The successful candidate is expected to coach students in the preparation of layouts for residential, commercial, industrial and other land uses; preparation of technical reports on planning proposals, drawing of formal layouts, working diagrams, site plans and base maps; plan filing and maintenance of plans and drawing studio in an orderly and user friendly manner. The Technician will assist in the maintenance of automated/computerized tracking systems, hard copy maps (including their acquisition in the right sizes and digitization), and work with the Lecturer in the administration of computer-aided design software programmes and GIS. The Technician will assist in taking students through the basic studio draughting tools and materials, reading of maps, evaluation of site plans and understanding of legal descriptions of layout plans. Personal Attributes The University places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Qualifying female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Ideally the successful candidate should possess a Degree in Town Planning and a Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning. The candidate should also have a professional qualification in Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
APPLICATIONS: Interested and qualified persons should submit six (6) sets of applications each consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, transcripts and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees. Applications should be sent through post or hand delivered to the following address:- Senior Assistant Registrar or Senior Assistant Registrar Human Resources Section Human Resources Section Lupane State University Lupane State University 1 st Floor Faculty of Agricultural Sciences Building 3 rd Floor CBZ Building Lupane Main Campus Cnr 10th Avenue/Fife Street P O Box 170 P.O. Box AC 255, Ascot LUPANE BULAWAYO The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 28 June 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.