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Research Technician (HPLC/GC)

Do you have extensive experience with HPLC? Do you have experience with troubleshooting, maintenance, and is routine not your thing? Do you want to work as a specialist in a R&D laboratory and are you not afraid to think out-of-the-box?


This is a challenging vacancy for an analyst with work experience with instrumental techniques (maily HPLC, but also LC-MS, GC, ICP-MS, etc). This role focuses on process optimisation, troubleshooting and maintanance of HPLC and GC tech. You'll work in close contact with colleagues and contribute to the further professionalization of processes and work standards in the R&D lab. Our customer is an international company, and this the process and techniques developed have impact in thea all over the world.

Job Description

  • HPLC, Mass spectrometry and other instrumental techniques
  • Troubleshooting on existing analyzes and problems reported from QC
  • Maintenance of equipment
  • Writing working standards
  • Interpreting data


  • Completed HLO or MSc training in the chemical field
  • At least 2 years of work experience in a chemical laborator
  • Experienced with HPLC
  • Experience with method development and troubleshooting
  • You communicate clearly and directly and can provide structured reasons why optimization steps are needed / taken
  • You are proactive, eager to learn
  • You reside in the Netherlands and have a driverslicense, ideally with a own car

Terms of Employment

  • Employment: Intially for 1 year, with a large incenstive for a permanent position
  • Salary indication: From approximately € 2600 to € 3400 gross per month
  • Working hours: 40h
  • Location: Region Rotterdam

Residence permit is required. Please do not respond if you do not have a residence permit to live in the Netherlands

Vacancy number 16383