Research Officer (RO) / Assistant Research Officer (ARO) – University of Cape Town Vacancy – Mechanical Engineering Department

Job Title: Research Officer (RO) / Assistant Research Officer (ARO) – Mechanical Engineering DPT    Vacancies Available: 1

Function: Energy Research and Analysis

Employer: University of Cape Town – Mechanical Engineering DPT 

Job Reference No: SR502/13

Minimum Educational Requirements:

·         Masters Degree in Energy Studies or related fields. Candidates with a PhD will have an added advantage.


  • A minimum of 2 years work experience in climate change, research or programme and project implementation.
  • At least 3 years experience in a highly specialized field or national agenda such as low carbon energy development.

Annual Salary:

Research Officer – 341,717 to 457,223 Rands per year including benefits.

Assistant Research Officer – 296,965 to 411,502 Rands per year including benefits.

Closing Date for Applications: 17 June 2013

How to Apply: Only email applications are accepted. Applicants will be required to fill in the UCT Application Form [HR201].Please download the Application Form on >>> HR201 Form

Documents To Be Sent with your Application: HR201 Application Form, Full CV, Cover Letter of Application and any other information that is required in the advert.

To see the Full Job Details and Instructions for Application, please download the Microsoft Word Doc >> Job Advert