Posted: 13 December 2022

Laboratory Technician – Covestro

Location: Hoek van Holland, The Netherlands
Hours: 40

The Company

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful. We refined Chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 18,150 colleagues now and together we will make the world a brighter place. The factory is located in Hoek van Holland. It is close to the beach (2km) and has an amazing view of the canal (Nieuwe Waterweg) and the North Sea. The factory produces optical fiber coatings and 3Dprinting resins (SOMOS®).

What We Offer

A position for laboratory technician. This position is full-time (40 hours) and allows flexible hours. The position is accountable to perform, document, and communicate results of quality control for raw materials and finished goods. The quality laboratory operates globally by supporting the businesses in North America and Asia-Pacific. In the laboratory, there is a wide range of analytical methods, including: rheometry, HPLC, GPC, GC, DMA, spectrophotometers, microscopes, titration, tensile testing, and color measurements.


  • High standards in Safety, Health, Environment and Quality.
  • Performing analysis on raw materials and finished goods.
  • Reporting and communication of results.
  • Maintaining high standards in quality testing and housekeeping.
  • Working according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
  • Calibration and maintenance of all instrumentation and devices.
  • First-line troubleshooting.
  • Maintain, review and improve working standards and SOP.

Qualifications & Skills

  • MBO or Bachelor’s degree in chemistry and laboratory work experience
  • Dutch and/or English, written and spoken.
  • Willing to learn with a hands-on mentality
  • MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)


The quality control department strives to create a pleasant, inclusive and professional work environment. The goal is to have all-round technicians and develop their personal skills and career based on interests, expertise and needs.

Contact our managing partner Albert Peters +31 6 28209882 for more information about this vacancy.

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