Research Technician Vacancy

Duty Station: Cape Town, South Africa

Closing date: 27 September 2022

The ICGEB invites applications for the post of Research Technician, Bioinformatics Unit.

Under the supervision of the Programme Officer, Bioinformatics Unit, the incumbent will assist the scientists of the laboratory, as described.

DURATION: Initial 3 month probationary period with a subsequent annual extension subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma. Advanced Degree in Biochemistry, molecular biology or a related degree in BSc or MSc is desirable. A minimum of three (3) years experience in laboratory work and laboratory management. Knowledge of bioinformatics is a plus.

APPLICATIONS: Candidates should submit their full CV by completing the ICGEB’s Personal History Form available online at: together with a cover letter outlining motivation for application and full contact details of two referees.

Applications should be addressed to Dr. Stefano Cacciatore, ICGEB Cape Town Component, Wernher and Beit Building (South), UCT Campus, Anzio Road, Observatory 7925, Tel: +27-21-650-1937 Email: [email protected]    via email quoting reference ZAF/07/04-24