STEM Lab Assistant
Note: For Cambodian applications Only
The Neeson Cripps Academy (NCA) STEM Lab Assistant is responsible for procuring, preparing and maintaining equipment and supplies for the science and STEM laboratory classes, clubs, projects and the Makerspace/Arts room.
The STEM lab Assistant will also prepare equipment and resources required for activities or demonstrations in the students’ normal class room. He/She will also oversee safety in the science laboratories and manage the inventory lists of equipment in the STEM rooms and associated storage areas.
Reports to: STEM Officer, STEM Coordinator
Key Liaison: All teachers involved in STEAM education
Prepare all class experiments for teachers’ lesson, which includes:
Confer with teachers about what is required for their activities, demonstrations and experiments
Maintain systems for the allocation of materials and equipments
Ensure all equipment and consumables in place for classes and lending requests
Prepare solutions, equipment and other items required for science and STEAM classes and clubs
Assist the teacher with demonstrations if required
Advise and assist teachers and students in safety matters that relate to the science labs
Keep laboratories, science preparation room and Makespace/Arts in good condition, which includes:
Clean all work surfaces, sinks and shelves
Check gas taps and bottles for leakage or need for new supply
Ensure cleaning and correct storage of all equipment after lessons, including monitoring students work benches before and after class.
Maintain a safe chemical storage/handling/disposal system according to safety regulations
Carry out general lab duties
Produce/keep up to date inventories of all items/equipments
Keep a record of consumables used and maintain adequate supplies of them
Service and correctly clean simple laboratory equipments
Take care of department printing resources and stationary
Oversee the general security of the STEAM spaces during school hours
Keep on track of equipments and consumables used in the Science classes
Purchase and order equipment, chemicals and consumables for the STEAM spaces and projects in consultation with STEM Coordinator or STEM Officer
Keep records of purchases and confirming safe arrival and storage for the STEAM spaces
Manufacturing simple equipment for laboratory use
Follow the maintenance procedures and schedules for laboratory/Makerspace equipment
Report the damage of equipment to STEM Officer and arrange repairing
Conduct safety audits of science laboratories and room preparation
Collect and take care of flora and fauna specimens within the STEM department
Print and organize STEM documents/resources as required.
Assist in preparing a record of all science and STEM activities/experiments/projects each month
Visibly ethical and able to demonstrate CCF values in day-to-day work
Bachelor Degree of Sciences Subject or equivalent degree
At least 1-year experience in working in a science laboratory
Have a sound scientific knowledge, practical skills and qualifications in Chemistry and Physics or Biology
Basic computer skills in MS Office, Internet, Email…etc.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in Khmer and some English
Systematic and well-organised work habits
Able to work as team and a good team player
Be honest and trustworthy, Patient, respectful and helpful
Take high responsibility, be flexible and committed
High compassion and commitment to work with community people and poor children
CCF provides successful candidates a competitive salary based on job and potential. It offers annual salary increase plus other benefits such as Annual Bonus, 24-hour Insurance, Seniority, and Friendly Working Environment with other HR policies paralleling to Cambodian Labor Law. The successful candidate will become part of an integrated team working together as ONE CCF.
How to Apply
Appropriately skilled, experienced and/or qualified candidates should submit their CV and Cover letter(Combined into one ‘Word’ document) to email: [email protected] (soft copy) or CCF HR Department; #222, St 6BT, Sangkat Boeung Tompon, Khan Meanchey, Phnom Penh (hard copy) with subject Application for STEM Lab Assistant by closing date 03 December 2021.
Contact Number : 023 990 994
Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview!