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Technical assistant for research

Available from October 18, 2023

Bluu is Europe's leading cell-based fish company. We are working towards a future where culinary tradition, human health, animal welfare and the protection of sensitive marine ecosystems are not at odds. At Bluu, we share a vision of a more sustainable food system. We are committed to learning and growing together, and have the courage to think outside the box. We're more than just colleagues - we're #teambluu and we're looking for a highly motivated Research Technical Assistant to join our operations team.

Our team is responsible for lab equipment, supply chain, and lab safety. It is important to us that each new teammate identifies with our mission to revolutionise the supply of fish. Are you ready? Then we look forward to receiving your application!

Technical Assistant in Research (m/f/d) 

As a Technical Assistant you will be responsible for the following tasks in close cooperation with our R&D teams and the laboratory management:

  • You will support the R&D teams in the preparation and execution of laboratory experiments, e.g. in the field of cell culture.

  • Manage and monitor laboratory inventory, including chemicals, reagents, laboratory consumables and research equipment.

  • Coordinate maintenance and repair of laboratory equipment.

  • Assist in the compliance and implementation of safety regulations.

What you can expect at Bluu: 

  • A familiar working atmosphere characterised by team spirit - with us you can let your ideas bubble away.

  • An open communication culture and short decision-making processes due to flat hierarchies.

  • Numerous opportunities for further training on topics that will advance you professionally and personally.

  • An interesting field of activity in which you can take on responsibility.

  • Competitive compensation, including 26 days of paid holiday per year. Holiday increases by one day per year of affiliation with Bluu.

  • Subsidy for the Germany ticket & participation in the corporate benefit program.

  • Fun during work and outside, e.g. at team events and company parties.

  • A modern workplace in the newly built headquarters in Hamburg-Bahrenfeld.

Your profile: 

Completed training in the field of laboratory or natural sciences, completed scientific studies or a comparable qualification.

  • Ideally, you already have experience in laboratory operations and cell culture.

  • You work conscientiously, responsibly and in a structured manner.

  • A strong commitment to safety, quality and environmental compatibility is important to you.

  • Distinct ability to work in a team and hands-on mentality.

  • Very good written and spoken German and English skills.

Start: immediately 

The position is located in the vibrant, maritime city of Hamburg. Hamburg captivates with a great combination of city life and beautiful nature. We look forward to getting to know you! 

Bluu is committed to diversity and equality. All applicants are treated equally, regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnic and national origin, socio-economic status, religious beliefs, age or disability.

Ad online until December 31, 2023

Bluu GmbH


  • Biotech
  • Food
  • Other

Professional Fields

  • Research & Development

Work Experience

  • Trainee
  • Young Professional
  • Other

Employment Type

  • Full time

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Company details

Bluu is Europe’s leader in cultivated seafood. We envision a future where our culinary seafood traditions can be enjoyed for generations to come, without endangering the health of people and animals, while protecting our planet's fragile aquatic ecosystems. To realize this vision, we develop delicious and nutritious real seafood products directly made from cultivated fish cells - no farms, no hooks, no nets. For this we leverage combined expertise in cell biotechnology and food technology, and we are looking for talented individuals to join our mission.