Leading Research Technician (m/f/d) Cell Service Laboratory

Leading Research Technician (m/f/d) Cell Service Laboratory

Field of Work:  Research & Development
Cell Services

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA (0001)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Onsite
Job ID:  14345

We are looking to recruit as soon as possible a leading research technician (m/f/d) cell service laboratory to join the Cell Service team of KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA at our location in Einbeck/Germany on fulltime basis with an unlimited contract.
That awaits you:

  • Planning and organisation of the short- and long-term clone storage and related processes
  • Alignment with local and international customers about incoming projects  
  • Management of in-vitro leaf sampling processes for ploidy and marker analysis
  • Management of a team
  • Identification and implementation of process optimization measures
  • Application and further advancement of LIMS in cooperation with IT and data experts
  • Collaboration with QM experts in enhancing the quality and process management in the laboratory

With this profile you fit to the position:

  • Completed PT, ATA, BTA education or Bachelor in agricultural science, biology, or comparable education
  • Experience in personnel management is an advantage
  • Work experience in sterile laboratory is required, experience in in-vitro plant propagation is an advantage
  • Fluency in written and spoken German and knowledge of English is essential
  • Good knowledge of MS-Office
  • Excellent team player with strong communication skills
  • Structured and determined working method

Seeding the future start with us… What we offer to help you grow: 

  • As a family-run company we are guided by the values of closeness, reliability, foresight and independence; this culture is lived in practice creating thus an open and friendly working atmosphere.
  • True to our motto Make yourself grow, we support employees’ professional and personal development.
  • We offer excellent work equipment (e.g. the newest laboratory equipment), a fully-fledged, subsidized canteen and sufficient free parking spaces at the KWS location. 
  • We offer capital formation benefits, Christmas and holiday bonuses. 


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About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.8 billion in the fiscal year 2022/2023. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests, and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €300 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: www.kws.com/career. Follow us on LinkedIn® at https://linkedin.com/company/kwsgroup/.

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