VACANCY NOTICE PU/TS/07-20
The ICGEB invites applications for the post of Research Technician
POST TITLE: Research Technician
DUTY STATION: Trieste, Italy
DATE REQUIRED: 1 April 2021
TYPE OF CONTRACT: Fixed-term appointment
DURATION: Initial period of three months, with possibility of one year further extensions subject to performance.
LEVEL: GS-2 (UN Salary Scales)
DUTIES: Under the supervision of the Group Leader of Molecular Hematology, the incumbent will assist the scientists of the laboratory performing the following duties:
– perform experiments related to the research activities of the Molecular Hematology Group;
– organise the technical assistance to all the personnel working in the group, including maintenance of equipment, cell lines, transgenic models and storage of delicate reagents;
– organise the procurement of reagents and equipment and follow the financial situation of the Group;
– collaborate in the supervision of students and fellows operating in the Group;
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have minimum a University Degree in Biology, Biotechnology or a related field. Prior experience working with transgenic models is essential. Experience in cell culture and flow cytometry is an asset.
COMPETENCIES: Ability to work in a team, problem-solving and interpersonal skills and interest in working in an international environment.
LANGUAGES: English. Italian is an asset.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31 January 2021
Candidates should submit their full CV by completing the ICGEB’s Personal History Form available online at: https://www.icgeb.org/about-us/work-with-us/, together with a cover letter outlining motivation for application and full contact details of three referees.
ICGEB is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Applications should be addressed via email to HR & Personnel Unit, email@example.com, quoting reference PU/TS/07-20.