Lab Technician

28/04/20

Location

Rue Auguste Piccard 48 Gosselies Belgium

Function type

R&D position

Vacancy

Job Description

As Lab Technician, you will work with our cellular assay team to help them perform a wide variety of existing assays and develop new ones. You will work under the lead of and in close relationship with a small and growing team of scientists. Your job will also involve transversal lab tasks like primary cell isolation and banking & lab and equipment maintenance.

 

Key responsibilities

·        You will actively participate in the practical laboratory work, including the performance of cellular assays, cytokine release quantification tests and flow cytometry read-outs

·        You will be strongly involved in PBMC isolation from blood, characterization and banking

·        You will contribute to the development and optimization of the cellular assays that form the core focus of ImmunXperts

·        You will take part in data analysis of test results and will be asked to provide accurate and reliable technical reports

·        You will plan and organize your daily work in consultation with your supervisor and colleagues and make sure results are delivered on time

·        You will ensure good traceability of operations, using appropriate records and templates

·        You will contribute to the laboratory maintenance activities, including placing orders, managing stocks, maintaining equipment, keeping sample/reagents databases up to date.

 

Qualifications & Experience

·        Master or Bachelor in Biology, Life Science or equivalent

·        Expertise in cell culture; previous experience in handling and culturing primary immune cells is an advantage

·        Hands-on experience with immunological methods, including flow cytometry, ELISA, Luminex and ELISpot

·        Flow cytometry specialization is a plus

·        Reagents inventories and orders management is a plus

·        2 to 5 years of experience in a similar position

·        Experience working with customers and service providers is a plus

·        Good knowledge of French and English

·        Good knowledge of MS Office (outlook, Word, Excel)

 

Skills and Competencies

·        Deliver results and is committed to achieve challenging objectives

·        Strong ability to work in team

·        Flexibility and can do attitude

·        Rigor and respect of procedures, spirit of analysis

·        Comfortable in multi-tasking

·        Responsible and integer

·        Excellent organizational skills

·        Studious and attention for details

·        Customer focused and oriented

·        Self-motivated with ability to adapt

Contact

Please send your motivation letter and CV to info@immunxperts.com

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