About the ELMI

ELMI was created in 2001 to establish a unique communication network between European scientists working in the field of light microscopy and the manufacturers of their equipment.

Technical Assistant, FACS & Imaging Core Facility, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany

The Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing (MPI-AGE) was founded in 2008 with the aim to understand fundamental mechanisms of healthy ageing. The institute is part of a broad network of research institutions in the Cologne-Bonn area dedicated to research on ageing and age-related disease, constituting a vibrant and collaborative environment for research. Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and excellent core facilities, to which the successful candidate will have access, the institute provides outstanding research opportunities for its scientists. At the moment, we host about 270 employees from more than 30 different nations.

The FACS & Imaging Core Facility (head: Christian Kukat) provides light microscopes, cytometers and cell sorters, and histology equipment. More information can be found on our webpage at: https://www.age.mpg.de/science/core-facilities/facs-imaging/

We are seeking a full-time (39 hours/week)

Technical Assistant (m/f/d)
FACS & Imaging Core Facility

The position is available immediately and will be time limited to 1.5 years.

Your tasks

Your qualification

Our offer

We offer an interesting and multifaceted position in an enthusiastic and collaborative team, located in an outstanding, international scientific environment and the possibility of regular training. The employment contract is based on contracts for the civil service (TVöD, Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst). The Max Planck Society is committed to employ more disabled individuals and especially encourages them to apply.

Are you interested?

Then please upload your complete application documents in electronic form as a single PDF file, via our online application platform/website.

Deadline for application is: 25th February 2019.

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