Laboratory Specialist
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2018-05-09

Make ideas come to life. Globally.

For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open to new ideas – we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

Laboratory Specialist – Porcia, Italy

As a part of an Advanced Product Development Team, you will gain exposure to the top technologies and you will have a chance to work with well-experienced Electrolux engineers providing most innovative solutions. If you want to enter the world of an international organization and gain valuable experience in the engineering world – this is the job for you!

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK

In your team, you will have two other colleagues working as laboratory specialists and you will report to an Advanced Product Development Global Laboratory Leader.

Your main duty will be to support the testing phase of Advanced Product Development projects, where new technologies are tested for the eventual creation of next-generation products. All international dish care standards are covered, and results are spread and accepted in all departments and regions. Your tasks will include:
• Manage and maintain Dish Care Performance Laboratory equipment and custom experimental setups.
• Prepare test equipment when necessary to ensure that all equipment is available and functioning when required.
• Ensure that the laboratory is clean and tidy, well stocked and resourced with all necessary materials.
• Follow and ensure strict safety procedures and safety checks.
• Allocation/management of equipment, resources  (materials, components, modules, products) for requested tests
• Prepare and review test reports.
• Verify the procedures correctness and results in consistency before continuing with a series of tests.
• Support the proposal of testing devices renewal, update or upgrade.
• Analytical, critical and logical skills; attention to detail
• Exposure to Six-Sigma methodologies  
• Data analysis and statistics
• Proactively contribute to the development of test procedures and laboratory quality manual.

We will provide the following:

• You will be kept up to date with Test and Global Energy Standards and Norms aligned with the other laboratories.
• You will be informed about technological developments.

YOU

• Innovative and creative. You think out of the box.
• Analytical mindset. You do not take things for granted.
• Team oriented. You work with the people not against them.
• Confident. You challenge the status quo and always look for continuous improvement.
• Critical thinking, especially vs. test results. 
• Ability to work under pressure for a short period of time.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Secondary School Diploma in Chemistry (e.g. ITIS  perito chimico) or equivalent
• IT skills (Microsoft Office). 
• LabVIEW would be a plus.

Languages:
English – good level
Italian - fluent 
We would appreciate if you kindly provide your CV in English