Laboratory Technician (Flow Cytometry)

Posted 25 October 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineScienceLife Sciences

Job description

For one of our clients, a global contract research laboratory (CRO) collaborating with the largest pharmaceutical and most prominent biotech companies, Kelly Science is currently recruiting a Flow Cytometry Technician.

Mission: The main responsibilities of the Flow Cytometry Technician are to prepare cytometers for the daily experiments as per appropriate SOP/CSP (Daily QC and settings) and to perform the maintenance and the Quality Control of the equipment.

Daily responsibilities:

  • Prepares cytometers for the daily experiments as per appropriate SOP/CSP (Daily QC and experiment settings);
  • Supports and trains the operators for cytometer utilization;
  • Supports operators for sample acquisition and cytometer troubleshooting;
  • Performs the cytometer maintenance (monthly clean, baseline) and quality controls as per appropriate SOP/CSP;
  • Manages the stock of cytometry-specific reagents;
  • Prepares the compensation controls (Compbeads, FCBeads);
  • Prepares study-specific flow cytometry documentation;
  • Participates to inter-site application settings transfers and to the inter-equipment qualification;
  • Maintains study-related documentation as per appropriate SOP/CSP and regulatory guidance.


  • A minimum of 1 year of experience or equivalent working with cytometer hardware and software;
  • Bachelor (or equivalent qualifications) in life sciences, preferably in immunology, molecular biology, or biochemistry.
  • Good knowledge of BD FACSDiva and BD FACSuite software;
  • Good knowledge of cytometer settings;
  • Excellent communication skills (French and English);
  • Proactive and autonomous in the conduct of the work;
  • Attention to details: Committed to achieve good quality work;
  • Effective organizational skills, flexibility and ability to prioritize tasks.

Regarding this role, Kelly Services acts as the official mediator. When you decide to apply to this role your personal information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's Privacy Statement.

In keeping with the Law regarding discrimination and equal opportunity in Belgium, Kelly Services welcomes applications from any and all eligible candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.


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Concernant ce rôle, Kelly Services agit en tant que médiateur officiel. Lorsque vous décidez de postuler ce poste, vos informations personnelles seront traitées conformément à la déclaration de confidentialité de Kelly.

Conformément à la loi sur la discrimination et la politique d'égalité des chances en Belgique, Kelly Services accueille les candidatures de tous les candidats éligibles, quels que soient leur origine ethnique, leur sexe, leur handicap, leur religion, leur orientation sexuelle ou leur âge.