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R&D lab technician chemistry

  • Location:

    Zele, Belgium

  • Contact:

    Julie Peeraer

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact phone:

    015 445 852

  • Industry:

  • Contact email:

    julie_peeraer@oxfordcorp.com

Our client, a chemical company in Lokeren is looking for a R&D lab technician.

Resposibilities:
  • You analyze customer requirements/specifications and work together with sales to find the best solution for customers.
  • You plan and conduct testing activities to qualify materials according customers’ specification.
  • You solve technical problems related to design, application and performance
  • You are actively involved in technical aspects of material development projects / new material constructions in co-operation with marketing, production and printer department in order to come up with innovative solutions to meet customer needs.
  • You advice production and the printer department on materials related questions and projects.
  • You work closely together with production for testing materials on existing and new manufacturing methods.
  • You support sales and marketing with technical product knowledge. You answer technical calls to analyze and support field applications.
  • You have regular contact with the global R&D department to discuss ongoing projects and share information. Occasionally you have to travel (max. 5% of the time).

Requirments: 
  • You have a degree bachelor chemistry (min 2 years experience in R&D)·
  • If you have technical affinity with labeling, coating, adhesives systems, this is an asset. ·
  • You are innovative and a creative problem solver 
  • You are a team player and are customer focused 
  • You are able to interact with multidisciplinary teams
  • You are an open and friendly communicator ·
  • You have good communication skills in English and preferably also in Dutch. 

Benefits
  • Permanent job! Competive salary package
  • Young dynamic company!