Singapore/Jobs/Senior Laboratory Technologist/

Senior Laboratory Technologist 136451

No data yet

$3000 to $6000 (Monthly)

Posted 2 years ago

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide supervision while accurately follow the procedures for patient specimen handling and processing, test analysis, recording and reporting patient test results.

  • Assist the laboratory manager(s) and/or director(s) to troubleshoot laboratory emergencies, including but not limited to, contamination and false positive/negative results arising from incompliance of laboratory standard operating procedures.

  • Assist the laboratory manager(s) and/or director(s) in leading by example and guiding junior laboratory technologist in compliance of performing laboratory procedures in accordance to standard operating procedures.

  • Partake in the performance appraisal processes of junior laboratory technologists.

  • Ensure the safety of the own and of others when performing high-risk procedures, e.g. when handling highly infectious patient samples.

  • Ensure no stock-out for test kits, consumables, and reagents required for clinical testing.

  • Review and evaluate test results for accuracy in consultation with the laboratory director and laboratory manager, where required.

  • Recognise testing problems including unexpected results or abnormal detection of analytes; alert laboratory director and laboratory manager regarding discrepancy without delay.

  • Recognise and resolve instrument errors or sample problems; initiating and documenting corrective action in consultation with the laboratory director and laboratory manager.

  • Adhere to all quality control procedures in support of clinical diagnostic activities.

  • Maintain all instruments and equipment used in support of clinical diagnostic activities.

  • Perform any other reasonable duties assigned by the laboratory manager.


  • Minimum bachelor degree in biomedical / biological / pharmaceutical sciences.

  • Minimum 3 years of working experience in a molecular laboratory.

  • Experience with Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) will be highly advantageous.

  • Experience working in the hospital laboratory setting will be strongly preferred.

  • Willing to work rotating shift hours.

If you have questions about this job, please click on apply. The employer will contact you then.


No address provided
Acumen Diagnostics (AD) is a contract research organization (CRO) that provides a comprehensive range of customized, high-quality contract R&D services in drug target discovery and pre-clinical drug development to support the pharmaceutical industry. Acumen Diagnostics Pte Ltd laboratory is licensed and dedicated to provide clinical testing services in infectious diseases. OUR VISION To promote longer, healthier, and more active lives through scientific translation in medicines, biomedical technologies, and services. OUR MISSION To be a competitive force in global diagnostics based on quality, innovation, clinical laboratory services, corporate governance, intellectual property, management excellence, and strategic collaborations.