R&D Support Technician

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Date: May 10, 2022

Location: Deerlijk, BE

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.



Providing technical support for R&D projects & experiments


Key responsibilities


  • Designing new concepts for equipment, test setups, …
  • Providing/adapting technical drawings for equipment, test setups, …
  • Realization of (adapted) equipment, test setups, …  in collaboration with mechanical/electrical operators
  • Contacts with suppliers / external contractors regarding technical realizations
  • (Limited) admin & follow up of ordering process regarding technical realizations
  • Close collaboration with R&D teams, Engineering, site I&L


Skills & Competencies

  • 2D and 3D drawing software
  • (Electro)mechanical background
  • (Programming skills)
  • Hands-on & problem solving mentality
  • Ability to work well with various teams & departments
  • Good communication & technical writing skills


  • Bachelor (electro)mechanics or equal by experience



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

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