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Technician Preclinical Services (Fulltime) - Netherlands  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 20 April 2017

Project Description

Description:
  • Our company is a leader in the strongly growing and very dynamic market of diagnostic services companies. 
  • As a service organization we offer serological, virus-based and molecular analyses of any type of sample and combine this with a global logistics service network. 
  • We have customers from all over the world and our analyses encompass many types of viruses. 
  • Professionalism and high quality standards are hallmarks of our organization. 
  • We are ISO15189 accredited and comply with worldwide regulatory standards to enable our customers to file and launch new drug applications in Europe and the USA.
  • Our company is steadily growing and in recent months we obtained several new requests to participate in global phase-2 and phase-3 drug development programs and we obtained a large 4-years contract to help improving vaccines with a global health impact. 
  • We are dynamic and diverse and are now offering a fascinating opportunity for a professional who likes to take initiative, is highly motivated to achieve, has focus on results, flexibility and is willing to learn and cooperate. 



Tasks
  • In this position you will be working in the Pre-clinical Services Department. 
  • The department is responsible for the preclinical testing of vaccines against virus diseases and antiviral drugs. 
  • You will perform cell culturing, virus detection assays like PCR and virus titrations; antibody detection assays like virus neutralization according to (ISO15189/GLP) quality standards and using standard operating procedures (SOPs) and forms. 
  • You will be working with colleagues in dedicated project teams. 
  • You will maintain good administration and adequate communication with colleagues and third parties to ensure swift project progress and delivery of milestones and will work at a high responsibility level.
  • A pre-education for safe working with pathogenic viruses (BSL-2, BSL-3) is a requirement.

 

Personal Competences
We are looking for a person with attention to detail and focus on quality; flexible, communicative, loyal, reliable, responsible and able and willing to work outside normal business hours.

 

Education and experience
  • We are looking for a person with a completed education (BSc.) in microbiology, virology and/or immunology. 
  • We would appreciate your documented experience to work in a BSL-2/3 laboratory or otherwise your willingness to follow the required training. 
  • We further expect your English language skills, both verbally and written, to be excellent. 
  • Furthermore it is favorable when you are art. 13f certified to carry out preclinical bio technical handling.

 

Salary level
  • This will be determined according to education, experience, and company policy.
  •  We offer a one-year contract with the possibility of extension upon good performance, and eventually a permanent position