Electron Microscopy Technician

Updated: 3 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 31 Mar 2024

30 Jan 2024
Job Information

Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA)
Research Field

Biological sciences
Researcher Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)

Application Deadline

31 Mar 2024 - 23:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

To be defined
Job Status

Hours Per Week

To be defined
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Full Time (40 h/w)
Klosterneuburg near Vienna, Austria
€ 42,000* gross/year (40h/week)

Your Responsibilities

The Electron Microscopy facility supports the vibrant international scientific community at the institute, with state-of-the-art EM infrastructure. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a highly motivated person who will support EM facility users in this challenging environment. We welcome flexible and reliable team players who are interested in working in an international setting within a diverse and dynamic working atmosphere.

Biological sample preparation for electron microscopy
Support and training of users in the field of sample preparation techniques, microscopy imaging and image analysis
Care of the Electron Microscopy facility equipment – conduct operational maintenance of sample preparation equipment and alignment of electron microscopes

Your Profile

Experience with biological sample preparation for electron microscopy observation
Work experience in the field of electron microscopy
Work experience in a research environment in the field of natural sciences (biology, chemistry)
Ability to work independently and within a team
High degree of reliability and strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Very good English skills

Your Benefits

Education & training
Multiple health offers
Free shuttle bus
Pension insurance

Please applyvia our job portal.


ISTA is growing. Grow with us!

Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA) is a constantly growing international institute for conducting frontier research in mathematics, computer science, life sciences & physical sciences. We strive to recruit passionate professionals from across the world over all fields who strive to support our goal of excellent research. Located within a beautiful campus on the outskirts of Vienna, we offer multiple opportunities for personal growth in a stable working environment. 

ISTA promotes a diverse and inclusive working environment and is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all applicants, free of discrimination. All employment decisions at ISTA are based on job requirements, qualifications, merit and organizational needs. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

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