Lab technician

Lab technician


Akzo Nobel Industrial Coatings is a leading manufacturer of paints and coatings for industrial surface finishing. We provide beauty and protection to wood products such as windows, doors, cabinet, floors and furniture's. In Sweden we have approximately 300 employees at our office and production site in Malmö.TAC, Technical Application Center is part of the RD&D Wood organisation.

Main responsibilities

To our group at TAC, we are looking for a Laboratory Technician to support both our Solutions Lab but also our Global Development Organization. At the TAC different application tests of industrial cotaings are done together with lab, sales technicians and customers as a part of the development work or pre-test for customer trails. You will support the daily work at the TAC where you will prepare and run the eqipment for test, quality controll, training sessions and daily house keeping. You will also handle, prepare and manufacture smaller test batches to deliver samples for customer tests. You are three in the team reporting to the Group Leader of TAC.
Job requirements/Candidate profile

To be successful in this position you need to have good cooperation skills and social competence. You are structured in your way of working and can adapt to changing situations and able to manage many tasks at the same time. You are service minded, have a good patience and a mindset to find solutions as well as a prestigeless attitude as your tasks will offered of high and low. You are curious and want to learn more. Preferable you have high school education and a g ood general technical experience from machines and primary experiece from the colour industry. You have a very good command of Swedish and English, both written and spoken.

What can AkzoNobel offer you?

If you share our values and ambitions, we can give you a career where your knowledge and ambitions will be recognized and rewarded. You will be working in an international environment with many possibilities to develop, both personally and professionally. You will be offered interesting and challenging projects that open your view and challenges your enterprise. You will be working with likeminded people that share your attitude and enthusiasm. By working for AkzoNobel you will also help us to achieve our ambition – to be the first choice by our customers, shareholders and employees, all over the world.

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Additional information

This is a permanent position on a full-time basis. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We will review the applications continuously. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Niclas Andersson, Group leader TAC, +46 70 771 14 73

For information about the recruitment process, please contact Christina Borin, Talent Acquisition Partner,

For unions related questions please contact:

Unionen, Jörgen Dahlgren +46 708 35 52 49

Akademiker, Johan Vihlborg +46708 83 56 37

If you have any general questions about your application or need assistance, please contact:

We are looking forward to your application!

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We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.

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Mer info
Område Malmö stad
Yrkesroll Hälsa & Sjukvård, Medicinsk forskning & Laboratorieverksamhet
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 28 apr 2019 (6 dagar kvar)

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About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We're experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit