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OBC as an employer

Ostend Basic Chemicals is a chemical company in West Flanders, with a friendly atmosphere. At the same time, it’s an internationally renowned supplier on the Phthalic Anhydride market. We currently have these job offers: Allround maintenance technician and Electrotechnician.

 

Based on a traffic-free location at the Belgian coast, this company employs 35 people in a 24-hour system: technicians, operators and laboratory chemists. Thanks to the rather small scale and short lines of communication and reporting, OBC creates a stimulating and inspiring work environment.

OBC offers a variety of career opportunities and attractive salary conditions. The jobs are diversified and the employers get a lot of responsibility and independence in managing and optimising the chemical processes.

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Job offers

Allround maintenance technician (m/f)

Job description

  • You are co-responsible for the preventative and curative maintenance of the chemical process installation.
  • You collaborate in the dynamic maintenance team for the daily inspection and repair and during the bigger maintenance works in the case of a shutdown.

Your profile

  • You are a creative problem solver.
  • You are a team player, eager to learn and communicative.
  • You are well aware of safety regulations, you have an eye for quality and a big sense of responsibility.
  • You have a technical degree in electromechanics and are passionate about technics.
  • You can work independently and have experience with product manuals and mechanical drawings.

Training

You’ll get thorough training about the production process, on the job training by experienced technicians and external education according to your profile and ambitions.

Interested? Need more information? Contact us!

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Electrotechnician (m/v)

Job description

  • You are responsible for the electrical maintenance of our continuously working process installation.
  • You are part of the administrative maintenance team for preparing the planning during shutdowns, work preparations, realisation of projects and working with subcontractors.
  • You are the essential link between work preparation and the executive team. When needed, you assist on the field.
  • You are responsible for the administrative work for electrical approvals, borrowing schemes and documents,…
  • You help with the implementation of the new PLC-system in the unit (Allen Bradley).
  • You take care of the maintenance and exploitation of the high voltage distribution on the site.
  • You think about the organisation of your maintenance team.

Your profile

  • You are passionate about technics and have a broad technical knowledge about electricty, electronics, measurement and control technology, PLC-systems,…
  • You are well aware of safety regulations, you have an eye for quality and a big sense of responsibility.
  • You are a creative problem solver.
  • You have a flexible mindset.
  • Experience with high voltage systems is a plus.

Training

  • A varied job, a lot of autonomy and space for new initiatives.
  • You’ll be involved with the implementation of new systems and investments.
  • The training you need, either internal or external, to develop skills for the job and your personale development.

Interested? Need more information? Contact us!

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