formulation technologist in Singapore

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life science
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jin quan jonathan soh, randstad
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job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical support to the formulation development scientists through the preparation of formulation samples and testing of formulation samples for physical properties.
  • Prepares formulation samples with minimum supervision using standard processing equipment such as bead mills, high shear mixers, air jet mills, blenders etc.
  • Independently evaluates formulation samples for physical / chemical properties and is proficient in the use of laboratory instruments such as laser diffraction particle size analyzers, rheometers, density meters, pH meters etc.
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and instruments in good working order.
  • Reports, discusses and provides solutions for any issues related to the Lab equipment.
  • Prepares formulation samples for field trials.
  • Keeps the raw materials inventory updated, ensures samples are labeled in compliance with EH&S requirements and disposes of materials with expired shelf-life.
  • Maintains laboratory notebook and accurately documents all experiments and results.
  • Communicates project status in a timely fashion and immediately raises any issues to the project owner.
  • Maintains a high housekeeping standard in the laboratory.
  • Supports sample shipping in the importation and exportation of experimental samples and raw materials.
  • Understands and follows appropriate EH&S standards, policies and procedures applicable to their job. Leads by example in the area of safety behaviors by promoting safe work habits.

Required Qualifications

  • Preferably at least 1 year experience in crop care/agriculture chemicals industry. Candidates from other chemicals companies welcome
  • Capable of taking action and resolving issues independently. Performs duties with minimal supervision, actively demonstrates accountability by providing recommendations and or thorough analysis of options for issues/solutions
  • Proficient in tools used within the work process


Formulation, laboratory technician



educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma