Lab Shift Technician


Singapore, 01, SG

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.



ExxonMobil in Singapore


ExxonMobil is one of Singapore’s largest foreign manufacturing investors with over S$25 billion in fixed asset investments.


We have manufacturing facilities that include an integrated world-scale refining and petrochemical complex in Jurong and Jurong Island, a network of service stations under the Esso brand, operate a lubricant plant and are a supplier of cylinder cooking gas. ExxonMobil provides customers and commercial markets in the region with ground transportation, industrial, aviation and marine fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and liquefied natural gas (LNG).


As Singapore serves as the AP hub for some of our businesses, we employ about 3,500 people across positions in operations, projects, commercial, corporate support functions and others.


ExxonMobil also contributes to community programs in Singapore that support the arts, education, health and the environment.


For more information, visit or follow ExxonMobil Singapore on LinkedIn and Instagram.



What role you will play in our team


Support/Assist the Lab supervisors/chemists by performing routine and non-routine laboratory analysis/wet chemistry on product and in-process samples, to support plant operations for the purpose of quality assurance/control. Perform troubleshooting / maintenance of test equipment as needed. Prepare samples and ensure accurate data generation and records, in accordance with the standard operating procedures. Utilize analytical instruments to address quality assurance/control issues.



What you will do


  • Contribute to the safe operation and quality of the Lab to meet the business / company goals
  • Intervene when observing unsafe act and identify safety issues within the Lab and raise to the appropriate level
  • Strengthen and sustain competency in Lab testing skill
  • Respond to site emergencies as needed
  • Understands the requirements of and executes work in his/her assigned Post in accordance with the Lab quality, operating and safety standards & procedures and comply to various company quality standards as well as industry testing standards (e.g. ASTM/IP).
  • Responsible for his/her own safety and the safety of others (Actively Caring) in assigned Post
  • Conduct field checks and intervention on peers and contractors working within Lab to ensure safe work practices are adhered to
  • Participates in safety meetings and periodically conducts field checks on work in respective areas and take action to rectify unsafe facilities, work conditions and acts
  • Participates in incident investigations and proposes solutions and recommendations to prevent recurrence
  • Participates in emergency drills and able to react confidently when business continuity plan (BCP) is activated.
  • Demonstrate strong ownership & accountability and ensure housekeeping standards are met in assigned area.
  • Major work duties are:
    • Conduct routine testing and certification of refinery products, intermediate streams & feedstocks as per testing methods.
    • Conduct any adhoc / urgent tests as assigned by lab supervisors/chemists
    • Perform Lab instrument’s SQC as per schedule
    • Perform troubleshooting / maintenance of test equipment as needed.
    • Conducts training on lab testing as necessary
    • Carry out quality and effective shift handover and takeover process
    • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor


About you


Skills and Qualifications


  • Qualifications: minimum GCE “O” level, Polytechnic diploma preferred
  • Team player, shows initiative, willingness to learn, responsible, adaptable, communicates effectively, good organization/planning skill
  • Work experience: none required, related relevant experience will be an advantage
  • Able to work 12-hr shift schedule and be flexible to cover other shift or day team whenever business needs arise and requested by lab supervisor.



Your benefits


An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last and we provide job rotations throughout your career with us. Our commitment to you runs deep: our employees grow personally and professionally, with benefits built on our core categories of health, security, finance, and life.


Currently our employees benefits include: Long Term Savings Allowance, dental reimbursement, annual health checkups and Home Ownership Assistance Plan amongst others and these are updated from time to time.



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Equal Opportunity Employer


It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity in conformance with all applicable laws and regulations to individuals who are qualified to perform job requirements. The Company administers its personnel policies, programs, and practices in a non-discriminatory manner in all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruitment, hiring, work assignment, promotion, transfer, termination, wage and salary administration, and selection for training.



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