Lab Technician

Up to €82000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. Belgium
Beerse, Belgium
Posting date: 03 Jun 2021

Proclinical has partnered with a large systems team in search for a talented and experienced Lab Technician. You will be expected to provide operational support of Compound Logistics, you will also act as an interface between biologist and engineers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide day-to-day operational support of Compound Logistics to support Lead Evaluation and Compound screening activities including registration, weighing, storing, inventory maintenance and internal and external shipping of research compounds.
  • Interface between biologists, engineers and data management team to ensure maximum uptime of Compound Logistics automated laboratory equipment.
  • Process sample requests for distribution and maintain proper documentation.
  • Routinely operate liquid handling instrumentation including Tecan Freedom EVO, FLUENT, Hamilton Automation/Storage and HighRes Automation platforms to fulfill Compound Logistics orders.
  • Daily instrument prep for liquid handlers and automation including, troubleshooting and recovery of basic instrumentation errors.
  • Label and track compounds for storage and shipment label compounds
  • Liquid handling QC operation and data analysis.

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree is required in Biological Sciences, Engineering or related field, with 2 or more years of experience across high throughput screening, compound management and/or cell culture is preferred.
  • Experience with maintaining laboratory instrumentation across high throughput screening, compound management and cell culture is preferred.
  • Hands-on experience with robotic liquid handlers (e.g. Tecan, Agilent) and robotic integration / scheduling software (e.g. HighRes BioSolutions Cellario) is preferred.
  • Technical knowledge and experience with laboratory automation and compound processing and tracking, including knowledge and use of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) is preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task and work across initiatives simultaneously under tight deadlines is preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team setting while independently identifying and resolve problems is preferred.
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and information, both in oral and written form is preferred.

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.