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R&D Lab Technician

Terneuzen, Zeeland
Job Type
31 Aug 2022

Dow has an exciting job opening as an R&D Technician in the Process Development & Circularity team within Packaging, Specialty Plastics & Hydrocarbons R&D. This job offers an exceptional opportunity to join a growing R&D organization in Europe and to contribute to solve the challenges of today and tomorrow in Sustainability, Emission Reduction and Waste Plastics Recycling.

At Dow, we invest in your career but also promote a culture of caring. We believe in the power of a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone can bring their whole self and be treated with the same respect regardless of gender identity, age and more. Can you help us shape a more inclusive future? Then apply for the position of R&D Lab Technician today.

what we offer
  • A monthly salary between €2800 and €3200
  • 40 hours per week
  • Travel and tunnel expenses reimbursed
who are you

Could it be you?

  • You have an associate degree in chemistry, analytical chemistry, process technology, biology, or equivalent, preferably with some first relevant work experience, or you have a bachelor's degree with or without a first work experience.
  • You are eager to learn and explore new technologies, analysis methods and related software programs.
  • You have or are willing to obtain VCA VOL
  • You have a valid work permit for the Netherlands
  • You are a good communicator with working knowledge of English.
  • You bring a can-do attitude to work but with a safety-first mindset.
what will you do

Enjoy what you do every day!

Your tasks as a R&D Lab Technician will be:

  • Working as part of a team in a laboratory setting, supporting chemists and engineers in developing, screening and commercializing new feedstocks, catalysts and processes.
  • Managing and then safely execute laboratory work requests, maintaining and running relevant laboratory apparatus and testing equipment and documenting data.
  • Developing experimental plans for review/approval by your project team and execute approved plans by performing routine and non-standard tasks or procedures of higher complexity.
  • Achieving project goals using technical, role-specific skills and experience, and introduces new procedures for new instrument methods, equipment changes, or new equipment.
where will you work

Dow Benelux constantly works on innovation. They do this by combining scientific insights with their technological knowledge. The beating heart of Dow Benelux is in Terneuzen, Zeeuws-Vlaanderen (Zeelandic Flanders, the Netherlands). With its 17 plants and about 3,200 employees, Dow Terneuzen is the second-largest production site of The Dow Chemical Company. As the largest employer in Zeelandic Flanders, Dow contributes to the economic and social success of this region.

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  • Job Reference: 698941528-2
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad
  • Location: Terneuzen, Zeeland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent