Engineer - Rubber testing

Updated: 17 days ago
Deadline: 31 May 2024

Key takeaways

As a rubber testing engineer, you will work in the Elastomer Technology Engineering ETE being part of the Department Mechanics of Solids Surfaces and Systems  MS3 , Faculty of Engineering Technology. The ETE group has modern, well-equipped laboratories with standard as well as special-purpose testing machines for the production and characterization of rubber compounds.

ETE is seeking a Rubber Testing Engineer for a full-time position to be responsible for all devices to produce and characterize rubber compounds and to train researchers and students to use all devices.

Job specification

As Rubber Testing Engineer, you are responsible for the daily operational, safety and maintenance aspects of the equipment to produce and characterize rubber as well as characterize the raw ingredients of rubber.

For this, you will:

  • support researchers and students in the setup and execution of experiments;
  • design and build support structures for unique experiments;
  • carry out own experiments to characterize raw ingredients as well as to produce and characterize rubber compounds to guarantee the well-functioning of all devices.

Information and application

For more information about this vacancy you can contact Prof. Anke Blume, +31 (0) 53 489 3217, e-mail: [email protected].

Please send your application, with a curriculum vitae, references and, if applicable, a list of publications before 31 May 2024 through the link "Apply Now".

The first round of interviews will take place in the 1st or 2nd week of June.

About the organisation

The Faculty of Engineering Technology (ET) engages in education and research of Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Industrial Design Engineering. We enable society and industry to innovate and create value using efficient, solid and sustainable technology. We are part of a ‘people-first' university of technology, taking our place as an internationally leading center for smart production, processes and devices in five domains: Health Technology, Maintenance, Smart Regions, Smart Industry and Sustainable Resources. Our faculty is home to about 2,900 Bachelor's and Master's students, 550 employees and 150 PhD candidates. Our educational and research programmes are closely connected with UT research institutes Mesa+ Institute, TechMed Center and Digital Society Institute.

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