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South Island School is a secondary school with approximately 1,400 students.

Laboratory Technician

JOB PURPOSE: The post holder will assist managing the laboratories, assist teachers in preparation and setting up the practical lessons for Science subjects, and provide admin support to the Department.

- Provide in class support (eg. Help students during lessons, demonstrate experiments to students, etc)
- Maintain Health and Safety standard in the laboratories.
- Clean and check specific equipment (eg. Fermenter, pH probes, etc) before and after class practical.
- Assist teachers in planning and trying out experiments and set up individual experiment.
- Prepare, construct, operate, keep stores and maintain laboratory apparatus, equipment and inventory to make sure student’s experiment and teacher’s demonstration running smoothly.
- Maintain an accurate equipment records for the Department and perform annual stock take.
- Purchase materials, apparatus, equipment and other inventory according to Procurement procedure.
- Liaise with teachers, Lab Technician I, Lab Attendant and other support staff members.
- To work collaboratively as part of a team that supports lessons from Y7 to Y13.
- Perform any other duties as and when assigned by Lab Technician I and Line Managers.


- Diploma in Science subjects
- Laboratory Technician’s Certificate or equivalents (including Health and Safety)
- First Aid Certificate
- 3 years of relevant experience in working with students from year 7 to 13
- Bilingual in Chinese and English
- Familiar with dataloggers and good ICT Skills
- Good problem-solving skills and ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
- High initiative, a positive and engaging personality

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Applicants must possess a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

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Closing Date: 01 Mar 2020
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