1 Laboratory Assistant to Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research

Novo NordiskFoundation Center for Protein Research  comprises a wide range of expertise and skills within its research programs spanning disease systems biology, proteomics, high throughput protein production and characterization, chemical biology, disease biology, and protein therapeutics. The center contributes to the progress of translational research within medicine and provides fundamental insights that can be used to promote drug discovery and development. 
Job description: 
The Protein Structure and Function Program are looking for 1 laboratory assistant to help with the following: 
  • Handling and disposal of laboratory waste 
  • Registering, labelling and refilling of material and consumables 
  • Preparing buffers and solutions 
  • Preparing agar plates  
  • Aliquoting of serum for cell culture 
  • Cleaning of freezers 
  • Cleaning of laboratory equipment 
  • Other simple tasks as required 
We are looking for a laboratory assistant with the following qualifications: 
  • Basic knowledge of chemistry 
  • Experience with laboratory environment 
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written English (working language at CPR is English) 
  • Service minded and flexible  
  • Detail oriented 
  • Experience with Word and Excel 
Terms of salary and employment    
Salary, pension and terms of employment are in accordance with the provisions of the collective Agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Organization of Public Employees – governmental institutions (the OAO-S collective agreement) and under HK/Dansk Laborantforening, placed in salary group 1. 
Working hours are 10 hours per week that may be spread over all weekdays. 
Starting date 15 March 2019 
If you would like to know more about this position, please contact Lotta Avesson , lotta.avesson@cpr.ku.dk, (+45) 53673120. 
Your application must be submitted via http://employment.ku.dk/staff/ by clicking “Apply online”. Only online applications will be accepted and must include: 
motivated application in English 
curriculum vitae  
The University of Copenhagen wishes to reflect the diversity of society and welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

Part of the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU), and among Europe’s top-ranking universities, the University of Copenhagen promotes research and teaching of the highest international standard. Rich in tradition and modern in outlook, the University gives students and staff the opportunity to cultivate their talent in an ambitious and informal environment. An effective organisation – with good working conditions and a collaborative work culture – creates the ideal framework for a successful academic career.


Lotta Avesson


Application deadline: 24-02-2019
Employment start: 15-03-2019
Department/Location: Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research

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