metallurgist (leuven, vast) in heverlee

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job details

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location
heverlee, vlaams-brabant
job category
Chemie & Pharmacie
job type
vast
reference number
RSBE480932
phone
016 58 95 22
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job description

We are looking for a Metallurgist to conduct root cause analysis on metallurgical failures and corrosion mechanism assessments. These metallurgical investigations apply to samples from the water and process treatment industries, such as boilers, heat exchangers, cooling towers, petroleum refineries, reverse osmosis membranes, and this for customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The metallurgist is responsible for conducting metallurgical failure analyses. He/she gathers necessary process information, decides on required analytical information (cooperation with other departments in the lab (organic analyses, microbiological examinations). Based on this information a concise analytical report is written. This function includes operation of the Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM-EDXA) to support the metallurgical examinations.

qualification

- Master degree in metallurgical engineering or equivalent by experience - Experience of minimum 5 years in a similar role - IT: general pc-software - Fluency in English, knowledge of Dutch is surplus - Pro-active behaviour; professional reporting to customers Excellent communication skills towards all levels within the organization - Problem solving capability - Capable of driving the implementation of projects and programs - Self-starter