Laboratory Staff Recruitment


Laboratory Staff Recruitment

Xiamen University Malaysia

University Overview

Xiamen University (XMU), established in 1921 by renowned patriotic overseas Chinese leader Mr. Tan Kah Kee, is the first university founded by an overseas Chinese in the history of modern Chinese education. As one of the China’s leading research universities, XMU ranks 12th among mainland China universities according to the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2018.

Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM, Registration No. DUNLN009(B)) is an internationalized branch campus set up by Xiamen University. Being the first Chinese university branch campus in Malaysia, XMUM aspires to become a university with a distinct global outlook, featuring first-class teaching and research, and embracing cultural diversity. The university aims to nurture young talents with dignity and wisdom, turning them into fine citizens of the region who will contribute to the prosperity of the people and social progress of Malaysia, China and Southeast Asia.

Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM) is now seeking highly motivated, committed and qualified individual to join our diverse and dynamic university for the position of LABORATORY OFFICER.


  1. Applicants must possess a Master degree in the related discipline

  2. At least two (2) years of working experience in a laboratory

  3. Good command of English

  4. Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills


The Laboratory Officer plays an important role in the overall safety of the laboratory and is responsible for managing the daily operations of the laboratory. The Laboratory Officer takes responsibility for all aspects of the laboratory, including but not limited to: instruments/ equipment, users of the laboratory, and supplies needed to ensure the laboratory runs smoothly. Lab officer is accountable for all aspects of the laboratory service and is the key bridge between laboratory operations and general practice.



1) MSc. degree in related field (i.e. analytical chemistry) or related majors;

2) Preferably with related industrial experience;

3) MUST be competent in operating at least TWO(2) of the following instrument:-

  1. Atomic absorption spectroscopy

  2. Inductively coupled plasma - optical emission spectrometry

  3. Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy 

  4. UV-Spectrophotometry

4) MUST be familiar with sample preparation for related analytical instrument


Applicants are invited to submit a digital application packet to:

The subject line of your email must include: your name, relevant academic discipline, and the specific position for which you are applying for. All application packets must include the following attachments:

1) Your detailed and current CV;

2) Evidence of academic qualifications: Bachelor & Master Certificate; Bachelor & Master Transcripts (including SPM for Malaysian).


  1. We thank all applicants for their expressed interest. However, ONLY shortlisted applicants will be notified.

  2. This posting will remain open until filled.

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