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Laboratory Technologist (Department of Pharmacy)

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Date: 05-Sep-2021

Location: Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

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 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