Lab Tech

€40 - €45 per hour
  1. Interim/Contract
Beerse, Antwerp
  1. Technical Operations, Engineering, Process Engineer

Hobson Prior have partnered with a large systems team in search for a talented and experienced Lab Technician. This role is on a contract basis and will be based in Beerse.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide day-to-day operational support of Compound Logistics to support Lead Evaluation and Compound screening activities including registration, weighing, storing, inventory maintenance and internal and external shipping of research compounds.
  • Interface between biologists, engineers and data management team to ensure maximum uptime of Compound Logistics automated laboratory equipment.
  • Process sample requests for distribution and maintain proper documentation.
  • Routinely operate liquid handling instrumentation including Tecan Freedom EVO, FLUENT, Hamilton Automation/Storage and HighRes Automation platforms to fulfil Compound Logistics orders.
  • Daily instrument prep for liquid handlers and automation including, troubleshooting and recovery of basic instrumentation errors.
  • Label and track compounds for storage and shipment label compounds
  • Liquid handling QC operation and data analysis.


  • Bachelor's degree is required in Biological Sciences, Engineering or related field, with 2 or more years of experience across high throughput screening, compound management and cell culture is preferred.
  • Experience with maintaining laboratory instrumentation across high throughput screening, compound management and cell culture is preferred.
  • Hands-on experience with robotic liquid handlers and robotic scheduling software is preferred.
  • Technical knowledge and experience with laboratory automation and compound processing and tracking, including knowledge and use of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) is preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task and work across initiatives simultaneously under tight deadlines is preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team setting while independently identifying and resolve problems is preferred.
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and information, both in oral and written form is preferred.
  • Demonstration of effective time management skills is preferred.
  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

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