Laboratory technician for mechanical testing

Reference : MRT-2018-040

Type: Researcher
Contract type: Fixed term contract
Duration: 12 months
Place: Belvaux

Context

 

The Technician will join a team dedicated to materials testing and will be involved in mechanical testing. He will replace a member of the team during its parental leave.
He/She will be involved in a high quality environment.

 

Description

 

The Technician provides technical support to RDI projects and service delivery activities by carrying out technical day-to-day laboratory activities based on well-defined protocols and by ensuring the proper functioning of the instruments/equipment he/she is using.

Tasks:

Carrying-out of technical day-to-day activities

  • Prepare samples
  • Carry out various mechanical tests: tensile, compression, fatigue
  • Ensure the quality of the delivered results
  • Draft test reports
  • Propose improvements
  • Respect security/hygiene protocols

Assurance of proper functioning and maintenance of equipment /laboratories/ computers

  • Participate in ensuring security and waste management in the laboratories and good laboratory practice
  • Handle the basic machine/equipment/software maintenance and fix related problems
  • Report any problem related to machines, ask for the intervention of an internal/external expert technician when required

Training

  • Learn, master and apply the processes/protocols related to the instruments/equipment he/she uses
  • Keep abreast of update and best practices of his/her technique(s)

 


Profile

 

Education

  • Bac + 2  - Diploma in science or Technology Diploma
  • Or Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a laboratory environment

Competencies

  • Mechanical tests

Language

  • English and French

 

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Contact

Dr Marc ANGOTTI
Dr Marc ANGOTTI

 Cathy SCHWARTZ
Cathy SCHWARTZ

Linked files

MRT-2018-040.pdf