Laboratory Technician

Are you a student of mechanical or electrical engineering? Do you enjoy model making, DIY, and various manual works? If so, we have an interesting offer for you in the following lines for the position of Laboratory Technician!

About us:
The HiLASE Center is focused on the technological development of a new generation of diode-pumped lasers with a wide range of uses for scientific and industrial applications. HiLASE helps companies solve their needs and problems in an innovative way using globally unique laser technologies.

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What do you need to have or know?

  • manual dexterity
  • basic electrical skills (cable connection, soldering, etc.)
  • basic plumbing skills (easy water connection)
  • precision, responsibility, and the ability to organize your work
  • the well friendly and communicative approach to our colleagues - in Czech and English

What will be the result of your work with us?

  • laboratory maintenance, organization of optomechanical components
  • after completing training in handling laser optics and cleaning optics and optical components - inventory, inventory management
  • making simple plumbing / electrical connections
  • cleaning of mechanical parts in an ultrasonic cleaner
  • performing simple mechanical tasks such as drilling, grinding, etc. using our workshop
  • printing parts on a 3D printer
  • work in a clean environment, sometimes in laser glasses
  • moving objects using a pallet truck

What can you expect from us?

  • An exciting and diverse job where you will definitely not be bored
  • Possibility of self-realization and application of own ideas
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training in machine shops, 3D printing, electrical safety (Decree 50), cleaning and handling of laser optics, laser safety training, etc.
  • Support for further education, personal development, and growth
  • Opportunity to work in a unique science center with an international team
  • A well-coordinated team of people who take work as a mission and a challenge
  • for full-time 5 weeks holiday, 6 days of personal leave and other employee benefits

Position information:

  • starting day ASAP
  • min. part-time (20h/week), max full-time
  • fixed-term employment contract (min. 1 year)

If you are interested in this job offer, send me your CV and a few words about why you would like to become a member of the HiLASE team at: Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript.


Ms. Olga Lakomá

HR Partner

HiLASE Center Institute of Physics ASCR, v.v.i.


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