Senior Lab Technician

We are in pursuit of curbing antibiotic resistance and improving animal health. Our research is dedicated to developing and commercializing novel biotherapeutics to combat animal diseases and food-contaminating human pathogens. We are seeking a passionate scientist to join our growing team of experts committed to making a difference.


At NovoBind, you will work with a team of multidisciplinary scientists to help develop and test our biotherapeutics.


The successful candidate will gain intrinsic satisfaction from a highly impactful role.  Your success will also be reflected in appropriate salary increases and stock-based compensation.


We are looking for:

  1. An individual with demonstrated ability to lead junior staff

  2. An individual who is a constructive and productive team member

  3. An innovator who enjoys finding ways to overcome challenges

  4. A person who enjoys using tools and systems to maximize productivity

  5. A self-proclaimed nerd (and proud of it!) who loves to expand their knowledge

  6. A purposeful and positive individual who works well with other keeners

  7. You know of and admire at least five of the following: Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Alexander Fleming, Max Perutz, César Milstein, Temple Grandin, Chris Hadfield, Elton John, Madeleine Albright, Tu-Pac, Craig Venter, Margaret Hamilton, Elizabeth Blackwell, Rosalind Franklin, Will Ferrell, Wright Brothers, Edmund Hillary


Your will need to:

  1. Share our passion for scientific excellence and fast-paced R&D

  2. Continually broaden your skill set by participating in projects throughout NovoBind’s processes. Techniques and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    1. Conduct in vitro assays for functional characterization

    2. Cloning, protein expression and protein purification

    3. Manage junior staff to coordinate general lab duties including inventory management, shipping and receiving of samples, record keeping, equipment maintenance, etc.

  3. Effectively use knowledge, judgement and understanding of specific procedures to maximize accuracy and productivity



An awesome individual with an PhD or two years industry experience in biochemistry, microbiology, parasitology, immunology, or aquaculture. Experience in a biotech start-up an asset.


To Apply:

Please forward Cover letter, CV, unofficial (undergraduate and graduate) transcripts, top five admirees, salary expectation and available starting date to Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.