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RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Reference:
2017/79
Deadline:

23/08/2017

RESEARCH DESCRIPTION

The Institute for Health Science Research Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP) is a public research centre in the Autonomous region of Catalonia in Northern Spain dedicated to increasing scientific knowledge and transferring it to improve the care and lives of patients.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Washing, drying and distribution of general material

  • Autoclaving material and autoclave maintenance

  • Preparation of media and buffer solutions

  • Bacteria plate preparation

  • Competent cells preparation

  • Routine mycoplasma testing

  • Cell lines authentication

  • GATC sequencing coordination

  • Maintenance of common chemical stock and consumables

  • Common consumables budget control and re-distribution

  • Common reagents (aliquot distribution)

  • Waste management (scheduling pickups)

  • Help and support to the Lab Manager

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Qualification: Laboratory Technician Superior Grade (CFGS)
  • 6 months minimum experience in the above tasks
  • Fluent English (all protocols and guides are in English)
  • Experience in basic molecular biology: DNA extraction, RNA extraction, PCR is highly desirable.

  • Experience in basic computer tools: Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

  • Ability to teamwork
  • Pro-active, responsible person

  • Attitude to learn and work independently

  • Adaptability to the user demands

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Permanent contract

  • Salary commensurate with qualifications

  • Starting date: During the month of September , 2017.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

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DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

The call will be open until 23/08/2017

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants should send their CV, cover letter and two references to rrhh(ELIMINAR)@igtp.cat

PLEASE MENTION the REFERENCE in the subject of the mail or your application may not reach the right person.