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Laboratory Equipment Specialist


9071908 | UTRECHT | Vast | HBO | publicatiedatum


Over de functie

Yacht Life Sciences has an opportunity for a Laboratory Equipment Specialist.

The Company:
Our partner is a fast-growing international biotechnology company with a big presence in Utrecht. At this location they do innovative research and development into new anti-cancer therapies. This location has state-of-the-art equipment and work space. 

The Role:
As a Laboratory Equipment Specialist, you will sit within the laboratory management team within the facility department and provide support for all laboratory equipment related services acting in a service desk role.

 Key Accountabilities:
The responsibilities of Laboratory Equipment Specialist will include, but not be limited to: 

  • Administration of all Lab equipment
  • Management general lab equipment (planning maintenance)
  • Contract management Lab equipment
  • Supervision of mechanics - work permits
  • Purchase of general lab equipment in collaboration with Purchase Management
  • Supporting the Facility Lab team in case of absence and providing support to the total FM team
  • Handling Service Desk calls
  • Update or write SOPs
  • Working with databases


  • BSc level and +5 years’ experience within a similar role
  • Experience in lab environment, knowledge of laboratory procedures, and/or GLP is a plus
  • Proficient in both written and spoken Dutch and English
  • Strong ability to work in a structured and orderly fashion with attention to detail.
  • Strong customer service skills required
  • Good administrative skills (excel, LIMS)

Moreover, you meet the following professional requirements:
  • You have strong organization skills and a hands-on mentality
  • You have good interpersonal and communication skills during interactions with colleagues and 3rd party vendors
  • You can work independently as well as within a team
  • You are result- and goal-oriented and committed to contributing to the overall success of your company


Direct contract at our client, full-time. This position starts with a 1 year contract.


Dynamic and innovative environment. Every employee is strongly motivated to participate in the development of new medicines which improve patients' lives. The company culture is aimed at innovation and excellence. Employees are passionate and work with determination and respect for each other to achieve our common goals. They work in multi-functional and international teams, in which each employee is stimulated to use his/her talent to contribute to innovation and results.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Edwin Parlevliet via telefoonnummer +31(6)12387998

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