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With staff over 100 people the CCP is one of the largest national research infrastructures in the field of biomedicine. The center is located in the municipality of Vestec south of the capital city of Prague in the Czech Republic. Set on the campus of the BIOCEV, CCP is a state of the art facility combining the generation, phenotyping and archiving of rodent strains. As a member of the International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium (IMPC) and INFRAFRONTIER, CCP is dedicated to the goal of systematic genome-wide phenotyping project of knock-out mice in order to provide the broader research community with a lasting resource of mammalian gene function

The CCP is part of Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (IMG), leading Czech research institute in the field of molecular biology and genetics.

For further information please contact project coordinator Mr. Libor Daněk via email libor.danek@img.cas.cz.

The applications in English including letter of interest & structured CV and (if relevant) list of publications and letters of reference should be sent via above-mentioned email as well.

We offer a stimulating and challenging work environment, opportunities for career advancement, and competitive salary. The positions are available immediately (if not stated otherwise) for an initial fixed-term contract (1 year), with possible longer-term extension upon demonstrated proficiency.

We thank all who apply for their interest; however, only those candidates who are considered for an interview will be contacted. All vacancies are open until filled or otherwise stated.

All positions have place of work in BIOCEV campus in Vestec in close vicinity to Prague except otherwise stated.

Currently we are seeking candidates to following positions:

Open Position

Lab Technician for PDX unit

We invite candidates to apply for the position of veterinary technician for PDX experimental department of Czech Centre for Phenogenomics.

The main responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Preparation of operation sites and assistance during operations, including anaesthesia monitoring and basic instrument handling
• Post-operation animal handling and professional monitoring of health status and behaviour and maintaining of protocols
• Cell culturing, coloring of slides, dilution of solutions and inventory management
• Compliance with working practices
• Other work activities as instructed by direct supervisors

According to the project progress duties may extend into the weekend days occasionally.

The successful candidate:

• Has an education in veterinary, medical, biological or related field (minimum high school diploma level required)
• Is fit and willing to complete laboratory work with rodents and rodent samples
• Has a positive relationship towards laboratory animals, is manually skilled and shows attention to detail

Has a basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Previous experience in an operating room or in a clinical laboratory focused on tumors (verifiable experience during studies is also recognized), a valid certificate for working with laboratory animals and the ability to speak English at a communicational level would be considered advantageous.

Open Position

Unit head for the metabolism unit of CCP phenotyping module

The metabolism unit focuses on understanding the role of both genetic and environmental factors on the onset of various metabolic diseases including obesity and diabetes. As these disease states affect many other biological systems, the unit closely collaborates with many units within the phenotyping module.

The main responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Organisation and supervision of the unit
• Design and running of experiments including; indirect calorimetry, glucose tolerance test and diet induced obesity
• Data analysis and interpretation
• Oversee the optimization of current procedures and development and establishment of new techniques.
• Writing and maintaining SOPs
• General management including management of technical staff

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in a relevant field and have experience handling and working with rodents especially mice and rats. General laboratory experience is essential and previous experience working with indirect calorimetry systems (especially TSE PhenoMaster system) is advantageous.
Candidates must be fluent in English, be able to work independently as well as part of a team and have excellent communication skills.

The candidate will have the opportunity to propose and lead own research project and submit relevant grant applications when suitable call is open.

 

Jobs in Animal Facility / Zaměstnání ve zvěřinci ÚMG

Open Position

Animal caretakers / Ošetřovatele laboratorních zvířat

Hlavní náplň práce:

– zodpovědnost za péči o laboratorní zvířata
– sledování zdravotního stavu zvířa
– samostatné provádění odborných úkonů
– efektivní podpora vědeckým skupinám ústavu
– zadávání chovatelských dat do počítače

Profil vhodného uchazeče:

– absolvent veterinární nebo zemědělské střední školy výhodou, ne však podmínkou
– základní znalost práce s PC
– samostatnost, zodpovědnost
– přesnost, spolehlivost
– praxe v oboru výhodou, úspěšnému uchazeči bude poskytnuto doplňující školení

Pracovní podmínky:

– pracoviště Českého centra fenogenomiky při Ústavu molekulární genetiky AV ČR, v.v.i., v kampusu BIOCEV, Vestec u Prahy
– možnost parkování přímo v areálu, zastávka MHD linky 326 100 m od areálu
– práce v dynamickém a přátelském týmu v moderním vědeckém centru
– jednosměnný provoz
– pracovní poměr na dobu určitou s možností dlouhodobého prodloužení
– po zapracování možnost částečného úvazku
– nástup do zaměstnání dle dohody

Zaměstnanecké výhody:

– motivační finanční odměny v průběhu roku
– 25 dnů dovolené, 3 dny indispoziční volno (sick days)
– příspěvek na stravování s možností využití areálové kantýny
– příspěvek na sport, kulturu nebo důchodové pojištění
– možnost absolvovat bezplatné kurzy anglického jazyka přímo na pracovišti
– možnost využití sportovišť, ubytovacích zařízení a jazykových kurzů Akademie věd
– po zapracování je zaměstnanci proplacen kurz pro získání osvědčení o odborné způsobilosti k péči o pokusná zvířata

Pokud Vás naše nabízená pozice zaujala a splňujete-li výše uvedené požadavky, zašlete prosím životopis na adresu ccp-afm@img.cas.cz