequirementsKirinyaga University is a chartered government owned and established under the Universities Act No.42 of 2012. At present, the University runs degree programmes across five faculties; Health Sciences, Hospitality and Textile Technology, Pure and Applied Sciences, Business and Education and Engineering and Built Environment. The University, situated about 115 kilometers from Nairobi, is among the vibrant and fastest growing citadels of learning in Kenya.NON ACADEMIC POSITIONSTechnician (Biology) Grade 5 1 Position KyU/NT/075/07/202112. TECHNICIAN (BIOLOGY) GRADE 5Duties and Responsibilitiesa) Supervising and assisting students in the laboratory,b) Collection and preparation of teaching and learning/research materials,c) Preparation of tools, equipment and machines for use in practical by the students and teaching staff.d) Obtaining and setting of equipment for practical and demonstrations;e) Ensuring safe keeping and general housekeeping of laboratoryf) Maintaining laboratory safety and proper disposal of laboratory waste.g) Maintain of laboratory inventoryh) Assist teaching staff and students in carrying out various teaching and research projects in the laboratory.Requirements;• KCSE C- (Plus) and above.• Diploma in Biology or its equivalent from a recognized institution• At least three (3) years relevant work experience• Show proven ability in assembly of basic scientific equipment and equipment maintenance.• Knowledge in Information Communication Technology• First Aid and Occupational Health and Safety Training.Terms and conditions of service• Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package.• Employment will be on Permanent and Pensionable terms except for Tutorial Fellows.• Those with degrees from foreign universities should attach certificates of equation and recognition of qualifications from Kenya National Qualifications Authority.• Applicants must meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Kenya Constitution, 2010Mode of applicationApplicants must submit five (5) copies of applications giving details of the educational and professional qualifications, age, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address. Enclose certified copies of certificates and testimonials giving names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence and areas of specialization, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and a copy of most recent letter of appointment.Interested applicants should send the applications to the undersigned, quoting the reference number for the job applied for so as to be received on or before9th August, 2021.THE VICE CHANCELLORKIRINYAGA UNIVERSITYP. O. BOX 143-10300KERUGOYAKirinyaga University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants of either gender, persons with disabilities and persons from marginalized communities are encouraged to apply. Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.KyU is ISO 9001:2015 certifiedKirinyaga University is Zero Tolerant to Corruption.