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Place of work:

Working hours:
39 h/week

1 July 2022

Online application
English / German
Job-Id: 2022/103 (1447)

The HZDR is committed to equal opportunity employment and we strongly encourage applications from qualified female candidates. We also carefully consider all applications from job candidates with severe disabilities.

Bautzner Landstraße 400
01328 Dresden

Laboratory / Technical assisstant (f/m/d) Spectroscopic-electrochemical couplings

Through cutting-edge research in the fields of ENERGY, HEALTH and MATTER, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) solves some of the pressing societal and industrial challenges of our time. Join our 1.400 employees from more than 50 nations at one of our six research sites and help us moving research to the next level!

The Institute of Resource Ecology performs research to protect humans and the environment from hazards caused by pollutants resulting from technical processes that produce energy and raw materials.

As part of the Institute, the Department of Surface Processes invites applications as Laboratory / Technical assisstant (f/m/d) Spectroscopic-electrochemical couplings.

The position will be available from 1 September 2022, subject to project approval. The employment contract is limited to three years.

Your tasks:

  • Support in the development and optimization of new coupling methodological techniques, involving electrochemistry and spectroscopy.

  • Development of measurement routines (possibly involving programming).

  • Assisting measurements using the new coupling techniques.

Your profile:

  • You have a strong interest in technical and practical work with complex devices.

  • You have a professional formation in the field of Physics, Chemistry, Optics, Optoelectronics, Galvanics and similar or have a similar technical education and have already gained relevant experiences (see below).

  • Experience in spectroscopy (especially nuclear magnetic resonance, infrared spectroscopy) and/or electrochemistry is desired.

  • You act in a goal-oriented and self-organized manner, are motivated and creative.

  • You bring a willingness to work with radioactive material in a radiation protection laboratory.

  • Good communication skills in English, as well as an intercultural interest complete your profile. German language skills are an advantage.

Our offer:

  • A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work environment
  • Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
  • The employment contract is limited to three years
  • Salary and social benefits in accordance with the collective agreement for the public sector (TVöD-Bund) including 30 days of paid holiday leave, company pension scheme (VBL)
  • We support a good work-life balance with the possibility of part-time employment and flexible working hours
  • Numerous company health management offerings
  • An employer subsidy for the VVO job ticket

Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV, contact details of two references (former supervisors, employer, etc.), and the certificates (studies and relevant courses)) only via our Online-application-system.