Product Quality Engineer (Heverlee-Perm)

3-4-2020 heverlee
company profile

This company solves the world's most complex challenges related to water scarcity, quality, productivity, the environment and energy.
The EMEA Product Quality team is responsible for ensuring the quality of chemical products, addressing and resolving quality incidents
and improving the quality standard in all production plants into the region. The team leads initiatives for new supplier quality
assessment, manufacturing process improvement, and plant scale-up of new products.

job description

Essential Responsibilities
- Support new supplier raw material quality assessments through documentation reviews and laboratory analyses
- Manage QC specifications, evaluate quality and formulation stability requirements and develop analytical procedures
- Design and conduct laboratory experiments and operate analytical equipment
- Collect, record, analyze experiment data, communicate the status of projects and make recommendations
- Conduct troubleshooting investigations to resolve customer and internal quality incidents
- Conduct problem-solving and improvement efforts
- Analyzing manufacturing processes for improvement using various methods of testing and inspection
- Develops forms and instructions for recording, evaluating, and reporting quality and reliability data. Writes operating procedures, compiles manuals and training material and conducts training sessions on quality control activities.
- Requires cross-functional interaction and relationship with Manufacturing, Sourcing, Regulatory, Technology, EHS, Product Management, Vendors and Commercial teams.

your contribution

Basic Qualifications/ Requirements
- Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering from an accredited university of college or equivalent by experience
- Language: English-speaking skills ILR Level 2, Limited working proficiency and good English writing skills, able to communicate technical processes in English and Dutch
- Able to present key data effectively and communicate complex technical matter clearly to a non-technical audience
- Demonstrated strong organizational skills and ability to manage and drive multiple projects in a challenging environment
- Able to make data-driven decisions that impact quality, cost, processes, etc.
- Software skills: MS excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint
- PC skills: Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and data analysis
- Flexibel to travel on 50% basis between Herentals and Heverlee SUEZ facilities
Desired Traits
- Minimum of 3 years of experience in process, quality control, or analytical chemistry in a laboratory environment
- Strong project management skills
- Strong technical written communication skills
- You can motivate and drive others
- Strong problem-solving skills, with a results-oriented mindset
- Experience with SAP data systems

what do we offer?

You will end up in an innovative company and will hold a position with many responsibilities, variation and social contact. On top of that you enjoy an attractive salary package.

engineer (m/f)
employment type
full time
contract type
temporary contract
Chemische en farmaceutische industrie
your Randstad contact
Kaat Meyns - Elke Michiels

office info
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