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Technical designer Electricity & instrumentation m/f

Technical designer Electricity & instrumentation m/f

Belgium, Brussels

Precious Metals Refining

Engineering, Maintenance

About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are essential to everyday life. We aim to be a clear world leader in materials for clean mobility and recycling and have turned our sustainability approach into an even greater competitive advantage. With ambitions like this, imagine what you could do?

About Precious Metal Refining

The world's resources are scarce. Umicore's refining and recycling technology gives used metals a new lease of life. We are experts in treating the most complex materials from around the world. Our processes help bring value to the circular economy and reduce environmental impacts. To recover more metal from different types of material we cannot stand still. We need to find new ways to do things, discover new solutions and develop new processes. This is where you come in.

What you will be doing

In this role you will be responsible for the electrical and metrological design of installations.

Starting from a P&ID-scheme you prepare in an autonomous way the designs and define the drawing work with external engineering agencies. Also, the drafting of the technical specifications for tenders and orders of the instrumentation and electrical files are part of the job.

You conduct technical discussions with the suppliers where you challenge the tenders to the technical specifications.

In collaboration with the project managers you make the preparations for cost estimates and the planning for the realisation of the project. During the meetings with internal customers you provide explanation about the detailed proposals regarding technical aspects, budget and realisation timelines. Next to the study you are responsible for the follow up of the execution of the work and you will be involved in the start-up to guide to project to the end.

Keeping up to date and securing the electrical schemes is also a task that will demand quite some time and steering from your site.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for collaborators who strive for a sustainable development for our company. You are an example for the others and you watch over safety, respect agreements and you comply our values and standards. Additional you are open to change and you act with respect for people and the environment.

* You have a bachelor or master degree specialized in electricity or measurement and control technology.
* Knowledge of electricity and instrumentation is a must.
* Experience in an engineering environment and knowledge of SAP is an advantage.
* You are able to work with MS-office is a must, as well with Autocad 2014.
* You can work independently and you set priorities.
* You are analytical and are able to work in a structured way.
* You are assertive and a strong communicator.
* You are result driven and able to cope with time pressure and deadlines.
* You are flexible and a teamplayer.
* Due to your creativity and your distinct technical skills you are able to finish your assignments in a successful way.

You are fluent in English and willing to learn Dutch quickly.

What we offer

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. As you would expect from a world-leading organisation, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do?

If my expertise can help give new life to used metals, IMAGINE WHAT YOU COULD DO?

Technical designer Electricity & instrumentation m/f

Umicore, Brussels
Contract Type: 
Permanent contract
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