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Lab technician

SABIC Petrochemicals B.V.

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Over de functie

Yacht has a current vacancy for the position of Lab technician at Sabic. In the department Technology & Innovation of SABIC Europe in Geleen, we are looking for an enthusiastic person with affinity for the challenging interplay of groundbreaking chemistry and its possible application in current or future processes of SABIC. 

As lab technician you will fully participate in the running research program. The main tasks involve an interesting combination of polymer synthesis using different laboratory bench-scale reactors (0.3 L, 2 L and 20 L), molecular characterization of the polymers and the continuous interaction with various scientists in charge of the materials’ performance in intended applications. Experimental skills are a must.

Your tasks and responsibilities as lab technician are:

  • Conducting lab scale work: polymerization experiments, including upscaling and analytical work.
  • Regular reporting of the results both in writing and verbally.
  • Interaction with other functions within Technology & Innovation. 
  • Active contribution to safety and housekeeping programs.
  • Supervision of interns in the lab on safety aspects. 


We are looking for a candidate with the following profile:

  • Bachelor or Vapro C
  • Either a synthetic chemical or technical chemical background willing to work in a diverse multidisciplinary environment. 
  • Proven lab experimental skills are required. 
Furthermore, the perfect Lab technician is/has:
  • keen and experienced to work with high safety standards.  
  • Good communication skills in English. 


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals.

Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects for our clients in the Dutch “Brainport” Eindhoven region, mainly on projects at our clients’ Research & Development departments. Our Brainport region is considered to be the smartest region in the world! We cooperate with high tech companies that work on the cutting edge of technology. To give you an example of our portfolio: FrieslandCampina, Danone, Unilever, Mars, Heineken, Refresco and many others.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Simon Hozi via telefoonnummer 06-23247281

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