Secondary Science Lab Assistant

Overall Responsibilities

  • Preparing and maintaining science laboratories and equipment.
  • Carrying out safety checks on equipment, e.g. Bunsen tubing etc
  • Carry out risk assessments for technical activities
  • Disposing of waste materials
  • Collecting apparatus and chemicals from storage
  • Preparing experiments, necessary solutions, setting up apparatus and equipment for demonstrations and practical lessons as requested by teaching staff
  • Liaising with staff over use of equipment and stock
  • Taking stock of chemicals, consumables, stationery, books and breakable items and advise replacement needs
  • Purchase of sundries from local supermarkets
  • Other duties as assigned by reporting manager


  • Diploma or Degree in Applied Chemistry are preferred. Candidates with relevant experience are welcome to apply.
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience in an international school environment, preferably handling science laboratory functions.
  • Must have strong understanding, knowledge and experience of IGCSE and IBDP curricula.
Job Categories: Academic
Job Type: Full Time
Job Locations: OWIS Nanyang
Start Dates: 1 Aug 2023