(Junior or Senior) Technician Tissue Morphology

von: AO Foundation | Ort: Davos Platz
N: AOFoundation


The Focus Area Tissue Morphology of the Preclinical Services Program of ARI, is service oriented and therefore involved in a variety of preclinical studies in collaboration with internal and external partners. As many samples come from bone fracture fixation and healing studies special resin embedding techniques are often used. A variety of biomaterials are also processed using different techniques.  

Job Requirements


  • Motivated, responsible and service-oriented personality, strong team player
  • Accurate, reliable, and detail-oriented working style
  • Independent and proactive working style
  • Knowledge of computers in practical and data work
  • Good communication skills in English and also in German or willingness to learn
  • Willingness to live in Davos or in the surrounding area
  • Education as Laboratory Technician with a minimum of 3 years of work experience, or experienced Senior Technician

Job Responsibiilities


  • Use established protocols and techniques to independently carry out routine histological procedures
  • Process tissue specimens from different sources (in vitro, in vivo) by embedding, sectioning and staining
  • Train students, researchers and apprentices on the use of histological equipment and histological procedures
  • Apply safety regulations and help supervise students and researchers within the laboratory
  • Perform maintenance and quality control of equipment (e.g. saws, grinding equipment, microtomes, cryostat, Faxitron, developer, fixation and embedding solutions)
  • Maintain laboratory and project related documentation
  • Use computerized systems for data entry and operating equipment
  • Support and maintain quality control records for laboratory accreditations (ISO 9001, GLP).
  • Order consumables
  • Perform other miscellaneous job-related duties

Working for us, you can expect:

  • An interesting and varied job in an exciting and innovative organization
  • The opportunity to be part of a highly committed international team
  • Modern infrastructure
  • Employment conditions which match the requirements and offer a high degree of flexibility regarding working hours and location

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