Forensic Medicine and Toxicology SALARY : R145 281 per annum CENTRE : University of Cape Town
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum educational qualification: Senior Certificate (or equivalent). Experience: Appropriate experience in Pathology and or Forensic Laboratory. Inherent requirements of the job Valid (Code B/EB) drivers’ license. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Good communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Above average proven computer and software literacy. Ability to work in a hazardous environment, perform heavy manual tasks and the ability to work under pressure. Good interpersonal relationships, accountability and working both individually and in a team.
DUTIES : Perform routine cleaning services in the Histopathology Laboratory and Toxicology Laboratory, including glassware, work bench tops and other laboratory duties and handling of laboratory chemicals and biological specimens. Responsible for the handling of medico – legal histology specimens/delivery of other specimen’s to respective laboratories Maintain chain of custody and writing affidavits and support in routine monitoring of laboratory equipment. Responsible for handling of laboratory hazardous waste/ disposal.
Perform administrative and driving duties and assist with moving of laboratory equipment and ability to understand and apply the correct Standard Operating Procedures.
ENQUIRIES : Ms M Perrins Tel No: (021) 650-5872/ (021) 406-6001 APPLICATIONS : The Director: Forensic Pathology Services, U2 Building, Fransie Van Zjil Drive, Tygerberg, 7505. FOR ATTENTION : Mr B Wepener NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. CLOSING DATE : 27 November 2020