Laboratory Technologist (Department of Pharmacy)

Updated: 20 days ago
Location: Kent Ridge,

Job Description

The incumbent will provide support to the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science. The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following -

  • Perform pe‐class procurement of practical reagents and consumables.
  • Perform pre‐class setup of apparatus, reagents and materials for pharmaceutical biology or chemistry practical classes.
  • Provide in‐class operational support and facilitate the conduct of selected undergraduate practical classes.
  • Provide pre‐class and in‐class technical support for selected online undergraduate classes.
  • Review, collate and track the annual budget for selected undergraduate teaching modules.
  • Involved in the daily operations, maintenance and upkeep of the laboratories and teaching facilities.
  • Ensure safety of teaching facilities through regular checks and audits.
  • Prepare documents for safety audits and assist in the update of safety documents.
  • Serve as the point of contact for safety communication to students and departmental staff.
  • Assist in the implementation of Safety and Health Programmes.
  • Serve as fire safety warden or first aider for the department.
  • Perform any other related and ad‐hoc duties as required.

  • Minimum diploma in Biomedical Sciences, Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemistry or related Science disciplines.
  • Experience in pre‐class preparation and running of science laboratory classes will be an advantage. Those with no experience but are highly motivated and committed are also encouraged to apply. 
  • Good knowledge of laboratory practices. 
  • Experience in chemical synthesis or analytical methods or molecular biology is highly desired.
  • Able to learn quickly on the job with the ability to multi‐task and work in a fast‐paced environment.
  • Able to work independently and as a team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, e.g. Microsoft Office Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills with good command of spoken and written English.
  • Independent, committed, self‐motivated, hardworking, resourceful with good organization, time management, analytical skills and desire to learn new skills as well as take on new responsibilities.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Faculty of Science

Department : Pharmacy


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