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Work type: Full time - Fixed term/Contract
Location: Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh
Categories: Technical Laboratory Support, Engineering


The Technician will support the growing number of Engineering laboratories within the School Science and Technology


  • Provide high-level technical support and advice to staff and students in development, operation and safe use of engineering equipment.
  • Maintain laboratories and laboratory equipment in a ready, serviceable, clean and safe condition to aid the Schools educational activities, including organizing preventive maintenance, service, troubleshooting and repairs where required.
  • Provide regular reports to the Head of School regarding equipment that needs to be repaired or replaced, inventory levels of consumables, and process issues.
  • Create and maintain accurate manuals, records, procedures, and policies as well as an inventory of equipment within the School laboratories.
  • Provide expert advice for procurement of new equipment, hardware/software tools and materials/components, as well as setting up of equipment/tools service contracts.
  • Other technical duties as determined by the Head of School or delegate


  • Bachelor degree relevant to engineering and/or science.
  • At least three to five years’ experience in a technical field relating to engineering
  • Experienced in running an engineering or academic department laboratory
  • Experienced in running CNC machine (knowledgeable on CAD/CAM)
  • Good general technical knowledge and practical skills - soldering, basic electronic circuit design
  • Assemble/solder low powered leads for laboratory equipment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current Occupational Health and Safety legislation, regulations and practices as well as relevant experience in their implementation
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to and work as part of a collaborative team committed to creating and managing signature partnerships that enhance the University’s strategic development goals.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly establish productive, collaborative relationships with people at all levels, both internal and external to the university.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, including cross cultural communication and business writing skills.
  • Ability to multi-task with forward planning capability and meticulous attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to service clients and provide client-centred solutions.
  • Ability to work under pressure and unfailingly meet deadlines.


  • Unique opportunity to work within a multi-lingual, multi-cultural environment with creative and innovative committed colleagues.
  • Attractive salary package with base salary starting from VND 28,100,000 VND gross per month
  • Meal allowance VND 680,000; Clothing allowance VND 416,000 gross per month
  • 13th month Tet bonus
  • Private premium medical insurance
  • 20 days annual leave, 10 days sick leave per annum
  • Education fee support for staff dependents after a qualifying period


For further information about this role, please click on the Job Description document below.

 Download File Job_description_Technician (1).pdf


If English is not your native language then you will be required to demonstrate a minimum English language proficiency standard at a BULATS Upper Intermediate level (BULATS score 65), equivalent to IELTS (General) 6.0.  RMIT Vietnam will require you to complete a BULATS test to assess your level of English before an offer of employment can be made.


Click on the ‘Apply Now’ link. Applications close on 25 August 2019

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