Technical and Operations

Laboratory Technician


Singapore (City), Singapore


Entry Level


Full time




On Site

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Job Description

Who we are

Do you want to join our Geo-data revolution? Fugro’s global reach and unique know-how will put the world at your fingertips. Our love of exploration and technical expertise help us to provide our clients with invaluable insights. We source and make sense of the most relevant Geo-data for their needs, so they can design, build and operate their assets more safely, sustainably and efficiently. But we’re always looking for new talent to take the next step with us. For bright minds who enjoy meaningful work and want to push our pioneering spirit further. For individuals who can take the initiative, but work well within a team.

Job Summary

Laboratory Technician reports to the Laboratory Manager and supports laboratory operations by:

  • Carrying out standard laboratory tests.

  • Assisting more senior laboratory technicians in carrying out non-standard laboratory tests.

  • Preparing and cleaning up test settings within time, budget and quality requirements.

  • Working within clearly defined standard operating procedures.

  • Works with close supervision.

  • Requires preparatory vocational education (VMBO) and limited prior relevant training or work experience.

About the Role

  • Carry out laboratory tests and provide results of the soil samples taken from onshore or offshore.

  • Assist project manager and engineers with onboard routine test result and data processing.

  • Ensure traceability and proper handling of soil samples.

  • Mobilise and demobilise equipment for projects.

  • Perform inventory and maintenance checks.

  • Ensure the process conforms to customer, statutory and management system requirements.

  • Perform other laboratory related operations as and when required.

  • Perform routine laboratory tests on vessel during offshore soil investigations.

About you

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering / G.C.E. “O” or “N” Level or equivalent.

  • Relevant experience in soil testing industry.

  • Good analytical ability, organisational and time management skills.

  • Self-driven, possess excellent team spirit and good interpersonal skills.

  • Preferably proficient in MS office applications.

  • Willing to work on vessel for offshore site investigation work.

  • Willing to travel to other countries for work purposes as and when requested by the company.

What we offer

Competitive salary with Annual Wage Supplement

Generous paid-leave

Career & training opportunities (international opportunities possible)

Company shuttle from various pick-up at MRT stations across Singapore

Collective health insurance and outpatient benefits;

Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to provide help when you need extra support.

Additional benefits: Long Service Awards, Professional Membership, Weekly fitness-related activities, etc)

**Benefits may vary according to position/contract/grade level.

Our view on diversity, equity and inclusion

At Fugro, our people are our superpower. Their variety of viewpoints, experiences, knowledge and talents give us collective strength. Distinctive beliefs and diverse backgrounds are therefore welcome, but discrimination, harassment, inappropriate behaviour and unfair treatment are not. Everybody is to be well-supported and treated fairly. And everyone must be valued and have their voice heard. Crucially, we believe that getting this right brings a sense of belonging, of safety and acceptance, that makes us feel more connected to Fugro’s purpose ‘together create a safe and liveable world’ – and to each other.

How to apply

  • Please include your latest resume in the application.

  • Please describe your working rights in Singapore (work pass sponsorship is subject to quota and availability).

  • We regret to inform that we will only process applications made via our Careers website (and other linked portals) and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated**.**

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