Welcome at Saint-Gobain!
Saint-Gobain designs, produces and distributes materials and solutions which can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. Change the world – not on your own, but in a team that just pursued this mission for over 350 years.
The Innovative Materials sector comprising the Flat Glass and High Performance Materials Activities, is the source of Saint-Gobain’s technological strength. With its unique portfolio of materials and processes for the habitat and industrial markets, the Sector embodies the Group’s innovation-oriented culture and alone accounts for almost two-thirds of the Group’s total research and development commitment. The goal is to increase the proportion of high value-added, co-developed solutions in the overall mix.
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain International AG is an international leader in the production of fire protection, safety and high performance glass for buildings and marine. Having grown successfully in the market over many years, Vetrotech – with headquarters in Switzerland
- has several production sites in Europe and overseas as well as sales offices and its own test laboratories for safety glass.
We are looking for a Project engineer working within the innovations team.
Attached to the innovations manager, your main role will be to develop a new fire rated glass
Reponsibilities include :
Developing a new fire rated glass
Performing lab scale to make finished fire resistant glazing
Performing basic laboratory tests
Supporting production trials
Writing accurate experimental plans and reports
Analyzing data collection
Your main contacts will be : Jérôme Korus innovations manager
Business trips are to be planned as for 5% of your time.
Background : chemistry or material engineering
Fluent in : English and German
Experience : 2 years in a similar or lab position.
Hard skills : organized and you keep your work documented, able to analyze data and write reports in a clear way
Soft skills : creative problem-solving mindset with a hands-on approach and detail-orientated, ability to work safely and effectively with a diverse scientific R&D team