ENGIE Laborelec is a leadingexpertise and research centre in electrical power technology. Drawing on theskills of 240 highly specialized engineers and technicians, the company isactive on the whole electricity value chain and backs a large set of customersin the fields of generation, transmission, distribution, storage and final useof electricity, with a particular focus upon the energy transition and the 3D’s -
decentralization, decarbonization and digitalization.
All forms of electricity generationcome within our capabilities, whether centralized or decentralized, from fossiland nuclear to renewables technologies.
Directly or indirectly, we also workfor a large array of other customers, including grid operators, largeindustries, SME’s, cities, regions or residential prosumers.
With a strong focus on high valuedelivery for our customers, we combine expert knowledge and operationalexperience with state-
of-the-art analysis and measurement capabilities toprovide operational research and development services, specialized expertiseand tailor-
made global solutions. We guarantee the independence and objectivityof our solutions and recommendations.
Established in 1962 to supportelectricity companies with a wide range of specialized services, Laborelec istoday a cooperative company, with ENGIE and independent grid operators asshareholders.
Laborelec has a global presence, with activities in more than 60countries and offices in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Chile and AbuDhabi.
Laborelec's Materials Technology Department specializes in materials-related issues encounteredby power plants .Our primary task is to boost power plant reliability by analyzing andpreventing damage, determining the life span of critical components to developan optimal repair or replacement plan, and drawing up an effective repair andrefurbishment policy.
Our work involves analyzing specific problems and failurecases in the field, and carrying out projects which focus on generic problems.
Asa (Junior) Specialist, you will work on solving tangible problems and carry outlonger-term projects, offering the opportunity to build up practical experiencein the field and to enhance technical knowledge in one or more areas;
Youwill essentially work for nuclear power plants, in addition to conventionalplants and industrial installations around the world;
You will work on non-metallicmaterials such as polymers, concrete, coatings and claddings;
Asthe single point of contact for the customer, you will be in charge of definingthe scope of a field intervention, coordinating the required lab analysis, interpretingresults, and producing a report including recommendations for presentation tothe customer;
Dependingon your preferences and your particular talents, you could progress to a topexpert role, a multidisciplinary or project management oriented role, or anoperational role with technical management aspects, within Laborelec or the widerENGIE group.
Areyou passionate about technology, and considering a career as an expert?
You have an engineering degree in chemistry or materials science, a PhD in materials science or the equivalent by experience;
Knowledge of insulating materials for electrical engineering is a plus;
Knowledge of analytic techniques (FTIR, SEM-EDX, DSC, TGA, ) and physical property testing is a plus;
Adegree or experience in coatings, claddings or concrete is an advantage;
Youare passionate about technology;
You havestrong analytical skills, you are realistic and have a pragmatic approach;
You areat ease interacting with personnel in the field;
You shareyour knowledge, and look for solutions with colleagues;
Youare flexible and are willing to travel to carry out work on-site, including innuclear installations, with international trips one of about a week;
You arecustomer-oriented, creative and capable of solving complex problems, proposinghigh-added-value innovative solutions;
Youhave high ethical standards and an inherent safety-conscious attitude;
Youare fluent in Dutch, French and English, or could become fluent quickly;
Nuclearclearance is an advantage.
Ifyou qualify, don’t hesitate to apply.
acompetitive salary, supplemented by numerous benefits
awide range of training and development opportunities
ahealthy work / life balance, and
anexciting career in a leading competence centre, with prospects within the ENGIEgroup, the international energy player of which Laborelec is a part.
Your HR contact :
Damien Colmant -damien.colmant external.engie.com
Workplace : ENGIE Lab Laborelec - Rodestraat 125 - 1630 Linkebeek
Posting Date : Jan 11, 2019