IMDEA Materiales is looking for a laboratory technician for the Chemical Synthesis laboratory


Ref. num. TECH-DW-18_01

Técnico de Laboratorio

IMDEA Materials (Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies of Materials) is a non-profit, independent research institute, promoted by the Regional Government de Madrid (Spain), to carry out research in Materials Science and Engineering. IMDEA Materials Institute is committed to excellence in research by attracting talent from all over the world and to foster technology transfer to the industrial sector in a truly international environment. More information about the activities of the Institute can be found at:


The laboratory technician will:

  • Provide support and carry out fire-testing tests
  • Process polymer via extrusion with fire retardants and the subsequent pelletization and fabrication of specimens to carry out different fire-testing techniques
  • Be in charge of purchase  and order of laboratory supplies as well as the update of the chemical inventory
  • Supervision/enforcement of assigned laboratory duties


Master in Chemical Engineering or similar

Minimum experience of 1 year in a similar position

Previous experience in polymer processing and characterization

C1 English level


Full time contract

Transversal trainning