Technician/Assistant Scientist

Location: Leiden, South Holland Salary: competitive
Sector: Life Sciences Type: contract

Technician/Assistant Scientist QC

From one of our key clients in the Quality Control validation sector we have received a new position for a Technician/Assistant Scientist position.

Job Scope

You will follow day-to-day objectives and perform routine tasks according to established procedures. There are several important aspects to this job, you will:

  • Work under direct supervision with minimal autonomy D.
  • Act as an individual contributor.
  • Recommend minor modifications to existing techniques, processes, systems or programs.
  • Convey basic messages related to assigned tasks through written and oral communication.
  • Majority of interaction with immediate supervisor and other peers in the work group.

Key responsibilities

  • Execute experiments/tasks as assigned.
  • Submit data and outcomes to manager and follow directions on next steps.
  • Operate current laboratory equipment and instruments and adheres to laboratory safety and SOPs.
  • Follow standard procedures and suggest areas for improvement information management and communication.
  • Contribute data and ideas in research group and project meetings, and contribute data to tech reports and manuscripts Project Management.


  • B.S. or B.A. degree in an appropriate discipline with up to two years of experience, or 3-5 years of experience (AS or no degree) and highly competent performance at non-exempt Senior Laboratory Associate level, or the equivalent training/experience.
  • Experience in Downstream (DSP), AKTA chromatography.
  • English required, Dutch is a plus.

If this position is something that you want to do, and if you believe you have the right qualifications and experience required for the role, please don't hesitate and send me an email with your most recent cv and short motivation letter to j.vanbaalen(@) You can also reach me by calling 020 530 58 58.


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