PCR Laboratory Technicians Germany

Integrated business development

28-10-2020 | EXPIRA LA 28-10-2020

Job expirat


Lab Technician for Corona Crisis
Location: Neuss, Germany
Duration: 2/3 months + extension

The position is at the forefront of controlling the Pandemic outbreak of Sars-Cov 2. We are looking for a dedicated lab technician that is very familiar with RT-qPCR-testing and would be willing to is looking forward to working also with people and administering tests personally. Specifically, it includes the following responsibilities:

Responsible for operating and maintaining a BSL2-lab facility dedicated to Sars-Cov 2-specific testing, primarily via PCR-testing. Current focus is on real-time quantative PCR, but other testing methods would be also be added as they come to the market.
Ramp-up a new lab: box-to-bench-to-results
Experience with ELISA-test regimes
Operating lab-robots
Document, evaluate and report test-results
Perform quality control and maintain/calibrate equipment
GLP-experience, including complying with safety, health, and environmental regulations
Optimize lab-processes
Train and lead a group of lab technicians
In addition: Collect and process, samples from test persons

Profile & capabilities

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required, associate's or Bachelor's degree in a scientific field preferred
Min. of 3 years of experience working in a lab, thereof at least 2 years of relevant experience with PCR-/ELISA-testing methods
Computer skills: Microsoft Office and relevant LIMS-computer programs
Analytical and numerical skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to write correspondence and reports
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to perform in a physically demanding work environment, eg moving and lifting equipment, standing for long periods of time, working with protective gear
Working under a 24/7-shift regime
Tech-savvy, ability to improve, optimize, debottleneck lab-processes
Explicit team- and leadership skills
Ability/interest to work in a multi-cultural environment
English is the required language

To apply you need:

CV in English
Translated diploma or training certificate in English
Availability for a short notice mobilization


Main requirements:
• Knowledge in basic molecular biology laboratory techniques
• PCR Extraction technique
• Detail-oriented


The employer is offering:
• Attractive remuneration
• 3 months contract + extension

To apply they need:
• CV in English
• Translated diploma or training certificate in English
• Availability for a short notice mobilization


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