Raw Materials Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Santa Lucia di Piave, Italy
2019-11-09

Raw Material Engineer

At Electrolux we are on a journey to shape living for the better. By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich peoples’ daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in defining enjoyable and sustainable living. 

In R&D Food Preservation we are looking for a Raw Material Engineer will work in the global technical team in charge of selecting, testing and qualifying raw materials for household appliances. 

On a regular day at work you will:
• Investigate materials and manufacturing processes for appliance components
• Contribute to the proper material selection across a wide range of functional applications and polymer families
• Provide technical support on materials to Architectures, Factories and Manufacturing
• Support Purchasing in cross functional actions/projects
• Complete polymer/metal characterization and investigate on failures and claims
• Support Process and Mechanical simulation team. Analysis of outcomes from mold flow and FE simulations and
part/tool design or process parameters.
• Creation of specifications and test procedures
• Support raw material database implementation
• Support regulatory activities (restricted substances, food contact, flammability)

YOU:
Team oriented. You have a strong communication and influencing skills.
Proactive. You are independent and able to take initiative.
Strong communicator. You embrace cultural diversities and are able to tailor communication to different audiences.
Creative. You are open minded and curious to discover more.
Problem solver. You see opportunities where others see obstacles.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Master Degree in Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Chemical or Material Engineering or other technical field.
• We are open to ambitious fresh graduates with relevant academic background
• Knowledge of material technologies (plastics, metals)
• Knowledge of the main manufacturing processes (metal forming, molding, etc.) is a plus
• Fluent English
Kindly provide your CV in English

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'