Technician/Technologist (3 Posts)

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Technician/Technologist (3 Posts)

  • Post Date:December 14, 2021
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  • Career Level Technician
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry ICT
Job Description

University of Zimbabwe Innovation Hub – Research and Innovation Directorate: Vacancy

The positions of Technician/Technologist (3 Posts) have emerged in the University of Zimbabwe Innovation Hub.

  • ICT
  • Laboratory
  • Workshop

Reporting to: The Innovation Manager

The ideal person will be responsible for:

  • Planning and overseeing all aspects of the day to day running of Innovation Hub workshops and laboratories including ICT facilities.
  • Providing technical support to researchers and interns towards prototyping.
  • Identifying ideal technical specifications to inform procurement processes and relevant use of equipment at the Innovation Hub.
  • Operating, maintaining and servicing Innovation Hub equipment for sustainability.
  • Developing SOPS, health and safety, and maintenance procedures for the laboratories and workshops.
  • Training Innovation Hub researchers and interns in the use of advanced equipment and related technical support services.


The ideal candidate should have:

  • A minimum of a Higher National Diploma in the relevant field.
  • At least three (3) years’ experience.


All applications will be treated in strictest confidence. Six copies of applications, including a curriculum vitae, giving full personal particulars indicating full name, place and date of birth; certified copies of national identification, birth certificate, proof of qualifications, employment and experience, present salary, telephone number and names and addresses of three referees should be addressed to:

Deputy Registrar, Human Resources
University of Zimbabwe
PO Box MP 167
Mount Pleasant

Or Hand delivered to the Administration Block, door number 113.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 17 December 2021.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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