Open position: Laboratory Technician – University of Copenhagen

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22 August 2014

Open position: Laboratory Technician

We are seeking a laboratory technician for the Semb group

This position is time limited for 2 years with the possibility of extension. Employment is scheduled to start October 1st or as soon as possible thereafter upon agreement with the chosen candidate. The working hours are 20 hours per week.

About the position 

The successful candidate will be part of Professor Semb’s research group and the responsibilities will consist of: 
• Primary responsible for the mouse genotyping group 
• Organizing and streamlining the mouse genotyping process 
• Genotyping of mice by DNA purification and PCR 
• Purchase consumables and control stock for the group 
• Contribute to maintaining stocks, reagents, media and laboratory equipment 
• Carry out other relevant duties as may reasonably be associated with the position and which may be required from time to time 

For additional information about the position please contact Professor Henrik Semb by e-mail:  

A laboratory technician degree or equivalent is required. Documented work experience from high quality academic and/or industrial laboratories is also required. The ability to efficiently work as part of a team is essential. 

Experience and skills required: 
• Previous experience with genotyping is required 
• Good organizational skills 
• Computer proficiency (Word, Excel) 
• Good communication skills, both oral and written. Considering that the Center is a highly international research environment, good knowledge in English is required 
• Integrity, enthusiasm, motivation, flexibility, confidence and good collaboration skills 

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