Vacancy Laboratory Coordinator

Together with a colleague Laboratory Coordinator and within the automation team, the Laboratory Coordinator is responsible for Providing support activities for the screening process and  for a good operational functioning laboratory in accordance with the specified guidelines and instructions regarding quality (ISO) and safety.

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Adequate management of the laboratory, instrumentation, and reagents required for assay development and uHTS screening. Carrying out minor technical maintenance and cleaning of laboratories and instrumentation.
  • Responsible for adequate management of (part of) the screening instrumentation and where necessary repairing malfunctions. Carrying out or commissioning technical maintenance and repairs to building infrastructure, and/or maintain contact with companies that do this.
  • Operational warehouse management and logistics activities in accordance with ISO guidelines.
  • Responsible for operational support and unburdening of the screening process by providing preparatory and logistical activities, (operational) planning and availability of required substances and instrumentation.


Our job requirements:

Minimum requirements:
  • MBO level in working and thinking. Study in the field of laboratory education
  • Minimum of 2 year experience in life science laboratory and automation
  • Affinity with IT in the field of laboratory automation
  • Knowledge of general IT (Windows, MS office)
  • Good communication skills, in English (and at least understanding Dutch)
  • Can do mentality, service oriented and good planning and executing skills
  • Background in life sciences, chemistry, biology or related fields
  • Experience in an environment of compound (high throughput) screening
  • Knowledge of relevant software packages (e.g. Cellario, ActivityBase, Genedata, etc.)


Your competencies:
  • Planning and organizing
  • Team work
  • Detail oriented
  • Initiative


Pivot Park Screening Centre

Pivot Park Screening Centre (PPSC) is a drug discovery Contract Research Organization (CRO) company with a main focus on ultra-High Throughput Screening (uHTS) services. We are equipped with using state-of-the-art automation infrastructure and offer top-notch early drug discovery services in the field of assay development, medium to large-scale compound screening and hit-to-lead biological profiling to pharma companies, small & medium biotech companies and universities. Besides strengthening the PPSC core business, we are also expanding our lead discovery capabilities to accommodate novel therapeutic modalities. To provide a stable and professional basis in our Laboratory, we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Laboratory Coordinator.


Job application and information:

If you are interested in this position and you would like to apply or you would like to have more information about the procedure, please contact HR (

For substantive questions about the vacancy, please contact us.

Applications* must include all of the following:

  • A personal motivation letter
  • A Curriculum Vitae including the names and contact details of some references

*Only complete applications will be considered. Screening of applicants will start as soon as applications are received and will continue until the position has been filled.

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