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Are you passionate about research? So are we! Come and join us!

The Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) is a Research and Technology Organization (RTO) active in the fields of materials, environment and IT. By transforming scientific knowledge into technologies, smart data and tools, LIST empowers citizens in their choices, public authorities in their decisions and businesses in their strategies. 


Would you like to join us as a technician? Be part of the Technical support and quality team of the Materials Research and Technology department

The Research Facility Management (RFM) unit that you will be part of is the point of contact between the Materials Research and Technology (MRT) department and the corporate services Infrastructure, HSE and Quality, for the supervision of the scientific facilities. The Technical support and quality team works in the departmental laboratories on different activities such as the management of consumables, preventive and curative equipment maintenance and the metrological monitoring of the equipment.


How will you contribute?

Within the team, you will be involved in the maintenance of scientific equipment. You will be in charge of the different laboratory equipment. You will be in direct contact with the equipment managers in order to carry out equipment troubleshooting, orders, repairs and calibration. You will do preventive and curative maintenance and put forward the appropriate solutions to enable a rapid restart. You will be expected to carry out routine maintenance operations on collective equipment, clean water system, gas network, burner, fume hoods, secondary cooling circuit, ...

In the above-mentioned context, your tasks will include, among others:

  • Verifying the state of fluids in the equipment (gas, water, ...) 
  • Diagnosing laboratory equipment breakdowns
  • Resolving problems
  • Preventive and curative maintenance
  • Contacting and managing suppliers if external support is requested
  • Creating and monitoring department orders
  • Monitoring equipment maintenance contracts
  • Providing services for the laboratory infrastructure (cooling circuit, gas distribution system, ...)
  • Installing and connecting equipment
  • Managing gas from processes (request, connection, disposal)
  • Managing chemical waste (acids, bases, solvents)
  • Drafting and implementing maintenance procedures (Best Known Method)
  • Participating in laboratory meetings
must have requirements

Do you see yourself in the profile below? Could you be our future colleague? Apply now!

You have experience in Industrial, Electrotechnical or Mechanical maintenance. You also have:

  • Basic knowledge of fluids and gases
  • Basic knowledge of vacuum techniques is an asset
  • Good time management and prioritization skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Ability to propose initiatives
  • Ability to draft technical reports, procedures
  • Experience in laboratory equipment or production tool maintenance is an asset
  • Respect for health and safety rules and protocol
  • Ability to read, speak and write technical English
We offer

Benefits of working at LIST

An organization with a passion for impact and strong RDI partnerships in Luxembourg and Europe that works on responsible and independent research projects; 

Sustainable by design, empowering our belief that we play an essential role in paving the way to a green society;

Innovative infrastructures and exceptional labs occupying more than 5,000 square metres, including innovations such as our Viswall, high-scale incubators and top of the range 3D/4D printings that are part of our toolkit for excelling in all we do;

Multicultural and international work environment with more than 45 nationalities represented in our workforce;  

Diverse and inclusive work environment empowering our people to fulfil their personal and professional ambitions;

Gender-friendly environment with multiple actions to attract, develop and retain women in science; 

32 days’ paid annual leave, 11 public holidays, flexible working hours, 13-month salary, statutory health insurance and access to lunch vouchers; 

Personalized learning programme to foster our staff’s soft and technical skills; 

An environment encouraging curiosity, innovation and entrepreneurship in all areas. 

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Your application must include:

  • A motivation letter oriented towards the position and detailing your experience;
  • A scientific CV with contact details;

Application procedure and conditions

  • LIST is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to hiring and retaining diverse personnel. We value all applicants and will consider all competent candidates for employment without regard to national origin, race, colour, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, religion, age or disability; 
  • Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled; 
  • An assessment committee will review the applications and select candidates based on guidelines that aim to ensure equal opportunities; 
  • The main criteria for selection will be the correspondence of the existing skills and expertise of the applicant with the requirements mentioned above.

Additional conditions

  • Work location: Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST), Belvaux, Belval, Bascharage, Foetz Luxembourg


To be considered for this position it is crucial that you have knowledge of the following languages
  • Read B2 Upper intermediate
    Write B2 Upper intermediate
    Speak B2 Upper intermediate
  • Read B2 Upper intermediate
    Write B2 Upper intermediate
    Speak B2 Upper intermediate
minimum required Education
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