Kingspan Insulation is now offering an exciting opportunity for an R&D Engineer to join the team in Jönköping, Sweden.
Kingspan Group is the global leader in high performance insulation, building fabric and solar integrated building envelopes. Founded in the late 1960s, the Group has grown steadily to become a prominent brand within the construction industry. Kingspan Insulation is a market leading manufacturer of premium and high performance rigid insulation products and insulated systems for building fabric and building services applications. Manufacturing excellence, first class customer service and unrivalled expertise in meeting the needs of the market are just some of the many strengths that Kingspan Insulation offers to designers, engineers and contractors.
About the job:
As a R&D Engineer you will be working independently with developing product characteristics and optimising production processes in order to efficiently manufacture products that are aligned with developments in the insulation products market. In this role you will be able to influence both your own and the company's development.
- Research into product improvement.
- Optimisation of production methods.
- Application of new production techniques both in the lab and in production.
- Project team results.
- Verification of product specifications.
- Leading role in project teams.
- Developing new products and applications.
- Setting standard operating procedures.
- Trouble shooting in case of process issues.
In order for you to fully enjoy this job we are looking for you with 3-5 years' work experience from a similar role with relevant academic education preferably in the field of chemical engineering. You have relevant knowledge of chemical engineering, affinity with chemistry and knowledge of production techniques, preferably insulation products.
As a person you are result driven, flexible and have excellent analytical skills. It is important that you appreciate working independently and in a global team. Furthermore, you enjoy working in a production environment as well as a lab. Full professional proficiency in verbal and written English is a must. Communication skills and your ability to build a network of contacts is the key to success.
What can Kingspan offer you?
At Kingspan you will be able to influence both your own and the company´s development. You will work with a world-class product portfolio, exciting and challenging tasks, with nice and driven colleagues. We offer you competitive terms, a creative work environment and great opportunities to develop within the company. As a new R&D engineer at Kingspan we offer you a thorough introduction program in the UK, Netherlands and Sweden.
If you have any questions regarding the position you are welcome to contact Caroline Magnusson, Recruitment Consultant Experis, ph + 46 (0) 703 167953 or Eva Ekdahl, Recruitment Consultant Experis ph + 46 (0) 722 388150.
Welcome with your application as soon as possible. We will continuously review applications and interview the best suitable candidates.