Junior Scientist

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  11 Feb, 2019
  • Job Ref:  KMP-40635

Job Description

The selected candidate will be assisting the Scientist in determining if certain waste can be accepted or not and will ensure that waste delivered according to the technical waste analysis. He/She will determine how and where the waste will be stored and transported, and carry out preliminary analysis, including reactivity of the material, composition and chemical analysis, calorific value and presence of halogenated substances. The selected candidate will be responsible for the regular monitoring of the flue gas emissions as well as water going through the sewerage system, water quality from the Waste Water Treatment Plant and treated water for boilers, sampling and analysing ash generated by the plant and ensuring that all monitoring and testing procedures together with the proper use of laboratory instruments are compliant to local and international regulations and laws.

The ideal candidates should:
The ideal candidate for the position of Junior Scientist should:

  • Have a Degree in one of the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology and Chemistry, Chemistry with Materials or Chemical Technology, or equivalent comparable recognised qualification as approved by MQRIC;
  • Possess good communication skills;
  • Possess good organisational skills.