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Do you have a keen interest in all sorts of tests, and would you like to be a vital part of a vibrant test environment? And do you want to use your practical and theoretical expertise to ensure high quality in our ambitious lab work? Then this position may be the next step in your career.
In this team, you will be a vital part of VELUX Product Development supporting the development of the pane in the roof window. You will be a part of a newly established laboratory supporting scientists and developers.
Your primary tasks will be related to measurements and tests of materials, gasses and components. You will generate knowledge of how the different combinations of materials influence the material performance under specific conditions. You will take part in the creative design of the different test rigs and be involved in the preparation and execution of multiple test set-ups.
Other main tasks will also include:
- Test of material properties such as tension, hardness, temper test and density
- Setting up mechanical and chemical test rigs and procedures– hands on
- Documentation and conclusions
- Provide input and support to planning of lab work
- Day-to-day operations and maintenance of test equipment
- Provide feedback to scientists and researchers and recommend corrective actions
You bring to the position a relevant technical degree as engineer, laboratory technician or bachelor of technology management and marine, toolmaker or other relevant technical degree. However, the most important part is your 3-5 years of relevant work experience form a similar role in a mechanical or chemical test environment.
In your career, you have fulfilled roles as test engineer, mechanical technician or specialist test and validation. You have hands-on knowledge in the making of creative test rigs and you know how to implement the knowledge gained from your test environment into the making of new high-end products.
You have the ability to understand complex problems and know how to communicate and collaborate with other specialists. We expect your working style to be persistent, independent, structured and with an effective attention to details.
As a person, you have high demands to your own standard displaying respect for and following internal quality standards and procedures. Moreover, you bring a solution-focused and go-do attitude and you see yourself as an independent person with a strong drive.
You have excellent communication skills and a high proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint. The role also requires you to be fully proficient in English.
You will get an opportunity to work in a team with 10-15 dedicated colleagues at a high professional level, who puts extra emphasis into working as one team reaching ambitious results. The team is characterised by an informal tone and respect for each other both as team players and as individuals.
Further, you will get a unique insight into a worldwide organisation and an exciting industry. In your everyday work, you will experience a high degree of independence in a flexible working environment where innovation, quality and reliability are prioritised on equal terms with personal and professional welfare.
The international setting is in our DNA and we believe in empowering people. We support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who strive to make a difference. If you have the ability and the drive, we give you the chance to develop within your area of expertise.
Application and contact
The application and selection process will be done in collaboration with Brinch & Partners. If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Partner Henrik Smit on +45 2215 2787.
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