Laboratory Technologist

  • Singapore
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Shiok Meats

  • Experience: 1 yr(s)
  • Posted: 21/06/2022
  • No of Positions: 1

Job Description

    Key Responsibilities:

    Culture media preparation, and other buffers.

    Routine screening of cell sterility and metabolic activity.

    Cryopreservation and banking of cells.

    Work closely with the operation team to ensure the labs are well stocked, safe from hazards and equipment are well maintained for research work.

    Rigorous documentation of experimental procedures and data.

    Communicate results and data in a timely and effective manner.

    Comply with regulatory requirements and inspections.

    Involved in procurement of lab reagents and consumables.


    Strongly motivated and believes in the mission to bring crustacean meat to market.

    Self-starter, energizing, results-oriented, and able to multi-task.

    Ability to work independently as well as in a team.

    Demonstrate initiative, pro-active approach and willingness to learn.

    Have great attention to detail and ability to keep detailed written records. 


    The position is full-time and the candidate will be compensated similar to industry standards. 


    To apply, please upload a cover letter, 2-page CV and expected salary(all combined into 1 pdf file).

    Due to a high volume of incoming applications, we will not be able to respond to all applicants. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified for interviews. Also, we will not entertain applications received via LinkedIn or other platforms.

  • Salary: $ 2500 - $ 3500 Per Month
  • Role: Laboratory Technologist
  • Employment Type: Full time

Desired Candidate Profile

    Shiok Meats is hiring a Laboratory Technologist for the Stem Cell and Media Development Team. The candidate is required to support the team to generate crustacean cell lines and optimize the culture conditions to produce cultivated seafood in a sustainable and efficient manner. 




    Required background:

    Diploma or Bachelor of Biotechnology/Biological Science/Biochemistry or relevant science fields.

    Preferably with experience with aseptic cell culture techniques, cell banking, reagent preparation (buffers and cell culture media). 

    Inventory management.

    Preferred experience:

    At least 1-year of working experience in a life science laboratory.

Company Profile

Shiok Meats is a cultivated meat and seafood company – the first of its kind in Singapore and South-East Asia.
“Shiok” in Singapore and Malay slang means fantastic, delicious, and simply, pleasure.
Shiok Meats also owns SEA’s first cultivated red meat company, Gaia Foods.
Our mission is to bring delicious, sustainable, and healthy seafood to your table, using our technology to grow meat from healthy cells instead of animals. Currently, we produce crustaceans like shrimps, crabs, lobsters and are the first in the world to do so using cellular agriculture technology.
Our meats are real meat, delicious and nutritious. Our meats are animal-, health- and environment-friendly.
Same great taste, better for the planet!
We are currently in the R&D phase and target to commercialise in 2023.

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