Flow cytometrist – Sorter Operator

Job Details
Institution: Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Term: 2 years
Keyword Names: Technologist, Academic/Research, Core/Shared Resource Laboratory
Line 1: Max Planck Institute
City: Bad Nauheim
Country: Germany

Job Description

The Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research (Bad Nauheim, Germany) invites applications for a full-time

Flow cytometrist – Sorter Operator
Flow Cytometry Core Facility
Ref: 24_2018 

The position is available immediately and will be initially limited to 2 years.

Your responsibilities

  • Cell sorting, flow cytometry, and data analysis
  • Training and support for users of the core facility
  • Calibration and maintenance of the flow cytometers and cell sorters
  • Experimental assistance on various research projects
  • General lab organization and administrative Tasks

Your qualifications

  • Professional training as technical assistant (BTA, MTA), laboratory assistant, B.Sc., B.Eng., Dipl.-Ing. (FH) or equivalent qualification
  • Experience in cell sorting/flow cytometry is an advantage but not a requirement
  • High commitment, responsibility, motivation, and a collaborative attitude
  • Ability to work both independently and with a diverse group of people in a customer service oriented Environment
  • Good English skills are necessary in our international environment  

Our offer

We offer an interesting and multifaceted position in an enthusiastic and collaborative team, in an outstanding international scientific environment, with numerous opportunities for professional development and training. Compensation and benefits are in accordance with the Collective Agreement for the Civil Service (TVöD-Bund).

The Max-Planck Society is committed to increasing the number of individuals with disabilities in its workforce and therefore encourages applications from such qualified individuals. Furthermore, the Max Planck Society seeks to increase the number of women in those areas where they are underrepresented and therefore explicitly encourages women to apply.  

Your application
Your application should be uploaded to: https://s-lotus.gwdg.de/mpg/mnpk/perso/mpibn_s017.nsf/enter

Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Human Resources
Parkstr. 1, D-61231 Bad Nauheim
E-Mail: jobs@mpi-bn.mpg.de

Informal inquiries are welcome and should be sent to Ann Atzberger (ann.atzberger@mpi-bn.mpg.de).