Sr. Technical Assistant (m/f/d) Chemical Analytics

Sr. Technical Assistant (m/f/d) Chemical Analytics

Field of Work:  Research & Development
Chemical Analytics / Chromatography

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA (0001)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Onsite
Job ID:  14393

We are looking for a full-time and permanent Sr. Research Technical Assistant (m/f/d) Chemical Analytics for our Chemistry department at the Einbeck site within KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA as soon as possible.

Your tasks:

  • Routine determination of various ingredients with a wide range of methods within the framework of various breeding programs (HPLC; HPLC-MS; GC; GC-MS)
  • Development and establishment of new measurement methods in the field of food ingredients, protein and flavor analysis
  • Create, review, and revise standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Developing, documenting and carrying out method validations
  • Preparation of sample preparation protocols
  • Documentation of analytical work in accordance with ISO 17025
  • Working in biochemical plants (S1 laboratory)

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in chemistry, food chemistry, biochemistry or related fields
  • Specializations in the areas of food and/or flavor and/or protein analysis are an advantage
  • Extended knowledge of modern chemical analysis in the field of chromatography
  • Experience in the field of genetic engineering (S1 project manager) desirable
  • Secure use of Microsoft Office programs and CDS (Chromatography Data System)
  • Ability to work in a team, independent and structured way of working
  • Good knowledge of German and English


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. 

Seed your career by submitting your application today! We are looking forward to your application using our online application system SuccessFactors. Please click the “Apply” button which you can find in the online ad.


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: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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