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Tiermedizinische Fachangestellte / Veterinary Assistant (m/f/d)

Date:  Nov 25, 2022

Brussels, NW, Belgium

Abiomed is an innovative medical device company with an inspiring mission "Patients first." and a unique guiding company principle "Regenerating hearts. Saving lives." With 1,800 employees, Abiomed is one of the fastest growing medical technology companies in the world with corporate headquarters in Danvers, USA and locations in Aachen and Berlin, Germany, Tokyo, Japan and Singapore.

Abiomed is an employer with attractive working conditions and an appreciative corporate culture that focuses on the needs of its employees. Abiomed inspires and retains exceptional talent through collaboration, passion and continuous development.





To support and carry out preclinical studies we are looking for a veterinary assistant (m/f/d) in the greater area of Löwen, Belgium or Aachen, Germany.



  • Monitoring and participation in the implementation of pre-clinical studies with large animals (sheep, pigs) in Belgium and Germany
  • Assisting in minor surgical procedures
  • Carrying out laboratory chemical analyses
  • Dealing with modern measurement technology and medical technology
  • Documentation and filing of the data collected during and after the study was carried out
  • Provision of materials and inventory planning



  • Completed professional training as an animal keeper or a veterinary assistant or equivalent
  • Enjoy working with large animals
  • At least very good English speaking and writing skills, preferably knowledge of Dutch
  • Willingness to travel every other day
  • Preferably FELASA certificate (no requirement)
  • Driver's license


We offer:


  • Pleasant, open corporate culture with a strong mission: "Recovering Hearts, Saving Lives"
  • Comprehensive induction program with structured onboarding plan throughout the orientation phase
  • Company pension allowance of up to 1,500 euros per year and capital-forming benefits
  • Abiomed shares at a preferential price
  • Benefit packages for occupational disability insurance and company group accident insurance
  • Full cost coverage for a job ticket in the Aachen or Berlin area
  • Various health programs and a leasing option for a job bike


ABIOMED is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or national origin.