Lab In charge/Technician

Job Title: Lab In charge/Technician

Past Experience: Minimum 3 years

Education: Bachelors in science, B.Ed.

The employee should be proficient in oral and written English and have an ability to communicate well with teachers, vendors and helpers. A basic knowledge of Word and Excel is a must. Good listening skills are required so that detailed instruction can be followed.

Responsibilities Includes :

Laboratory preparatory work :

  • Scientific knowledge and understanding and ability to handle lab equipment
  • Organize and prepare the labs for class sessions and examinations
  • Maintain work area and equipment in the prep lab
  • Work with teachers and head of the science departments to plan
  • Work with the teachers and follow guidelines while setting and adhering to safety standards
  • Maintain, construct and operate equipment
  • Carry out tests to verify material supplied

Inventory Management :

  • Create and follow a process-oriented approach towards managing all lab requirements
  • Identify materials required for all labs and liase with procurement team
  • Maintain a check on stock and prepare purchase orders in time to ensure timely delivery of material
  • Liase with vendors and ensure material purchased is the best quality and approved by the department head
  • Check material for expiry and manage disposal of waste.
  • Keep abreast of latest equipment and technology that can prove beneficial to the school lab