Location: Food Research Centre, Teagasc, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork, P61 C996
Job Type: Temporary Externally Funded Non Grant-in-Aid contract post, approximately 18 months, subject to contract. A panel may be formed from which future similar vacancies may be filled; such a panel will remain active for a maximum period of 12 months.
Basic Function: The technician will operate closely with the DNA sequencing platform Technologist and assist in DNA/RNA manipulation, sample preparation and operating the platform. The successful candidate will have a Level 6 qualification in genetics, microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related discipline. Past experience in working with DNA/RNA, including library preparation for Illumina and/or ONT sequencers is essential and experience in working with DNA sequencing instruments (in particular the Illumina MiSeq, Illumina NextSeq, ONT MinIon and ONT GridIon) being desirable.
Note: The ‘Essential’ qualifications, skills and knowledge outlined below are ‘must-have’ which will be used in the shortlisting process.
How to Apply
To apply for this position, and view other vacancies in Teagasc, please visit www.teagasc.ie/careers. The closing date for this position is Thursday 1st October, 2020 @12.00noon. Applications received after this time will not be considered.
Teagasc is an equal opportunities employer. As part of Teagasc Gender and Diversity strategies, Teagasc welcomes a balanced pool of applicants. Canvassing will disqualify.
|Location:||Cork, Fermoy - Ireland|
|Salary:||€29,732 to €39,830|
£25,078.94 to £33,596.61 converted salary* (Technician Grade 1)
|Placed On:||18th September 2020|
|Closes:||1st October 2020|