• Nieuwegein
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
solliciteer via YACHT

Senior Techician/ Engineer


  • 24 september 2018
  • Nieuwegein
  • 40 uur
  • HBO

functieomschrijving

  • 24 september 2018
  • vacaturenummer: 9058263

As a (Senior) Research engineer in the Global Research & Innovation test laboratories, you will be working with several researchers and project managers on R&D projects focused on rubbers, polymers materials and parts. This includes seals or plastic bearings units.

In accordance to the projects needs and requests of the project managers, your main responsibilities will be (amongst others):

  • carry out sample preparation for material characterization and/or seal testing;
  • carry out established tests related to polymer and rubber characterization for chemical, mechanical and physical properties;
  • carry out established tests related to seal performance testing, such as friction, wear, contamination ingress, leakage and life;
  • process, analyze, measure, present and document results of tests;
  • take an active role in the design and development of new test methods;
  • take ownership of some of the laboratory equipment and ensure that health

    and safety regulations and guidelines are observed;

  • perform routine maintenance and calibration of lab equipment;
  • maintain functional equipment and adequate supplies in the laboratory;
  • propose improvements in the working environment and working practices.

Functie-eisen

  • You have a bachelor (HBO, BSc) or Master degree in Mechanical engineering,  Material Science or equivalent.
  • You have at least 3 years of relevant working experience.
  • You are familiar with testing of rotary shaft equipment (bearings, seals).
  • Knowledge on test data acquisition programming ,e.g. FAMOS, LabVIEW, Matlab and/or CAD software such as Creo or Solidworks is considered a plus.
  • You have experience with maintaining equipment and consumables.
  • You are fluent in written and spoken English
  • You have good knowledge of Microsoft office packages, e.g. Excel
  • You have a hands-on approach and are interested in experimental testing and practical work.
  • You have an enthusiastic attitude.
  • You are a self-motivated, pro-active team member.
  • You are customer-focused and result oriented.
  • You have good communication and writing skills

Arbeidsvoorwaarden

The research and innovation department of our client develops and provides advanced knowledge on polymer and other materials to assist and support polymer product development and innovation within other departments. Its activities focus mainly on developing new advanced characterization, modelling and testing solutions for their products, that include seals and other polymeric bearing components.

 

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Contactinformatie

Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Steven Kivits via telefoonnummer 06-22824687

Werken voor Yacht
Yacht is dé organisatie van en voor professionals. Wij verbinden professionals en organisaties die het verschil willen maken. Ons doel is optimaal resultaat: jou als professional uitdagend werk bieden waarmee jij de organisaties van onze opdrachtgevers blijvend verbetert. Behoor jij tot de beste professionals in jouw vak? Wil je samen met vakgenoten het verschil maken bij toonaangevende organisaties? Dan willen we jou graag leren kennen.

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor zowel mannen als vrouwen.

Deze vacature wordt via YACHT aangeboden. Het solliciteren en verdere contact verloopt via YACHT.