R&D Lab Technician Food

Onze klant is een internationaal gerenommeerd voedingsbedrijf. Het Europees onderzoekscentrum van dit bedrijf bevindt zich in Vilvoorde. Daar doet men hoofdzakelijk research ivm voeding, voedingsingrediënten en diervoeding.
Currently we are looking for a lab technician.

This position provides Lab and Pilot Plant Application support related to Customer requests/projects and to Product Development projects.




Set up and conduct trials and analysis

·         You will perform application work in lab/pilot plants on development projects, and on customer requests

·         You will work for different categories, including Convenience, Confectionary, Bakery, Dairy, Beverages etc.

·         You are accountable for setting up the individual experiments and execution to support projects/ requests.

·         You will prepare equipment, including sanitation procedure

·         You will provide accurate data measured during trials and analyses

·         You will prepare prototypes for shipment to customers, including document preparation and labelling

·         You will prepare prototypes for exhibitions, seminars and trainings

·         You are also responsible for cleaning of application equipment/benches

·         You will comply with the company's rules on EHS (environment, health and safety) and food safety and clean work and work on continuous improvements


Report, interpret and share knowledge 

·         You will be responsible for reporting on the practical work done and data storage

·         You may create Standard operation and cleaning procedures




 ·         Bachelor degree in food science/technology or equivalent by experience

·         Knowledge and experience in Lab and pilot Application processes

·         Skills & competencies to work with bigger process equipment (pilot scale)

·         Knowledge and Experience in Analytical methods (chemical and physical methods)

·         Experience in working with formulation and recipes

·         Knowledge on finished food products

·         Knowledge on Lab/Pilot Safety and Food safety

·         Fluent in English

·         PC literate

·         Work accurately and respect deadlines

 Functie van 1 jaar alvast, mogelijks langer.











Goedele Wilssens
03 808 21 79