Milliken & Company is one of the world's largest privately held textile and chemical manufacturers. We are widely acknowledged as an international leader in research, technology, innovation and customer service. By combining science with design and insights, Milliken tackles the issues and concerns of today. Every day, our community of innovators is invigorated by the challenge of finding creative ways to enhance people's lives. We spend our days exploring, discovering, and creating, pushing at what is possible while always considering what is needed. Milliken associates around the world are working to add real value to people's lives, to make the world around us easier, safer, more sustainable and more beautiful. For its Chemicals Division in Ghent, Milliken is currently looking for a:
TS&D Engineer Plastic Additives
As a member of the technical team, reporting to our Commercial Manager, your role is to provide high quality technical service and development support to our key customers in the polyolefin manufacturing and plastics processing industry. Your industry knowledge and product line expertise in plastics formulations and applications allows you to qualify our customers' needs and to solve issues in order to further grow and develop our additives in existing and new applications. Building strong technical relationships with our customers and independent institutes is key to your success.
Masters degree in polymer technology, chemistry, chemical engineering or equivalent. Work experience in the plastics industry, ideally 3 years in the polyolefin industry (plant engineer, TS&D engineer, plastic additives, …) or plastics processing. Motivated graduates are also welcomed to apply. Analytical & problem solving mindset Strong drive, initiative and ownership Strong communication & team skills Willingness to travel frequently abroad (40-50%) Good working knowledge of the PC environment Languages: very fluent in English. (Arabic or Russian speaking language skills are a plus)
The opportunity to be part of an international company and to have the responsibility of own important projects Permanent education and training to stay up-to-date in your field of expertise Career opportunities in an innovative and international environment Competitive remuneration package
Interested? Are you enthusiastic to join our chemical division? We would like to hear from you! Please send your resume and motivational letter to for the attention of Anne Stevens.