Kurita provides technologies for water and process treatment, as well as for the paper and cellulose industry. Kurita Europe is a subsidiary of Kurita Water Industries Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1949, the Group has more than 7,400 employees worldwide, generating a turnover of 2.3 billion USD. More than 3,500 patents are proof of Kurita’s innovative approach to a resource-saving consumption of water. We are committed to highest ethical and social demands with a strong sense for fairness, transparency, integrity, safety and compatibility.

For our new Research & Development Center KETC in Viersen we are looking for the following fulltime or parttime position

R&D Project Specialist (m/f/d)

Short job desciption:

  • Performing activities in research and development projects
  • Operation of pilot plants for water treatment
  • Responsibility for special water treatment analyses
  • Comprehensive technical documentation of the test results
  • Evaluation & comparison of analytical and theoretical results
  • Cooperation within the applied research and development team

Knowledge and experience:

  • University degree in Chemistry or Engineering (Bachelor or Master)
  • Experience in water treatment and membrane treatment (e.g. RO) is preferred
  • Experience in laboratory analytics or pilot plants is an advantage
  • Good English is preferred
  • Good MS Office skills

Preferred personal skills:

  • Strong analytical thinking
  • Structured way of working
  • Good team working skills & excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to travel (usually ca. 10 %)


Are you the ideal candidate to join our team? Then apply today via our email address KEG_Career@kurita-water.com.

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