Application engineer (Heverlee)

13-6-2019 heverlee
job description

For our European Technology Centre of Excellence, located at Heverlee (Belgium) and supporting customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa, we are looking for an application engineer who will be responsible for:
- Performing laboratory-scale simulation studies for the waste water applications, evaluating the efficiency of treatment products and demonstrating the performance optimization of processes.
- Design and build of new simulation units, mimicking the customer processes on a lab-scale or pilot-scale. In cooperation with Product Application Specialist assist in the design of innovative treatment solutions.
- Participate in or manage R&D projects focused on new product development for waste water and industrial water treatment applications. Establish lab testing program as well as organizing field trial testing.

your contribution

- Masters degree in Chemical, Environmental or Biotechnology engineering
- Demonstrated experience in waste water treatment
- Excellent conceptual problem-solving skills-ability with a critical analytical mind-set
- Pro-active problem solver driven by high quality standards
- Keen to embrace and implement technology evolutions
- IT: expert level in MS Office-suite and general pc-software
- Fluency in English (verbal and written), knowledge of Dutch is surplus
- Proficiency in professional reporting/communication to customers
- Expertise in one of the following areas is an advantage: Microbiology, cooling water and/or boiler water treatment, membrane separations technology, Fluid transport/hydrodynamics and mass transport.
- Excellent communication skills towards all levels within the organization
- Willing to travel for short periods of time within the EMEA region
- Strong environmental, health and safety ethics

engineer (m/f)
employment type
full time
contract type
immediate permanent employments
Chemische en farmaceutische industrie
your Randstad contact
Laure Grauls & Kaat Meyns

office info
Leuven Diestsevest
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