Medical Technologist | West | Molecular Testing

Location Singapore
Discipline Life Sciences
Job Reference BBBH101119_1624592128
Salary S$3000 - S$6000 per month
Consultant Name Wee Ben Ann, Andy
Consultant Email
Consultant Contact No. 62328831
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1552080

Job Description

  • Perform high complexity testing according to established SOPs for molecular diagnostic techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, PCR, genotyping, and sequencing.
  • Maintain stringent quality and safety standards in all testing steps and document corrective actions as part of quality management if any are required.
  • Correctly receive, requisition, process, and ensure proper identification of specimens.
  • Evaluate sample integrity and adhere to relevant procedures in cases of unacceptable specimens.
  • Perform equipment maintenance checks on a daily/weekly/monthly basis or as needed.
  • Participate in reagent and assay quality control and validations as needed.
  • Participate in internal and external quality assurance programmes.
  • Troubleshoot assays and instruments as needed.
  • Manage laboratory supplies and inventory.

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Life Sciences/Biomedical Science/Pharmacy or related fields.
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant working experience in a regulated laboratory environment (ISO/CAP) or a clinical/molecular laboratory setting.
  • Prior experience in working with infectious diseases will be highly advantageous.
  • Familiarity with molecular diagnostic techniques, including nucleic acid extraction, PCR, genotyping, and sequencing. Familiarity with high through-put sequencers is advantageous.
  • No discomfort working with viruses and the necessary precautions (e.g. strict compliance with safety protocols and PPE).
  • Flexibility in working on weekends, public holidays, and shift timings (for e.g. 9am-6pm/10am-7pm/1pm-10pm) as needed, based on staff rosters.
  • Familiarity with laboratory information management systems.

Andy, Wee Ben Ann License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1552080

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