Flow Cytometry Technician

Job Details
Closing Date: 2018-12-31
Institution: University of Bonn
Term: 2 years
Keyword Names: Academic/Research, Core/Shared Resource Laboratory, Technician/Technical
Line 1: University of Bonn
City: Bonn
Country: Germany

Job Description

Flow Cytometry Technician

Medical Faculty of the University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

The Flow Cytometry Core Facility (FCCF) of the Medical Faculty of the University of Bonn serves more than 15 research institutes and 200 users annually. It covers a broad spectrum of topics such as immunology, cell biology and neurobiology. The FCCF is equipped with state-of-the-art cell analyzers and sorters and an imaging cytometer. In order to fulfill these tasks, we are looking for a candidate for:

Technical Assistant for Flow Cytometry

Full-time (38.5 hours/week) initially limited to 2 years

Your duties:

  • Cell sorting
  • Calibration and maintenance of analysis and cell sorting equipment
  • Technical support for users, including training
  • User support in the creation of new types of staining and sorting protocols
  • General laboratory organization and administrative tasks

Our requirements:

  • Completed education as BTA, MTA, PhyTA, biology laboratory assistant or equivalent qualification
  • Practical experience with flow cytometry is advantageous, but not required
  • Independent work, high commitment, flexibility and teamwork
  • Fluent in German and / or English

We offer:

  • The opportunity to further develop a cutting-edge technology that contributes to innovative research in an interdisciplinary university campus
  • A very interesting and international clinical and academic research environment
  • Flexible working hours and a family-friendly working environment
  • Pay according to TV-L, job ticket
  • Supplementary pension in the public sector (VBL)

Andreas Dolf: andreas.dolf@uni-bonn.de