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Microbiology Technician


Operational Engineering
Malaysia - Global Development Campus, Johor Bahru

About us

Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re driven by progress and thrive on the challenge of relentless improvement. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge – more categories, more locations, and more people. We push the boundaries of what others have defined as possible. Our approach starts with an engineering mindset and different thinking. Then we continuously refine our ideas – unwilling to compromise and driven by an obsession for finding a better way. Our research and testing enable us to pioneer new technology by continuously improving and developing our machines. The team is hands-on and integrated, which means you’ll be fully involved in the development process.

About the role

  • A lab technician to performs the practical hands-on work and experimental activities in Microbiology laboratory.

  • To perform and executes laboratory techniques as per methods independently, following the company SOP to carry out the analysis.

  • To carry out the tests as per documented procedure and relevant standards (IEC, ASTM, etc) and update the test results in designated test report.

  • To update the test results to the respective Test Items under designated PLM TRs.

  • To carry out routine instrument check for compliance and accurate testing results.

  • To always maintain the housekeeping of the lab.

  • To always comply with safety and health requirements and lab rules.

  • To maintain the rigs and equipment in the lab ensuring that they are within the calibration period and in good condition.

  • To notify Test Engineer on any outstanding issues in getting the tests completed.

  • To participate in MSA activities (e.g. gage 1 study, gage R&R and alignment).

  • To train new operator and cross training purpose for multiskilling upgrade.

  • Other related tasks may be given in addition to the above main tasks.

About you

  • Diploma in engineering preferably Microbiology, Biology, Chemistry or a related field.

  • Certificate in engineering with relevant and sufficient experience (minimum 2 years) may be considered.

  • Acceptable communication skills (verbal and written) in English.

  • Capable of working under pressure, commit to tight deadlines and able to think and react promptly.

  • Ability to look at details is an added advantage.

  • Able to work independently.

  • Able to understand and interpret tests results.

  • Able to multi tasks to meet job requirements.

  • Able to work in shift.

  • Self starter with full of initiative to make the difference.

  • Perseverance – consistently putting effort to maintain and further improve current system / method.

  • Fast learner.


Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.