SEEK Asia Style Guide

The English Schools Foundation

Laboratory Technician

The English Schools Foundation
Salary negotiable
Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Laboratory Technician

The English Schools Foundation

Job Highlights

  • Provide in class support
  • Maintain an accurate equipment records
  • 3 years of relevant experience

Job Description

South Island School      Website:

South Island School is a secondary school with approximately 1,400 students.

JOB PURPOSE: The post holder will assist managing the laboratories, assist teachers in preparation and setting up the practical lessons for Science subjects, and provide admin support to the Department.


  • Provide in class support (eg. Help students during lessons, demonstrate experiments to students, etc)
  • Maintain Health and Safety standard in the laboratories.
  • Clean and check specific equipment (eg. Fermenter, pH probes, etc) before and after class practical.
  • Assist teachers in planning and trying out experiments and set up individual experiment.
  • Prepare, construct, operate, keep stores and maintain laboratory apparatus, equipment and inventory to make sure student’s experiment and teacher’s demonstration running smoothly.
  • Maintain an accurate equipment records for the Department and perform annual stock take.
  • Purchase materials, apparatus, equipment and other inventory according to Procurement procedure.
  • Liaise with teachers, Lab Technician I, Lab Attendant and other support staff members.
  • To work collaboratively as part of a team that supports lessons from Y7 to Y13.
  • -Perform any other duties as and when assigned by Lab Technician I and Line Managers.


  • Diploma in Science subjects
  • Laboratory Technician’s Certificate or equivalents (including Health and Safety)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • 3 years of relevant experience in working with students from year 7 to 13
  • Bilingual in Chinese and English
  • Familiar with dataloggers and good ICT Skills
  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • High initiative, a positive and engaging personality

Applications must be submitted online through

Applicants must possess a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Want to know more about us?
Visit our website on
Contact Brondy Poon

Closing Date: 09 Feb 2020

For enquiries, please contact Brondy Poon at +852 22406763

Applications must be submitted online through
Step 1: Go to the Registration tab and register. You will then receive an email with an activation link.
Step 2: When your account has been activated, login to the system and click "Job Listing"
Step 3: Check the box next to the job(s) that you wish to apply for and click "Apply & Continue".

ESF is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the ESF's Personal Data Policy, a copy of which will be provided upon request.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Non-Degree Tertiary
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview

The English Schools Foundation (ESF) is the largest provider of English-medium international education in Hong Kong. We have five secondary schools, nine primary schools and a school for students with special educational needs across Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and the New Territories. Two “all through” Private Independent Schools and four kindergartens are operated by ESF’s affiliated company, ESF Educational Services Limited (ESL), which also offers English language classes and sports activities. The fifth kindergarten is due to open in August 2016.

There are 17,000 students from more than 50 different nationalities in ESF schools, PIS and kindergartens. About 70% of our students have parents who are permanent residents of Hong Kong.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Medical insurance

More Jobs from this employer

ICT Technician
Posted on 8 hours ago
Library Assistant
Posted on 8 hours ago