Laboratory Chemist


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.
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What role you will play in our team


As a Laboratory Chemist, you will be part of a dynamic team contributing to the lubricant plant’s success. You will oversee the stewardship, investigation, and improvement of the lubricant plant’s blend performance. You will also work on introducing and operationalizing new formulations to the lubricant plant and improvement projects that help improve the lubricant plant’s safety, quality, and efficiency. This role will require you to work with a diverse cross-functional team in a matrix organization.



What you will do


The key responsibilities for the Laboratory Chemist will be to:

  • Actively steward, investigate, and improve the lubricant plant’s blend failure performance
  • Lead the introduction and operationalization of new formulations to the lubricant plant
  • Initiate, progress, and complete projects that improve the safety, quality, efficiency of the plant
  • Liaise with the production team on matters pertaining to product testing and quality control of finished products and raw materials
  • Ensure the safe, proper, and efficient utilization of manpower and laboratory facilities in accordance with ExxonMobil standards
  • Ensure products manufactured are approved and meet QA (Quality Assurance) requirements
  • Provide support to other laboratories within the ExxonMobil network



About you
Skills and Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Engineering or in Chemistry
  • Good communication, interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills 
  • Experience in Laboratory operations and QA-related activities as well as familiarity with International Automotive Task Force (IATF) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) requirements and guidelines is a plus.


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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