TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation. Founded in 1937. Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.000 people. Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.
Research and Development (R&D) in Europe is responsible for the planning, the development and the production of attractive, superior quality cars matching European market requirements.
Technician team in Material Engineering Division is responsible for the evaluation and analysis of materials used in automobile, i.e. metal, corrosion protection technology, organic material, fabric, paint and so on.
Our function is to qualify performance and the durability of European materials after various tests.
These tests simulate the lifetime of the vehicle in all environmental condition that the materials will be exposed to, i.e. stress/strain, impact, corrosion, temperature cycle, humidity and so on.
Your responsibility is planning and performing evaluations of materials and parts applied to vehicle as following;
• Evaluation of paints and painted parts according to Toyota standards (decorative and anti-corrosion)
• Evaluation of the air quality inside vehicles through evaluations of volatile organic compounds of parts.
• Evaluation of plastic materials and parts for physical and endurance properties.
Bachelor degree in chemistry, mechanics or automotive
• Safety first mind. High awareness of chemical handling in terms of Safety & Health. .
• Open personality able to work in an independent way, hands-on mentality.
• Comfortable to work in a team environment
• Fluent in English, Knowledge of Dutch is an asset
You have a Toyota DNA, this means you:
Wish to develop and you are ready to persevere in order to reach challenging targets.
Seek facts before making recommendations or decisions.
Have strong planning and organization skills
Enjoy working in a team, respecting others.
Have a creative mind and passion for cars. (if relevant for function)
Have excellent communication skills
Interim contract of 1 year
Starting date: ASAP
Place of employment:
Belgium - Zaventem : Toyota Motor Europe Technical Center
We offer a dynamic and challenging multicultural work environment in which competence and quality play an important role. Enhancing personal growth and a real opportunity to invest in your future through on the job development and training. Where your effort, dedication and initiative are rewarded by a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package.
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