Laboratory Technician – temporary assignment (100%), min. 1 year | Stein

  • Location
    Stein, Aargau
  • Category
    Chemistry, Pharma, Biotech
  • Contract Type
  • Industry
    Pharma / Life Sciences / Chemistry / Science
  • External Reference

For an international company in the global agribusiness market in Stein (Aargau) we are looking for a

Laboratory Technician – temporary assignment (100%), min. 1 year

Purpose of the role

The successful candidate will be working in a small team on a single, potentially high profile, project, looking for novel insecticides for the control of malaria mosquitoes. Much of the work will be relatively simple and repetitive but requires a high degree of attention to detail and consistency. Training and coaching in all aspects of the work will be provided. After training, the successful candidate will be able to identify any problems with the insect culture, or the bioassay, and in conjunction with the project team, take corrective action.


  • To culture and maintain colonies of mosquitoes
  • To undertake adult mosquito high-throughput bioassay
  • To undertake studies with formulated insecticides and bed nets against adult mosquitoes
  • Accurately record data and enter into computer database

Your skills & experiences

  • Experience of working in a laboratory environment, ideally within a biological science lab
  • Attention to detail
  • Experiences with working with living organisms is an advantage
  • Dextrous
  • Experience of working with diverse IT systems is an advantage
  • Consistency in performance
  • Ideally experience of working with bioassays/insects
  • Ability to work effectively in a small team
  • Ability to work with mosquitoes

Your contact

Herr Fabio Antonelli, Deputy Branch Manager, looks forward to answer your questions by phone +41 61 323 0745 or eMail.

You can apply directly online, or by eMail. Please mention reference 138-FAAN-101848-89-EN in your application.