Job Opportunities

Lab Analyst - Belgium

Thursday, October 22, 2020

INVE Aquaculture is looking for a lab analyst to support the scientific work and new product development within the innovations and product departments and execute and report on R&D experiments and other support tasks.


  • Accurately and autonomously perform specific microbiological/analytical/biochemical tests according to the established laboratory procedures and protocols.
  • Accurately and autonomously perform experimental productions following the established DOE (Design Of Experiment) and according to good laboratory practices and internal standards and procedures.
  • Perform organized and structured routine support activities, like shipments and orders for third-party service providers and suppliers.
  • Proactively communicate status updates and properly report data to scientists.
  • Contribute to general lab management including upholding (bio)safety measures as well as maintenance and calibration of equipment, in support of the lab manager.
  • Developing new SOP/WI for biochemical, chemo-taxonomical techniques based on literature and consulting the scientists.
  • Contribute to the revision and the alignment of protocols with QC labs within the organization.


  • Bachelors in one of the following fields: laboratory techniques, biochemistry, bioscience engineering, biotechnology, microbiology.
  • Good knowledge of English (writing/speaking).
  • Strong administrative skills.
  • Previous experience in lab environment:
    • Previous experience and knowledge in standard microbiology tasks are preferred.
    • Using standard microbial and aseptic techniques.
    • Working with biohazard to organisms and spore-forming organisms.
    • Performing characterization tests: biolog, API, antagonism tests, hemolytical tests, aerotolerance tests, MIC tests, etc.
    • Working with a microbial database (on beads).
    • Performing bacterial growth analyses with an automatic reader system (e.g. Tecan).
  • Knowledge and experience in developing new SOP/WI for biochemical, chemo-taxonomical techniques is preferred.

For more information visit Send CV and motivation letter to Marc De Feyter,


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