Lab Engineer/Lab Technician

The Lab Engineer/Lab Technician is responsible for the following:

  1. Procurement of equipment and machinery for the various labs
  2. Procurement of technical materials and supplies for course delivery
  3. Maintenance of equipment and machinery in the Lab:
    • operate, trouble-shoot and maintain equipment;
    • manage shops and work flow
    • ensure that safety guidelines are adhered to;
    • maintain the extensive arsenal of equipment, devices, and machines;
    • ensure that material supplies are appropriately stocked;
    • ensure the cleanliness of all the labs in ASD
  4. Schedule the machine usage with Main Fab Lab:
    • schedule, develop training and teaching materials;
    • deliver training and collaborate with faculty for curriculum support and development;
    • provide advice and assistance for all lab work carried out by students and faculty of ASD;
  5. Maintain the inventory listing in the Labs

Qualifications

In order to successfully accomplish these tasks, the successful candidates will:

  • have proficiency with 3D modelling software such as AutoCad, Grasshopper, SolidWorks;
  • be experienced in laboratory management;
  • know the operation of the most current CNC and rapid-prototyping equipment ranging from cutting edge robotic work-cells, 3D printers, CNC milling machines, laser cutters;
  • be familiar with traditional fabrication techniques using wood- and metal- working machines;
  • possess a degree/diploma in Architecture, Engineering Design or other relevant fields;
  • have at least 2 years of experience in supporting fabrication lab in an institute of higher learning;
  • and have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to establish work priorities and carry out duties with minimal supervision.

Interested candidates to send your resume and expected salary to asd@sutd.edu.sg. We will follow up with you if you are shortlisted.