Technical Officer, School of Art & Design (1-year contract)

Job Category/Programme: Administrative

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the daily operations and maintenance of assigned School of Art & Design (SOAD) workshop(s), and ensure optimal functionality
  • Supervise students’ projects, provide technical supervision and guidance to students on the production of scaled and full-scaled prototypes, and on the usage of SOAD Workshop(s)
  • Preparation of materials and provide technical assistance for classes
  • Conduct induction classes on safe operations of workshop machinery and proper workshop regulations (attire, conduct, etc.)
  • Maintain safe housekeeping for storage of materials, inventory of facilities, monitor usage and loan of equipment to users
  • Ensure users adhere strictly to rules and regulations pertaining to use of facilities
  • Planning of budget for workshop and the school
  • Perform other ad hoc duties as required




  • Minimum qualification of diploma in related discipline with at least 5 years of relevant working experience in a workshop environment
  • Must be workshop-trained and possess strong technical making skills, fabrication methods, and material knowledge in 3-dimensional practices, material expertise in art & design making
  • Proficient with software skills especially in proficient in Rhinoceros, ZBrush, Blender and Illustrator is a plus
  • First Aid certification and knowledge of Workplace Safety and Health Act and other safety regulations
  • A strong team player with good interpersonal skills and the ability to work with and guide students

Application Details

Please forward your detailed resume in MS Word format only, stating full details of qualifications, experience, current and expected salaries, together with a non-returnable photograph to:

Human Resources Office
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
80 Bencoolen Street,
Singapore 189655
Fax: 6336 8663
Email: [email protected]

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.