The “Laboratoire national de santé” is recruiting an Experienced Technical Responsible Food Microbiology (Msc or PhD) (m/f) for the Unit « Surveillance Alimentaire » of the Department Health Protection in a full time position (40 h/week) with a permanent contract starting at the earliest convenience.
About the Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) and the Unit « Surveillance Alimentaire »
The Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) is a public institution under the supervision of the ministry of Health in Luxembourg. Organised as a multidisciplinary institute and supported by a professional services team, the LNS includes four scientific departments in the fields of medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine and health protection, in addition to hosting the National Center of Pathology and the National Center of Genetics.
The LNS has its new premises in Dudelange, with state of the art, modern infrastructure in line with recent developments in medical sciences.
Its objective is to develop scientific and analytical expertise related to the prevention, diagnosis and monitoring of human diseases. Its ultimate mission is to serve patients and citizens and offer excellence in health care.
The Unit « Surveillance Alimentaire » is part of the Department Health Protection and consists of a multidisciplinary team with strong expertise in analytical chemistry, molecular biology and food microbiology. The Unit ‘Surveillance Alimentaire’ is ISO 17025:2017 accredited and hosts 13 National Reference Laboratories (NRLs) in food control and food contact materials.
In view of substantial activity expansion of the activities in Food Microbiology, in line with the European Legislation, the Unit « Surveillance Alimentaire » is now looking for an experienced and driving technical responsible to strengthen further the existing team.
As a scientist, you will be in charge of:
The above list of activities it not exhaustive.
The candidate should have
If you meet the above profile requirements and wish to apply, please send your application (CV, letter of intent and copies of your degrees) via our recruitment website clicking on the application button below.
The applications will be treated in order of arrival and with the highest degree of confidentiality.