Laboratory Technician in the Department of Physics and Electronics at NUL


The National University of Lesotho invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following post:


Post No. 2435:  Laboratory Technician in the Department of Physics and Electronics


Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

Minimum qualification is a Diploma in Physics or Electronic/Electrical Engineering. Prior working experience in a physics or electronics laboratory will be preferred.  



The successful candidate will be required to be able handle physics or electronics laboratory sessions in a professional manner. He/she should be able to set up required laboratory session experiments, assist students during the sessions, take laboratory equipment inventory from time to time, repair malfunctioning laboratory equipment and be active in working together with relevant lecturers to introduce new experimental set-ups, especially for students’ projects and staff research.


Successful candidate will be expected to resume duties from 1st July 2017.


The University offers salaries and other benefits commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Employment type:

Permanent and pensionable/gratuitable for Locals and Contract for Non – Locals.


Information Required from Candidates:

Applicants are to address the stated qualifications and provide other information to assist the University to determine their suitability for the position.  They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CV’s (including telephone, telefax and e-mail) plus certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts and three typed references. One of which must be from the current or previous employer.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.   Applicants should inform their referees to submit their references directly to the address below, before the stipulated closing date.  References addressed “TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN will not be considered as references.  Application letters and references should bear signatures and must be addressed to:  Director – Human Resources, National University of Lesotho, P.O. Roma 180, Lesotho or emailed to [email protected]
Closing date for receiving full application for the position is 18th April, 2017. DISCLAIMER:   If you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.