Our mission as research center: Discover personalized medical solutions for environmentally triggered diseases to promote a healthier society in a rapidly changing world.

At our institute you will find a scientifically stimulating international environment. Together with renowned scientists and supported by an excellent infrastructure you will have the opportunity to make an important contribution for a healthier society.

The Rinkevich lab strives to identify fundamental cellular and molecular principles of tissue/organ regeneration and develop a knowledge basis for therapeutic strategies in clinical use.

If you are interested in working in our pioneering research laboratory and would like to expand your surgical skills in the small animal field, we are looking for you to become the new team member responsible for our valuable animal colonies.

Technical assistant /BTA /CTA (f/m/x) 101419

Image Full time
Image Neuherberg near Munich
Image Graduates & Entry-level Professionals, Professionals

Your responsibilities

  • Performing routine laboratory work, including but not limited to tissue sections, histology, immunofluorescence staining, PCR genotyping
  • Organisation of training courses for new laboratory members
  • Deepening your knowledge within the framework of further training courses
  • Independent care of our animal colonies with a focus on scientific aspects (the care of the animals is not your task, but is taken over by a team on site)
  • Close cooperation with the internal laboratory animal husbandry department to discuss and handle daily animal issues

Your qualifications

  • Completed training as a technical assistant (BTA, CTA, MTA, RVT, ZVT, LVT, biology lab technician or comparable) or Bachelor's degree in biology with professional experience
  • Experience in handling laboratory animals (especially mice)
  • Basic knowledge of molecular biology
  • Fluent German and English (written and spoken)
  • Strong independence and willingness to work in a team
  • Reliability is an important characteristic of your qualification
  • IT affinity to master the laboratory database

What we offer you

work-life balance
flexible working hours & working-time models
continuous education and training
30 days annual leave
on-site health management service
Image home office options
Image on-site nursery & holiday care
Image elder care
Image company pension scheme
Image discounted public transport ticket

Provided that the prerequisites are fulfilled, a salary level up to E 9 is possible. Social benefits are based on the collective agreement for the federal public service (TVöD). The position is (initially) limited to 2 years, under certain circumstances an extension can be arranged.

To promote diversity, we welcome applications from talented people regardless of gender, cultural background, nationality, ethnicity, sexual identity, physical abilities, religion and age. Qualified applicants with physical disabilities will be given preference.
If you have obtained a university degree abroad, we require further documents from you regarding the recognition of the degree. Please request the recognition as early as possible.

If you have further questions, simply contact Mrs. Sandra Schiener,, who will be happy to be of assistance.
Helmholtz Zentrum München
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH)
Institute of Regenerative Biology & Medicine
Ingolstädter Landstraße 1

85764 Oberschleißheim

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