Closing date 2023-10-14 SIGNIN TO APPLY
Job Details

Applicants must possess Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (HND). or  A Degree in relevant field will be an added advantage. Experience in structural designing, various CAD software (Autodesk Recap 360, Navisworks Manage, Advance Steel and Autodesk Showcase), CNC programming and training Inventor HSM. Possession of a National Diploma in Engineering and a certificate in Invention, Machineshop Engineering, Fitter and Turner or Machining is also required. Affiliation with an Engineering professional board will be an added advantage. All academic qualifications must be from a recognized or reputable institute. In addition, applicants should possess superior interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate will report directly to the Director of the Research and  Innovation.


Duties and Responsibilities

       Supporting the Engineering teams as they complete projects;

       Designing and testing of equipment; conducting investigations and experiments;

       Developing prototypes;

       Identifying problems, developing strategies, and performing quality control;

       Producing plans and technical drawings for products and components using special software;

       Explaining how components of machinery work together;

       Engineering drawings for construction purposes;

       Maintaining project records;

       Serving as a liaison between customers and suppliers;

       Supplying information to customers and collaborators;

       Participating in design-reviews; and

       Any other duties assigned by the Director

            Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.

         Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.   


To apply, visit careers on the Great Zimbabwe University website https://elearning.gzu.ac.zw/careers .Applicants MUST fill in all the necessary fields on the application platform and attach the required documents.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 14 October, 2023.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.