• Laboratory Technician Biotechnology Lausanne
  • EPFL in Lausanne, , Switzerland
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, is one of the most dynamic university campuses in Europe and ranks among the top 20 universities worldwide.
The EPFL employs more than 6,500 people supporting the three main missions of the institutions:
education, research and innovation.

The EPFL campus offers an exceptional working environment at the heart of a community of more than 17,000 people, including over 12,500 students and 4,000 researchers from more than 120 different countries.
• The Laboratory of Protein Design and Immunoengineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne Switzerland is seeking for a
Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician biotechnology:

Your mission:

The Laboratory is driven by the passion of expanding nature's repertoire by designing novel functional proteins to be used for practical purposes such as therapeutics, vaccines, biosensors and others

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic laboratory... technician with at least 2 years of practical experience, ideally full-time employment (100%)

Main duties and responsibilities include:
• The lab technician will be involved in the lab management and in the different research projects of the lab, providing support and expertise to the scientists in different areas:
• Tissue culture
• Molecular biology
• Protein expression in bacterial and mammalian systems, purification and biophysical characterization
• Animal experimentation, sample processing and characterization (ELISA, ELISPOT, FACS, etc.)

Your profile:
• An apprenticeship certificate in biology (Federal Certificate of Capacity or equivalent)
or BSc in related fields, with at least 3 years of practical experience
• Experience with FPLC / AKTA purification platforms
• Experience with HPLC systems
• Knowledge in protein production and biophysical characterization (CD, SPR, ELISA, BLI, SEC-MALS, )
• Experience with animal experiment (module 1 would be a plus)
• Experience in laboratory management, database management for plasmid and reagents
• Good communication skills in English

We offer:

Members of our laboratory share a commitment to the training of young scientists and the working environment in our group offer unique opportunities for acquiring new knowledge, expertise and learning new technical skills.

Research in the Correia's lab is funded by several entities, including the Swiss National Science Foundation and the European Research Council.

Start date:

Term of employment:

Fixed-term (CDD)

Work rate:



1 year (renewable) contracts




Job Nb 3025
Lausanne Switzerland


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