Biorepository Technician - KB0618

The Biorepository Technician is responsible forlogistics, handling and documentation of samples entering, stored and exitingIBBL. He/She is also responsible for the biorepository area, its equipment,organization and compliance with quality system requirements.
Rue Louis Rech 1, Entrée B, Dudelange L-3555, Luxembourg
20/07/2018 08:42:59
Key Accountabilities

·       Perform full range of operations in biorepository:

-          Collection kit design

-          Kit production

-          Ordering consumables and stock management

-          Management of samples, i.e.: reception, storage, retrieval, destruction

-          Incoming sample quality control 

-          Recording of all sample movements in LIMS or other tools

-          Management of all IBBL storage devices including content inventories

-          Pack and ship in compliance with applicable regulations


·       Manage the temperature monitoring system

·       Ensure compliance of biorepository operations and equipment with QMS

·       Communicate with staff at clinical and research sites to ensure safety and regulatory compliance, quality control and smooth transfer of samples and data

·       Supervise temporary staff hired from time to time

·       Perform other related duties as required


·         Bachelor degree ideally in Biology or related field

·         Proficiency in the use of computers linked to technical equipment and in general office software (Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint))

·         Adaptability and rigor

·         Written and oral communication skills

·         Languages skills : fluent written and spoken French and English.  Additional fluency in German would be an asset 

                            Desired criteria, assets

·  Previous work experience in

-          an accredited environment,

-          a blood bank or clinical laboratory,

-          a specialised logistics company, or

-          a general laboratory

·  Experience in clinical trials

1 year fixed-term contract (renewable), full time, start-date: ASAP