Technician in Plant Tissue Culture Contrat : CDI

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Entreprise

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is an institution dedicated to research and innovation in Africa and aims to position itself among world-renowned universities in its fields The University is engaged in economic and human development and puts research and innovation at the forefront of African development. A mechanism that enables it to consolidate Morocco’s frontline position in these fields, in a unique partnership-based approach and boosting skills training relevant for the future of Africa. Located in the municipality of Benguerir, in the very heart of the Green City, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University aspires to leave its mark nationally, continentally, and globally.

Adresse

Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid, Ben Guerir 43150

Poste

African Sustainable Agriculture Research Institute (ASARI) at Mohammed VI Polytechnic University LAAYOUNE (UM6P) is seeking applications for a permanent position as a Technician specializing in Plant Tissue Culture.

Candidates should hold a bachelor’s degree with a professional experience in Plant Tissue Culture. The successful candidate will be responsible for executing scientific research in the laboratory and organizing/carrying out fieldwork.

Key duties:

Successful candidate is expected to:

  • Have a good experience in lab/fieldwork.
  • Assist in organizing and launching research activities.
  • Collect, support, and process samples for routine laboratory tests.
  • Possess substantial experience in research within the field of plant tissue culture, encompassing tasks such as media preparation, culture initiation, maintenance of mother plants, transfers, multiplication, rooting, acclimatization, and equipment maintenance.
  • Prepare stock solutions and optimize media requirements for different species and stages of growth and safely dispose of chemical and biological waste.
  • Have expertise in plant cell, tissue, and organ culture including organogenesis, somatic embryogenesis, and cell suspension culture.
  • Maintain a clean working environment for plant tissue culture experiments under axenic conditions.
  • Ability to follow standard operating procedures, keep exact, detailed records, and collect data.
  • Contribute to general laboratory management and logistics.
  • Have strong French and English communication skills. Both verbal and written, are required.


Application process:

Applications should contain the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A letter (maximum 1 page) explaining the motivation for the position.
  • Contact information of 3 references (Applicants are assumed to have obtained their references’ consent to be contacted for this matter)

Applications are to be submitted on the recruitment platform stating in object “Technician in Plant Tissue Culture

Profile recherché

Criteria of the candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Plant Sciences and Plant Tissue Culture from a recognized University.
  • Strong laboratory skills, ideally with skills in Plant biology / Micropropagation.
  • Able to carry out fieldwork.
  • Able to learn new practical and theoretical skills quickly.
  • Positive working attitude and ability to work both in a team and independently.
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