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PCR Analist - COVID-19

  • Location:

    Rotterdam, Netherlands

  • Contact:

    Nicol Heijtbrink

  • Job type:

    Temp to Perm

  • Contact phone:

    +31 (0)20 406 97 50

  • Industry:

    Contract Testing Labs

  • Contact email:

Would you also like to help in the fight against COVID-19 and are you quickly employable? We are looking for an analyst with proven PCR (internship) experience to support a small team of analysts. Do you have a scientific background and does this sound interesting? Then read on!

Job description

In this position you will be responsible for performing molecular testing for COVID-19 diagnostics. Together with your colleagues in this team you are ready to handle the large influx of tests and perform them quickly and reliably. Work is performed in a 2-shift schedule, no night shifts!


  • Perform PCR tests on incoming samples from the GGD.
  • Checking PCR results for quality measurements.
  • In case of deviations or trouble shooting you will perform manual DNA/RNA extractions + qPCR analyses.


  • Minimum of a completed MLO 4 education, preferably HBO or WO
  • Good command of the English language, Dutch is a plus
  • You work accurately and in an orderly fashion
  • Available on short term, preferably for full time
  • Available to work in the weekend if needed


  • Contract: temporary via Oxford Global Resources
  • Duration: Initially 3 months, extension or takeover not excluded
  • Employment: Full time in 2-shifts
  • Salary: €2150 to €2800 gross per month excluding shift allowance
  • Location: Rotterdam
  • Vacancy number: 19012