Scientist Biodegradation


Within an existing laboratory a new position has been created to help set up a new part of the lab. You will set-up new methods according to international guidelines and the results from testing the biodegradation of different materials will help to develop a predictive model for future R&D projects. There are plentiful possibilities to further develop your R&D skills in this department, and further develop yourself in a specialistic or managerial role.


  • Set-up biodegradation tests according to international guidelines (eg. OECD / ISO)

  • Perform the biodegradation testing on a variety of samples and generate test results.

  • Analyse and interpret results and compare the results to other data.

  • (Assist in) making a predictive model.


  • Finished MSc of PhD in Chemistry, Biology

  • Hands-on experience with biodegradation tests is a must

  • Preferably experience with setting up new biodegradation testing, analysis of results

  • Your self starting with a hands-on mentality

  • You have the capacity to think beyond the test results

  • You communicate clear, concise and fluent in English and preferably also in Dutch.

  • You have a can do mentality and can turn set-backs into new impulses.


  • Contract: 1 year, intention to elongate

  • Direct employer

  • Salary : €3000 - €5000 based on experience

  • Very good secondary benefits

  • Fulltime

  • Vacancy number 18671

IMPORTANT NOTE: Unlimited EU working permit is required. Please do not apply if you do not have a working permit to live and work in the Netherlands. If you do not have an unlimited permit, your application will not be processed.

Location Breda, North Brabant
Scientist Biodegradation

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