Laboratory Supervisor

Bayan Lepas, Penang, Malaysia · National · 15 June 2017


WorldFish is seeking a motivated, dynamic, and energetic team player whom will be responsible to manage the Molecular Laboratory in WorldFish Headquarters in Penang ensuring the equipment is in working order, ordering consumable supplies, ensuring the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) is properly maintained and the laboratory is in compliance with Health and Safety requirements.

This includes the proper functioning of the cryogenic storage unit. The job will have technical oversight of activities in the laboratory by visiting scientists providing appropriate advice and training where necessary in the use of the facilities. The job includes conducting experiments under the direction of team scientist(s) and the successful applicant is expected to work closely with the scientific team at Penang and with colleagues overseas. Occasional travel may be required to undertake sampling or provide advice.

Key Responsibilities



Time frame and location

This position will be based at WorldFish’s HQ in Penang, Malaysia. Interviews are expected to be held in June 2017.

The successful candidate should be available to commence by September 2017.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package commensurate with the job level. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Our commitment

WorldFish is committed to promoting a work environment where diversity of thought, style, culture and experience is valued. We support individual performance and potential in achieving our organizational goals and mission. Qualified women and professionals are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Interested applicants are invited to submit the following information online latest by 10 June 2017:

Screening will start immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

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