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Senior Laboratory Technician

Senior Laboratory Technician

  • Location Singapore - Flexible - Singapore
  • Travel required No
  • Job category Operations Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 130707BR
  • Experience level Entry
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Job summary

Responsible for providing technical and administrative support to geological, geophysical, petrotech, refinery, or land personnel. Also, responsible for loading/entering, verifying, manipulating, analysing, and reporting data related to well logs, seismic activity, or refining activity.

Job Responsibilities

  • To carry out quality control tests on lube oils, additives and decanting products.
  • To perform quality control test on production samples and incoming additives and bulk base oils to ensure products meet required specifications.
  • To perform QA testing such as ARV, Flash Point (PMCC) and Rust Test
  • To prepare and maintain accurate record of test reports and to interpret and analyse test results.
  • To prepare laboratory reagents and standardise them for use.
  • To implement good housekeeping to ensure that the laboratory has a safe and balanced working environment.
  • To ensure that laboratory equipment and apparatus are in tip-top condition for use.
  • To be responsible for periodic instrument and equipment calibration and ensuring that they are in good working condition.
  • Assisting in commissioning of equipment and ensure that it is fully operational and reliable for testing.
  • To ensure accurate testing results generated.
  • To assist in trouble shooting at the Blending Section.
  • To supervise laboratory glassware, chemicals, gases and approved miscellaneous items. To ensure sufficient stock of reagents and chemicals at all times.
  • To co-ordinate and collaborate closely with Operation staff on production blending and filling status.
  • To ensure accurate and timely generation of Work Orders.
  • To update production test data for Certificate of Analysis and monthly Summary Report.
  • To conduct warehouse inspections to acquire relevant information such as COA to ensure product quality and accurate documentation.
  • To conduct pilot blends when there is a new or change in the product formulation.
  • To upkeep cupboards and store-room that keep production record files and retention samples.
  • As the Area Authority, Issuing Authority and Performing Authority for the Cockpit Permit-To-Work System.


  • The jobholder should have 2 years of experience in similar capacity and manufacturing environment.
  • A recognised diploma in Chemical Process Technology / Chemical Engineering or Chemistry related.
  • Understanding of HSE requirements relating to lab operations.
  • Understand test procedure and carry out test competently.
  • Carry out day to day laboratory activities and conduct duties assigned.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Be responsible to stand-by for duty from time to time if there is a need for overtime in the laboratory.
  • Shall comply to laboratory procedures, safety rules and risk assessments.
  • Perform instrument calibrations and performance checks
  • Able to formulate a pilot blend and carry out QC tests

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