Biology Safety Engineer

Universities and Institutes of France
November 30, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Permanent
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30 Oct 2023

Job Information


European Synchrotron Radiation Facility

Research Field


Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)



Application Deadline

30 Nov 2023 - 14:23 (Europe/Paris)

Type of Contract


Job Status


Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

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.

The Biological Safety Engineer will work in the Experiments and Biology Safety Unit of the Safety Group under the supervision of the Unit Head. Her / his main tasks will be the following:

  • Provide assistance to the Head of the Experiments and Biology Safety Unit of the Safety Group in various safety matters related to biological and biochemical safety.
  • Organise the safety evaluation and safety follow-up of the MX experiments on ESRF and CRG beamlines
  • Assume the safety follow-up of biological laboratories at the ESRF (including PSB)
  • Act as contacts person with the authorities for different matters related to biological safety (ANSM, HB, ...)
  • Organise the Biology and biochemistry safety training for staff members and users
  • Requirements

    Research Field


    Education Level

    Bachelor Degree or equivalent


  • Higher university Degree in a relevant field (Biology / Biochemistry / Chemistry)
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience
  • Good knowledge of relevant French and European legislation
  • Excellent command, both written and spoken, of the English and French languages
  • Excellent communication skills and team spirit
  • Well-organised, reliable and committed
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to set priorities
  • Sense of confidentiality and discretion
  • Specific Requirements

    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:

  • Join an innovative international research institute, with a workforce from 38 different countries
  • Collaborate with global experts to advance science and address societal challenges
  • Come and live in a vibrant city , in the heart of the Alps, and Europe's Green Capital 2022
  • Enjoy a workplace designed to support your quality of life
  • Benefit from our competitive compensation and allowances package , including financial support for your relocation to Grenoble
  • For further information on employment terms and conditions, please refer to https: // www.

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

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