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RIFCON GmbH is a leading independent contract research institution specialized in risk assessment and registration of plant protection products. We are a highly motivated team of competent scientists, working in areas ranging from exposure assessments to standard and higher tier risk assessments or field studies. As a constantly growing enterprise, we are always looking  for motivated scientists to support our team.

 

Please note: Please send applications only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., NOT to the general contact address (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), since your application can not be considered in the latter case.


 

Currently open positions


Senior Ecotoxicologist (Ref. No 02-01.2017)

 

RIFCON GmbH is an independent scientific consulting company offering a competent and adaptable service portfolio for the registration of agrochemicals. Our services range from complete EU registration packages to sophisticated GLP field studies.

We are able to offer high quality services, fully in line with new developments in legislation, science, product registration and field methods. Our 170 scientists and technicians are dedicated to achieving the highest level of quality and efficiency with a view to guarantee professional and cost-effective solutions.

 

For our ecotoxicology team we are looking for a senior scientist.

 

Your Tasks and responsibilities

The candidate will be involved in various aspects of registration activities for plant protection products under Regulation 1107/2009/EC including:

  • Calculation of ecotoxicological risk assessments according to EU regulations and national requirements
  • Preparation of dossiers according to current EU regulations and national requirements
  • Development of higher tier approaches and complex risk assessments
  • Evaluation of scientific data according to registration requirements

 

Your Qualification

  • Scientific background (Biology, Ecotoxicology or equivalent discipline)
  • Professional experience (minimum 3 years) in the field of regulatory ecotoxicology
  • Very good knowledge of regulatory processes for product registrations in the EU
  • Monitoring of ecotoxicological studies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very good level of written and spoken English
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team

Our Offer

  • Attractive working environment including indefinite contract and multifaceted tasks
  • Dedicated team of international and young scientists
  • Possibility of professional development and occupational education

 

Contact

If you meet our requirements please apply in English or German and send us your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the Ref. No.: 02-10.2017 before 15th November 2017 (Cover Letter, CV and Letter of Reference in one PDF document).

RIFCON GmbH – Niederlassung Hirschberg – Goldbeckstr. 13 – 69493 Hirschberg

Phone: +49 6201 84528 00 – Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – Homepage: www.rifcon.de

 


Safety Data Sheet Expert (Ref. No 01-10.2017)

RIFCON GmbH is an independent scientific consulting company offering a competent and adaptable consulting service portfolio for the registration of chemicals, for environmental impact assessments and for sustainability.

We pride ourselves in offering high quality services, in full compliance with new developments in legislation, science, registration and field methods. We continuously strive to develop higher tier field options for registration procedures. Our scientists and technicians are dedicated to achieving the highest level of quality and efficiency with a view to guarantee professional and cost-effective solutions.

We are currently looking for two full-time chemists for our Regulatory Affairs Department.

Your Tasks and responsibilities

The candidate will be involved in various aspects of the compilation of Safety Data Sheets including:

  • Compilation, update and quality checks of Safety Data Sheets according to current legal requirements in a SAP based EHS System
  • Maintenance of safety relevant product information
  • Documentation of work progress

Your Qualification

  • Master's degree in chemistry or scientist with agricultural background
  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively, prioritize tasks, and work independently
  • Attention to detail and good organizational skills are a must
  • Knowledge of REACH, CLP/GHS and national chemical laws
  • Good level of written and spoken German and English
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team

Contact

If you meet our requirements please apply in English or German and send us your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the Ref. No.: 01-10.2017 before 15th November 2017 (Cover Letter, CV and Letter of Reference in one PDF document).

RIFCON GmbH – Niederlassung Hirschberg – Goldbeckstr. 13 – 69493 Hirschberg

Phone: +49 6201 84528 00 – Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – Homepage: www.rifcon.de