Form of employment: Full time, Fixed term
Locations: Espoo, Finland
Job area: Industrial biotechnology and food solutions
Application period: Thursday, July 12, 2018 - Friday, August 31, 2018
We are seeking to hire a laboratory technician to work on projects involving industrial microbes. The work comprises laboratory experiments in research projects supervised by scientists.
We expect you to have
The candidate should have a laboratory technician training and work experience in molecular biology research. Competence in basic gene technology techniques or experience working with yeast or filamentous fungi is considered beneficial. The work requires good reporting skills and good written and spoken English, as well as the capabilities to work as a part of an international research team.
As a person you are
Research technicians need to be precise, skillful in the lab, work well with other team members, and contribute to a good working environment.
At VTT you have the opportunity to work on challenging and interesting assignments in our well-equipped R&D environment as part of our internationally oriented and highly trained personnel. At VTT you can also have flexible working hours, good personal development prospects and the benefits of a large employer.
The position is fixed-term. If our project portfolio continues to grow and there is a mutual interest in continuing your employment at VTT then a prolongation of the position is possible.
For further information
If you have questions about the position, please contact Jussi Jäntti, the leader of the Production Host Engineering Research Team, email@example.com.
All application materials should only be submitted through the VTT website.