Research Technician

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Grenoble (France)
Competitive Salary
Sep 21, 2016
Oct 03, 2016
Clinical, Research
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Position Type
Full Time
Research Technician Location: Grenoble, France Staff Category: Staff Member Contract Duration: 3 years Grading: 4, 5 or 6 depending on experience and qualification Closing Date: 02 October 2016 Reference Number: GR_00100 Job Description

The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked scientific research organisations in the world. The Headquarters Laboratory is located in Heidelberg (Germany), with additional sites in Grenoble (France), Hamburg (Germany), Hinxton (UK) and Monterotondo (Italy).

We are seeking to recruit a research technician to work in the laboratory of Dr. Wojciech Galej at the EMBL Grenoble, whose laboratory will focus on structural and functional studies of large RNA-protein complexes. Suitable candidates should be highly motivated, independent and have proven ability to work in a team. The successful candidate would be responsible for providing technical support for all projects running in the laboratory. This would include overseeing day to day operations, maintaining supplies, servicing equipment, developing new protocols and training new laboratory members. In addition to the technical support, the successful candidate would have an opportunity to carry out their own research project within available capacity.

Qualifications and Experience

Applicants should have a Technical or Master degree in biochemistry or a related field and good skills in molecular biology, including cloning and protein expression and purification. We are particularly interested in candidates with some experience in working with insect and mammalian cell cultures.

Application Instructions

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Additional Information

For any informal enquiries please contact Wojciech Galej:

Prospective start date: 01.11.2016

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. Please note that appointments on fixed term contracts can be renewed, depending on circumstances at the time of the review.

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