Advertised:24-04-12 | Closing Date:24-05-12

Yanmar Kota Kinabalu R&D Center Sdn. Bhd.

Yanmar is the first company to develop practical small size diesel engines from Japan. Since the establishment in 1912, we have contributed to the creation of comfort in all aspects of people's daily life - our products can be found right around the world in cities, on land and on water. Yanmar Kota Kinabalu R&D Center ("YKRC") in Kota Kinabalu-city of Sabah, Malaysia is the first R&D Center to be established outside of Japan. Taking advantage of the biomass-rich location of Asia, YKRC's R&D will focus on biodiesel fuels and its affect on engine durability and lubrication. YKRC is now looking for suitable candidates to fill the following vacant position:

Field Research Assistant (Agriculture & Aquaculture)
Sabah - Kota Kinabalu


  • To implement and conduct research/analysis/experiments for R&D project.
  • To assist in the set up and upkeep of research field facilities, microorganism, fish, animals and plants and any other related items for the purpose of experiment and R&D activities.
  • Coordinating research field & laboratory working as well as process troubleshooting.
  • Responsible for daily operation of fish and plants nursery, installation and maintenance of machineries/equipments.


  • Possess Diploma in Agriculture/Aquaculture or relevant qualifications in any science background.
  • Experience in fish farming, fish sales, field crops cultivation and landscape.
  • Experience in electrical wiring and mechanical engineering would be added advantage.
  • 1-2 years related working experience in the R&D field would be an advantage.
  • Good communication and writing skills in both English and Bahasa Malaysia
  • Ability to work in team and independently with minimum supervision.
  • Good health, energetic and ability to work at outdoor site.
  • Computer literate/internet.
  • Preferably in skill of use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Willingness to work during weekend if project required
  • Good interpersonal skills, result-oriented with proven qualities.
  • Possess driving license (Class D)
  • Applicants must be willing to work in Kota Kinabalu.
  • Full-Time position.
  • Possess own transport.

Interested candidates are required to submit their detailed resumes starting personal particulars, qualifications, experience, present and expected salary, and contact number together with a recent passport-sized photograph before 24 May 2012, to the email or post to the address below:-
            Yanmar Kota Kinabalu R&D Center Sdn Bhd
Lot 11 & 12, IZ4, Jalan KKIP 1G,
KKIP Selatan,
88450 Kota Kinabalu Industrial Park,
Sabah, Malaysia.
(only shortlisted candidates will be notified)


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