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Laboratory Technician for the Faculty of Science and Technology


(Reference No.: FST/LT/06/2024)

Administrative Staff

The Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) of University of Macau invites applications for the position of Laboratory Technician (equivalent to Administrative Assistant) at a taxable monthly salary ranging from MOP25,380 to MOP33,840 (index 270 – 360).


  1. Be responsible for the operation, demonstration and maintenance of equipment in laboratories, and prepare materials and instruments, etc.;
  2. Inspect and evaluate workspace environment, equipment and practices to ensure compliance with safety standard and/or government regulations;
  3. Analyzes operational procedures, data needs and existing information technology, including hardware and software, to determine efficiency, capabilities and limitations to support future needs;
  4. Liaise with laboratory technicians of department to analyze current operation procedures, pinpoint problem areas, and determine areas for potential improvement of information systems;
  5. Monitor the progress of the planned projects and coordinate with the concerned parties in the matters of budgeting events, analyze the information provided and ensure the compliance of the information with the required criteria;
  6. Manage the records of hardware and software of laboratories and offices and ensure the existence and proper use of the fixed assets;
  7. Coordinate the procurement of equipment and consumable goods for laboratories and offices;
  8. Assist in planning, purchasing and upgrading the laboratory equipment in accordance with the necessity of the laboratories;
  9. Ensure compliance with local regulatory requirements and international best practices, and identify areas of continuous improvement;
  10. Perform other duties as assigned.


  1. Bachelor’s degree or above in Mechanical Engineering, Electromechanical Engineering or equivalent;
  2. At least 2 years of full-time working experience, preferably with laboratory working experience;
  3. Knowledge about robotics and mobile robotics is preferable;
  4. Recognized safety related certifications or professional qualification is preferable;
  5. Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese);
  6. Highly motivated, good communication skills, strong sense of responsibility and the ability to work independently.

Application Procedure

Applicants should visit for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application screening will be based on requirements listed above. Please indicate the education qualification obtained and describe relevant work experience clearly in the Curriculum Vitae and application form. The contact points are:

Human Resources Section, Office of Administration

University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China

Website:;  Email:

Tel: +853 8822 8574;  Fax: +853 8822 2412

The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.

***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purpose only***

** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

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