IT Vacancies

MEDE – Technician – Science Vacancy

Duties and responsibilities include:

Resources

  • Coordinating with Head of Department / Teachers-in-charge / Senior Technical Officers / Technical Officers to compile lists of equipment complete with specifications in view of purchasing new equipment or spare parts;
  • Liaising with Teachers / STOs / TOs so as to compile lists of equipment and consumables which may be required for effective lessons and students’ experiments;
  • Liaising with Teachers / STOs / TOs on lists of equipment, spare parts and consumables in view of purchasing;
  • Liaising with Teachers / STOs / TOs in preparing and setting up Science equipment for practical work, both for demonstrations as well as for students’ individual and/or group work. This includes providing Science equipment for outdoor school activities;
  • Assisting in the set-up and upkeep of Science laboratories and keeping all laboratory equipment in good working order;
  • Dismantling equipment including glassware, cleaning it and returning it to storage or preparation rooms after laboratory sessions;
  • Conducting regular cleaning and servicing where possible of laboratory equipment using procedures in service manuals;
  • Conducting repairs and/or calibration where possible of laboratory equipment using procedures in service manuals;
  • Coordinating the servicing / repairing and/or calibration of equipment by outside school service providers and/or suppliers;
  • Preparing reagents and solutions when needed in accordance with standard norms of molar concentrations;
  • Preparing labels for chemicals in accordance with established standards of Science nomenclature. This should include as well correct labelling for handling and storage of chemicals;
  • Supporting Teachers and students in Science related school projects;
  • Ensuring that resources and equipment are in good running order and available when needed;
  • Ensuring that all the Information Technology (IT) resources in all Science laboratories are in good running order and available for use by Teachers and students at all times;
  • Assisting the Teacher in setting up and using Information Technology (IT) /audiovisual teaching aids in the Science laboratories;

For more information visit: https://education.gov.mt/en/Documents/Vacancies/JOB%20DESCRIPTION%20TECHNICIAN%20SCIENCE.pdf