Biosafety Officer

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Oliver Holding Fay

Contact email:
Job ref: 19603
Published: about 1 month ago

Biosafety Officer

Start Date: ASAP – 1st October

Contract: 12 months into a permanent contract


  • Trains all the new hires in Biosafety 
  • Registrations of all the people working with GMOs
  • Responsible for all permits in the Labs (ML1/ML2)
  • Monthly presentations (Internal audits)
  • Backup for EHS guy if they leave
  • Will eventually be able to sign for the permits himself
  • Point of contact with the Gementee
  • Human tissues, GMOs, Pest control, Access control, Dangerous chemicals


  • Does not need GMP experience, nice to have
  • Relevant experience with lab safety, biosafety, biologics
  • Dutch to a professional level (will read/write documentation in Dutch, will speak to Dutch regulatory authorities)
  • At least 5 years working in and around the lab
  • Hands-on, will not be a people manager
  • Authority and uncompromising on safety in the lab
  • Communicator, able to motivate and inspire people to follow the rules
  • Onsite minimum 4 days a week (32-hour contract possible)
  • GMO Experience nice to have

Get in touch ASAP by sending CV and phone number to (your email) to discuss further since IV + offer will happen this week

For more information, please contact Garreth Koslowski on +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or

Interviews and offer can happen this week!