Lab Technician/Assistant Scientist Organoid Team at OcellO

Our new colleaque is to undertake cell culture activities for customer- and internal projects under the direction of Team Leader e.g. maintenance, expansion, cryopreservation and testing of intestinal organoids. Also contribute to general lab duties under the direction and supervision of the Lab Manager (approximately one day per week, but depending on demand).

Responsibilities: (but not limited to:)

  • Passaging and expansion of organoid cultures
  • Maintaining stocks of cryopreserved organoids
  • Executing experiments for commercial and internal projects under the direction of project leaders
  • Performing laboratory tasks: cell culture, seed screening plates using liquid handlers, prepare compound dilutions and dispense to assay plates, fix culture plates, capture images using automated microscopes  
  • Carry out tasks and quality control accurately by following standard operating procedures
  • Able to speak and record activities in lab books in English
  • Prepare and store samples and reagents
  • Help to keep equipment and labs in a clean and workable condition
  • Contribute to other routine laboratory tasks that may be required


  • MLO, HBO or BSc degree
  • 2-3 years of working experience is an advantage
  • Previous experience with 3D cultures is a plus
  • Experience with understanding and following SOPs
  • Good math and basic computing skills
  • Eligible to live and work in the Netherlands.

Personal & Professional skills:

  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Able to work in teams and independently
  • Working accurate, precise, and clean
  • Good record-keeping skills
  • Careful and meticulous with a strong work ethic

Recruiters: do not contact us, we will call you.

Closing date: 31 January 2021


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