Development Chemist

29-5-2020 gent
company profile

Arteco, a joint adventure between Chevron and Total, is a young and dynamic chemical company and leader in its market segment. The company develops and manufactures quality antifreeze coolants and heat transfer fluids for automotive and industrials applications.

The company has international activities and a strong focus on R&D. For its office in Ghent, Arteco is currently looking for a development chemist.

job description

Do you have strong analytical skills and an intellectual curiosity?

Look at this interesting job opportunity!

As Development Chemist, you manage the developments for our product portfolio. You are responsible for the additive package development as well as for product development in relation to coolants, heat transfer fluids and hot-test or running-in fluids. In addition to research and development, you will also have OEM and supplier contacts in support of the product range and upcoming product introductions.

Your role:

You develop product formulations that meet market global, regional and/or key OEM requirements in alignment with the business plan.

You participate in the support of the Company's worldwide coolants marketing and manufacturing activities to enable identification of future product needs and supplier intelligence.

You develop long-term technical relationships with industry driver partners.

You use your acquired skills to provide guidance and coaching to lab technicians and other colleagues. At a later stage, you give presentations and provide trainings.

You act as an ambassador for the Arteco values, Code of Conduct and policies.

your contribution

You hold a Master or PhD degree in Chemistry. A solid working experience in the field is desirable, but we also want to have a chat with ambitious graduates.

You are fluent in English (written and spoken). Knowledge of Dutch and German and presentation skills are assets for customer contacts.

Collaborating with other research team members, our sales teams and industry partners is your second nature.

You have strong and in depth scientific knowledge and good technical insights.

Your creative and analytical skills will lead to success in this position.

what do we offer?

We offer you a challenging role in a growing and financially sound company. You will be working in an international environment with high quality and safety standards.  You will join a dynamic team who values independent thinking and teamwork.

At Arteco, they believe people are key to success, and they support them by giving opportunities for personal development and growth. Arteco offers a competitive salary package, group insurance, health insurance, meal vouchers, a large vacation entitlement and the possibility to work from home 1 day per week…

Sounds good?

Apply now by sending your resume with cover letter in English to us.

Any questions?

Ing. Nathalie Thienpont

Sales & Recruitment Consultant - AUSY Engineering

Pauline Van Pottelsberghelaan 12 - 9051 Sint-Denijs-Westrem


Gsm: 0486/52.10.19

Tel: 09/259.12.12

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employment type
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contract type
immediate permanent employments
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