TS&D Engineer 1

Datum: 20-okt-2021

Plaats: Gent, VOV, BE

Bedrijf: Milliken and Company

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. 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 EMEA in Ghent, Milliken is currently looking for a: 


As a member of the technical team, reporting to our Technical 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.


•    You have a master’s degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or equivalent. 
•    You can rely on a work experience of minimum 3 years in a Technical Service role in the polyolefin industry or plastics processing industry (compounding or application specific experience).
•    You have an analytical, technical & problem-solving mindset, thriving in a new business development climate.
•    You have a strong drive, sense of initiative and ownership, you act proactively.
•    You are in possession of strong communication & team skills.
•    You are willing to travel frequently abroad (40-50%), you adapt easily to changing situations.
•    You are very fluent in English. 
•    You are based in Belgium and can commit to working in our Ghent office on a regular basis when not travelling.


•    The opportunity to be part of an international company and to have the responsibility to 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 
•    An attractive compensation package, including company car, health care and group insurance etc…
•    An attractive bonus plan based on performance

Are you enthusiastic to join our technical team in our chemical division? We would like to hear from you!