Sanger sequencing junior lab technician

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Last update: 19 November 2021 | Location: Amsterdam | Education: BSc | Language: English

Macrogen Europe BV is a leading provider of genome sequencing services for academic and clinical research, as well as the life sciences industry. We provide flexible, fast sequencing of DNA and RNA with comprehensive, reliable data. Our services are available across Europe and Africa and include whole genome, whole exome and targeted sequencing – as well as transcriptome, epigenome, metagenome and single cell sequencing.

Our main office is located in Amsterdam and we are part of Macrogen's global network, which has offices and sequencing facilities in South Korea, the US, Japan, Spain and Singapore – and is working closely with over 18,000 researchers in 153 countries. You can visit our website (macrogen-europe.com) to find out more about our company.

To help support our growing customer base we are currently looking for a junior lab technician for Sanger sequencing.

Responsibilities:

  • Sample receipt and registration in the laboratory information management system (LIMS)
  • Working closely with the team to carry out experiments
  • Preparing solutions and reagents according to SOPs and the LIMS
  • Maintaining stocks, lab instruments and resources to support laboratory activities
  • Other responsibilities, as required, to ensure the streamlined operation of the laboratory

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor (University or HBO) in life science (molecular biology, biotechnology or other relevant field)
  • Knowledge of and experience with Sanger sequencing is an advantage
  • Experience with LIMS is an advantage
  • Results-oriented and an excellent team player with high-level prioritization skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Experience of working in a multinational environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Candidates should reside in the Netherlands and have a valid work permit.

 

To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV and cover letter to recruit@macrogen-europe.com with the heading Sanger sequencing junior lab technician. We only accept applications through email.