Career Opportunities

Laboratory Officer / Senior Laboratory Officer (Biobanking) Posted on: 21 May 2019


The successful candidate will be a member of biobanking team supporting collection, processing, storage and withdrawal of biological material.

The job responsibilities are as follows:

·Involvement in projects assigned to biobanking group and internal/external audit

·Perform collection, processing, storage and withdrawal of biological material

·Perform post-laboratory work adminstrative tasks

·Provide laboratory maintenance support, logistic preparationand procurement activities


  • Diploma in Life Sciences/Biomedical Sciences/Biological Sciences or related fields
  • Minimal 3 years experience in a biological laboratory environment
    Prior experience in handling human samples, biobanking and DNA/RNA extraction is a plus
  • Compliance to health, safety, HBRA and other relevant regulatory requirements
  • Must be flexible with working location and sample processing time e.g. weekend/night
  • A team player with positive work attitude and ethics
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and attention to details
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated and passion for research



 We welcome interested applicants to submit a full CV and contact details of two referees via



The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on its prevailing recruitment policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.