Chemical Laboratory Technician, R&D (m/f/d)

MED-EL is a leading manufacturer of innovative medical devices for the treatment of various types and degrees of hearing loss. Our unique portfolio of implantable hearing solutions benefits thousands of individuals in more than 100 countries worldwide. With headquarters in Innsbruck, Austria, MED-EL has over 2300 employees around the world. In support of our continuing growth, we currently have an open position with focus on:

Chemical Laboratory Technician, R&D (m/f/d)

Innsbruck, Austria

Main Tasks

  • Administrative support of R&D chemistry laboratory and other facilities, ordering reagents and consumables with subsequent inventory in compliance with statutory requirements
  • Supervision of equipment, instruments, performance of measurements and analyses
  • Material and surface characterization using various methods (spectroscopic, physico-chemical, mechanical)
  • Method development for production of various coatings using different materials and methods


  • Completed education as a chemical laboratory technician (HTL, apprenticeship, FH)
  • Several years of experience in the field of material characterization and chemical analysis; experience with "Design of Experiments (DOE)" and "Measurement System Analyses (MSA)" is an advantage
  • Enjoyment of varied work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Very good computer skills (MS Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Very good knowledge of German and English

Salary will be determined based on professional experience; the formal minimum salary according to Collective Bargaining Agreement is EUR 30.974,16.

We offer a challenging opportunity in a multinational work environment with English as our company language. We look forward to receiving your application at

MED-EL Medical Electronics

Fürstenweg 77a
6020 Innsbruck,

Tel +43 (0) 5 7788 7788