Agc’S TECHNOVATION CENTRE is looking for A RESEARCH ASSISTANT (VIE status) IN MATERIAL SCIENCES WITH INTEREST IN TRANSPARENT POLYMERS TO WORK ON GLASS PROJECTS
AGC Glass Europe offers challenging, and highly rewarding career opportunities. Join a leading international glass company, share a global stage of incredible opportunity with more than 50,000 employees world-wide. Work and grow alongside some of the brightest people in your field.
AGC offer competitive benefits and compensation packages designed to attract and to retain the very best. We promote an open culture, encourage creativity giving people’s ideas a chance to flourish.
AGC’s Technovation Centre (Gosselies, Belgium)
The Technovation Centre located in Gosselies (Belgium) centralises research, engineering and IP activities under one roof. It employs 250 people among which 180 researchers (mostly engineers and PhD’s), all driven by operational excellence and innovation.
Based on its three missions of technological innovation, technical assistance and scientific advice, the R&D Centre is developing the high-tech glass products of tomorrow for building and automotive applications while taking human wellbeing and protection of the environment into account.
Antibacterial glass, Glassiled Motion for dynamic façades TirExtreme for Multitouch screen, Wideye for LiDAR solution inside the vehicle are some of the most recent innovations.
THE ANALYSIS INVESTIGATION AND TESTING (AIT) DEPARTMENT
The Analysis Investigation and Testing (AIT) Department located in Gosselies (Belgium) provides a wide range of services for researchers as well as industrial and commercial customers.
Services include amongst others analysis of raw materials, analyses and testing of glass products, determining of conformity with specification or technical requirements, problem solving and root cause analyses, supplying of characterisation methods, expertise in metrology and certifications.
Your duties inside AIT
The position requires technical curiosity across many research fields including glass and plastics and a desire for technical leadership.
-You will work inside a team of approximately 30 researchers and technicians.
-You will receive relevant training and support as soon as you arrive and will discover our industrial world.
-You will collaborate with
-researchers involved in the development of superior glass products and processes with added value in terms of innovation, quality and costs for the automotive industries.
-experts in Quality Intelligence and Metrology.
- You will assist in the following fields
- maintaining knowledge of metrology principles in glass measurement and inspection
- establishing new metrology requirements if required
-providing data analysis, experimentation, and collaboration with other specialists to solve issues
- providing support for projects involving glass and plastics
-recommending/implementing improvements to processes and equipment.
YOUR PROFILE - RESEARCH ASSISTANT
You are fluent in English and/ or French
You will be recruited under the administrative and financial VIE (International Volunteer) status defined by Business France https://www.civiweb.com/FR/le-volontariat-international/conditions-du-VIE.aspx. You may not be a Belgian resident at the time of your registration, must be member of one of the European Union countries and be under 28 years old.
For further info, see https://www.civiweb.com/FR/offre/106114.aspx?&xtmc=agc&xtnp=1&xtcr=1
Thank you for applying with Brigitte Dubuisson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested ? – check the testimonial from a young researcher who joined us last year under VIE status https://youtu.be/JUJFkHyHfAs
Apply in writing to Brigitte Dubuisson
AGC Technovation Centre
Rue Louis Blériot 12 – 6041 Gosselies (Belgium)