Laboratory Technician in Analytical Chemistry applied to Human Biomonitoring - BA1117

The Laboratory Technician will integrate the Human Biomonitoring Research Unit (HBRU). He/She will mainly work on the development of analytical methods for the detection of pollutants (pesticides, POPs, PAHs, endocrine disruptors) and their by-products and metabolites in biological matrices (hair, blood, urine, tissues).
1A-B, rue Thomas Edison, Strassen 1445, Luxembourg
24/11/2017 17:37:27
Ke Accountabilities

·         Participate in the development and critical evaluation of analytical methods.

·         Analyse biological samples and provide results and detailed reports.

·         Participate in the maintenance of the analytical equipment.

·         Participate in the daily laboratory functioning.

·         Involvement in scientific publication writing. 


    ·         Laboratory Technician’s diploma (three years' higher education required) or Master’s degree.

    ·         Expertise in the analysis of human biological matrices.

    ·         Expertise in analytical methods (LC-MS/MS and GC-MS/MS).

    ·         Expertise in pre-analytical treatment of biological samples (Extraction-purification).

    ·         Previous experience in quality management is a plus.

    ·         Previous expertise in animal experimentation is a plus.

    ·         Rigor, motivation, scientific creativity and originality, writing skills, conciseness, sense of priority and ability to work in a team.

    ·         Languages: fluent command of English, knowledge of another language of the European Union is an asset.

    WE offer

    ·         Working contract with full benefits (retirement, social security) with an opportunity for a long-term career development.

    ·         A great opportunity to work with state-of-the-art equipment to further develop related technical skills.

    ·         The opportunities to improve transferable and technical skills in a modern and international working environment (LIH employees with more than 30 different nationalities).

      REF : VD/LT1117/BA/HBRU
      1 year fixed-term contract, full time, entry date: March 2018