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Experimental Safety Technician

Grenoble, France
Closing date
Jun 22, 2024

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The European Synchrotron, the ESRF, is an international research centre based in Grenoble, France.

Through its innovative engineering, pioneering scientific vision and a strong commitment from its 700 staff members, the ESRF is recognised as one of the top research facilities worldwide. Its particle accelerator produces intense X-ray beams that are used by thousands of scientists each year for experiments in diverse fields such as biology, medicine, environmental sciences, cultural heritage, materials science, and physics.

Supported by 21 countries, the ESRF is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity.

Within the Safety Group, you will be in charge of dealing with different safety matters related to the experimental program carried out at the ESRF.

Your mission is to ensure the safety follow-up in the following areas:
  • Chemistry, biochemistry and biology laboratories, in particular:
    • Verification of good code of practice for users of the laboratories
    • Updating of safety data sheets
    • Updating of chemical inventory
    • Distribution and verification of protective equipment, safety labeling, instructions
  • Administrative support in the preparation, organization of the start-up of experiments
  • Organizational support for periodic inspection of pressure regulators
  • Purchasing of chemicals and toxic substances
  • Technical/Academic degree (BTS, DUT, Bachelor or equivalent diploma worth at least 120 ECTS) in the field of chemistry
  • Practical experience at least 3 years in a chemical laboratory
  • Good knowledge of relevant French and European Health and Safety legislation concerning chemicals and hazardous substances
  • High level of English (working language at the ESRF) and French

Permanent contract.

The salary will be calculated on the basis of relevant qualifications and professional experience.

Do you recognize yourself in this description? Apply now for your next professional adventure!

What we offer:
  • Joinan innovative international research institute, with a workforce from 38 different countries
  • Collaboratewith global experts to advance science and address societal challenges
  • Come and live in avibrant city, in the heart of the Alps, and Europe's Green Capital 2022
  • Enjoya workplace designed to support yourquality of life
  • Benefit from ourcompetitive compensationandallowancespackage, includingfinancial support for your relocation to Grenoble

  • For further information on employment terms and conditions, please refer to

    The ESRF is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from disabled persons.

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