Location: Pretoria
Duration: 6 Months

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, plan and execute experiments under supervision.
  • In-depth analysis and objective interpretation of data under supervision.
  • Contribute to writing reports and manuscripts.
  • Contribute to presenting data in a poster format or orally.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • The minimum education qualification will be completion of at least two years’ theoretical component of a national diploma in food technology. (Please attach academic records).
  • Experience in basic laboratory techniques in food and ingredient analysis, proximate analysis, sensory and other food quality evaluations.
  • Experience in basic laboratory calculations.
  • A strong work ethic (e.g. accountability and reliability) and the ability to work under supervision within a dynamic team environment.
  • The following competencies are critical for this position: innovation; sound technical knowledge; integrity and lateral thinking ability; and knowledge and appreciation of a cross-disciplinary project team environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to contribute across the boundaries imposed by classical scientific disciplines.

How to Apply

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