2-5 years
3500 - 5000 SGD monthly
22 days ago 1 Applied
Job Description

Position Summary:

The Chemical Technician is responsible for the set up and operation of production equipment in their assigned production area used to produce products in a safe and efficient manner. The role utilizes both automated and manual systems to add raw materials, initiate and monitor the process to transform the raw materials into finished product. Several actions require manual operator actions that include obtaining samples for testing, manual material additions, vessel and line washing, and documentation of critical process steps.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Safe handling of equipment and materials understanding the hazards and proper utilization of PPE.
  • Maintain on time production schedule by coordinating daily activities.
  • Accurate and timely in completion of tasks and documentation.
  • Effective communication with team members and management.
  • Work overtime to cover vacancies/vacations and meet Customer requirements, including weekends.
  • Promote teamwork by assisting other where and when needed.
  • Train new or less experienced team members.
  • Cross train to other processes and positions for business continuity and flexibility.
  • Be part of the Company Emergency Response Team.


  • Follow work procedure and Standard Work Steps (SWS) to ensure safe and efficient execution of all tasks assigned.
  • Observe, adjust, and monitor equipment to ensure safety, quality, and efficient operation.
  • Complete manual operations as required by the process.
  • Document process critical data timely and accurately.
  • Maintain 5S standards.
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts.
  • Perform basic care, housekeeping and maintenance of equipment and work area.
  • Communicate operational needs within team and with management.
  • Attend all plant meetings and complete all trainings on time.
  • Ability to wear a respirator as required by the task being performed or chemical safety data sheets.
  • Work safely around and appropriately handles hazardous chemicals around plant.
  • Assist in carrying out HSES and PSM-related duties designed to be of Chemical Technician's job scope and responsibilities, including (but not limited to) Permit-to-Work (PTW), Lock-Out-Tag-Out (LOTO), safety inspections, Behavior Based Safety observations, participate in hazard studies and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (HIRA) reviews.
  • Carry out additional duties as assigned.

Technical Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum 1-2 years of proven experience as a Chemical Technician with a petrochemical / chemical / pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Singapore.
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft software applications helpful. Keyboarding proficiency and general computer knowledge/experience preferred.
  • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for actions.
  • Customer Orientated - Ability to meet or exceed customers needs while following company procedures.
  • Detail Orientated - Ability to pay attention to all details of a project or task and the ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Tactful - Ability to show consideration for and maintain good relations with others.
  • Working Under Pressure - Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.
  • Honesty/Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
  • Flexibility - Ability to work through change while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Hands-on line, field experience in chemical process operations is essential.
  • Able to speak, read and write in English. Good communication skills and having the ability to interact with all levels on site.
  • Good working experience in areas like safety, occupational health, quality, environment, logistics and maintenance.
  • HSE and Quality minded attitude.
  • Knowledge of product quality control techniques is an advantage.
  • Class 1 / Class 2 Boiler Attendant Certificate of Competency is an advantage.
  • Awareness of ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO45001 and other applicable management systems is an advantage.
  • Competency in HAZMAT and firefighting is an advantage.
  • Having a forklift driving license is an advantage.

For interested applicants, please email your UPDATED CV in Microsoft Word format to [Confidential Information]. Your interest will be treated with strict confidentiality.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

EA License No: 03C3254

EA Personnel No: R22104369

EA Personnel Name: Jessie Zhou

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