Lab Technician Dairy (Vilvoorde- Temp)

13-3-2020 vilvoorde
company profile

This position provides Pilot Plant and Lab Application support to Customer requests/projects and to Product Development projects within the Application Centre in Vilvoorde. It is focussed on the Dairy Category.

job description

Major Tasks:
A:Set up and conduct trials and analysis
-You will perform application work in lab/pilot plants on development projects, and on customer requests
-You will mainly focus on pilot work for the dairy categories. You maybe help out in other categories like Convenience, Confectionary, Bakery, Dairy, Beverages and such.
-You are accountable for setting up the individual experiments and execution to support projects/ requests.
-You will prepare equipment, including sanitation procedure
-You will provide accurate data measured during trials and analyses
-You will prepare prototypes for shipment to customers, including document preparation and labelling
-You will prepare prototypes for exhibitions, seminars and trainings
-You are also responsible for cleaning of application equipment/benches
-You will comply with our rules on EHS (environment, health and safety), food safety, clean work and work on continuous improvements

B:Report, interpret and share knowledge
-You will be responsible for reporting on the practical work done and data storage
-You may create Standard operation and cleaning procedures

your contribution

-Bachelor degree in food science/technology or equivalent by experience
-Interests and competencies to work with bigger process equipment (pilot scale)
-Experience in Dairy processes and applications
-Enjoys working in a team
-Knowledge and Experience in Analytical methods (chemical and physical methods)
-Experience in working with formulation and recipes
-Knowledge on finished food products
-Knowledge on Lab/Pilot Safety and Food safety
-Fluent in English
-PC literate
-Work accurately and respect deadlines

what do we offer?

Our offer:
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world. Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

lab technician (m/f)
employment type
full time
contract type
temporary contract
Gezondheidszorg en maatschappelijke dienstverlening
your Randstad contact
Kaat Meyns en Elke Michiels

office info
Leuven Diestsevest
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