Research Intern – SGUnited Traineeship

Roles & Responsibilities

This position, under the SGUnited Traineeship program, reports to the research scientist and Chief Scientific Officer, and interfaces with the rest of the staff. Shiok Meats Pte. Ltd. is committed to an employee-orientated, high performance culture that emphasises empowerment, quality, continuous improvement, and the recruitment and on-going development of a superior workplace

Required Qualifications:

All trainees must fulfil the following criteria:

  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident; and
  • Graduated or graduating in calendar year 2019 or 2020 from ITEs, polytechnics, universities, or other educational institutions (e.g. private universities and overseas institutions); or
  • Graduated earlier from above institutions and completed National Service in 2019 or 2020.

Specific Responsibilities:

Intern to be involved in:
1. Optimizing molecular tools for crustacean cells
2. Synthetic biology project – synthesis of recombinant protein
3. Scaffold testing for crustacean cells

Technical Skills and Competencies Trainee will learn during SGUnited Traineeship Programme:

1. Experimental design
2. Research documentation
3. Research skills

Duration of Traineeship/Internship:

12 months
Based in Singapore
Possibility of full-time employment in the company upon completion of 1-year internship


The internship position is full-time and the candidate will be compensation S$2,500/- per month


To apply, please click here.