Pesticides Residues Risk Assessment Scientific Technical Assistant

Settore: / Scienze e Tecnologie /
Azienda: Randstad Italia Spa
Data annuncio: 31/03/2021
Sede di lavoro: Parma

Would you like to take the opportunity to work for a European Agency? If you have a good proficiency in English and knowledge of scientific risk assessment this could be your chance to work in a multicultural and dynamic environment.

We are looking for a Scientific Technical Assistant in the area of Pesticides Residues Risk Assessment. 


  • Preparation of risk assessment of pesticide residues in food and feed, in view of reviewing Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs); 

  • Preparation of working documents and drafting of reasoned opinions that transparently record all steps of the assessment process for reviewing MRLs; 

  • Collect and collate data and information for preparing scientific materials; 

  • Analyse and evaluate data for preparing working documents related to the scientific assessment;

  • Provide administrative and scientific support in the activities of the respective panel and working groups (i.e. preparation of working documents, scientific opinions, etc.);

  • Keep abreast of scientific and regulatory developments and contribute to provide information on legislative, policy and scientific aspects in the respective field;

  • Contribute to the coordination with European, national and international stakeholders within the scientific activities of the organization. 

  • Excellent knowledge of English (at least B2 level)

  • Master's degree or above in life sciences (i.e. Food Science, Veterinary Medicine, Chemistry, Environmental, etc.);

  • At least 2 years of relevant working experience in collecting and collating evidence, writing and reviewing scientific documents, analyzing and interpreting data with statistics;

  • Knowledge of risk assessment methodologies related to pesticides residues in food and feed would be considered an asset; 

  • Behavioural competencies: working with others, analysis and problem solving, drive for results, resilience and composure.

Assignment: initial contract until 30/06 starting from May, with possibility of extension. Expected duration of assignment until 31/12.  

Salary: between €1850 and €2350 per month before taxes depending on years of experience.

Work modalities: initially working from home (Italy), relocation to Parma required in the future.

Please provide an English Europass template CV

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