Position Vacant: Laboratory Technician – Applied Biosciences

The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is the Australian grape and wine industry’s own research organisation. It supports a sustainable and successful grape and wine industry through world-class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer. The AWRI has strong links with the wine industry and other research organisations both nationally and internationally and provides a stimulating and challenging environment.

Applications are invited for the position of Laboratory Technician within the Applied Biosciences Laboratory of AWRI Commercial Services. The position will provide technical support to a dynamic laboratory, which offers microbiological and molecular biology testing services to the grape, wine and beer industries.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Science (or an equivalent degree or industry experience) with a focus on microbiology, molecular biology, wine science or a related field. They will have practical knowledge of microbiology and microbiological techniques, have meticulous attention to detail, be an enthusiastic learner, and be a true team player. Previous experience within a laboratory is desired, but not essential.

For a position description please visit 2021 Laboratory Technician Applied Biosciences Position Description or for more information please contact Dr Alan Little on (08) 8313 6611 or alan.little@awri.com.au.

Applications should be completed via the online application form by Monday, 16 August 2021. Only applications that are completed via the online application form will be accepted.