Emissions Laboratory & Equipment technician (F/M/X)

Requisition ID:  10780

Linkebeek, BE, 1630

Linkebeek- Emission



Are you excited about embarking on our journey towards a carbon-neutral world?


We are seeking a collaborative individual who is passionate about making a positive impact on ENGIE Laborelec's success and overall performance. If you have a deep interest in energy transition, power generation, and technology, we urge you to explore this opportunity.


Bring your expertise, grow with us and build your career in safe and diverse environment.



Who are we?


ENGIE Laborelec is a research and expertise center focused on electrical power technology, with a team of over 335 employees from different background. We are part of the ENGIE Group, and more particular the newly created entity called ENGIE Research & Innovation. We support the entire electricity value chain, providing customized solutions to a diverse range of customers from various fields and industries. We are dedicated to achieving a net zero carbon future and finding sustainable solutions.



About the team


Our Emission Department’s mission is to increase the environmental performances of our customer assets. We support ENGIE’s ambitions to be the world leader in zero-carbon transition in its three core activities (electricity, natural gas and energy services). We are a leader in global solution provider in the NOx emissions reduction of the flue gases based on SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) technology. The department leads the development of Carbon Capture Use & Storage (CCUS) technologies within Engie and beyond.

Our team is continuously focus on developing top quality expertise in our fields and leveraging it into commercially attractive solutions for our customers, which enable us to accompany our customers in the concrete implementation of climate change & air depollution

Our solutions include accompanying our customers in the concrete implementation of climate change & air depollution. We develop strong customer relationships to become a reliable partner and to use our experience to maximize the value of our customers’ assets and projects.




What you’ll be doing


Your responsibilities as Emissions Laboratory & Equipment Technician

As Emissions Laboratory and Equipment Specialist you will contribute to the team objectives in both DeNOx and CCUS domains. You will work alongside a supportive team, and will have access to professional development opportunities to help you grow in your career.


You will conduct laboratory tests on a semi bench to evaluate the performance of SCR catalysts. Those catalysts can be found in several industries like waste-to-energy, cement, glass, petrochemicals… The performance of those catalysts is key to assess the need of buying new catalyst or performing extra services like high performance cleanings. Other important parameters for evaluation of performance of catalyst or for root cause analysis are XRF test and BET (porosity test).

You will manage different equipment’s that are used for emissions measurements campaign and give ad-hoc support for the site missions.


More concretely, you will:

  • conduct semi bench measurements for evaluation of performance of DeNOx catalysts:
    • collect the sample,
    • prepare the samples,
    • conduct the test on the bench with the rights settings
    • report the results to the project manager in due time
  • conduct other lab analyses as XRF, BET
  • manage measurement equipment (e.g. transportation, maintenance, calibration)
  • give ad-hoc support for emissions campaigns


If you identify with any of the following, we encourage you to apply! Do you?


  • Have a professional bachelor in Chemistry/ or equivalent
  • Have a first industry experience is a plus, this opportunity is also open to young graduate
  • Demonstrate rigor and structure
  • Respect the planning
  • Show critical thinking on the results to identify any issues on the measurement
  • Have flexibility and are prepared to support the team where you can add value
  • Work autonomously and you are also a team player
  • Speak French or Dutch and English (comprehension at least) and are willing to learn another language
  • Put focus on safety in daily operations



Here's a taste of what Laborelec offers you


  • Flexible Working Environment: A green campus and hybrid workspace  offering flexibility for a good work/life balance 
  • Employee Resource Groups: An exciting position in a leading research and expertise center, with the possibility of further career development within ENGIE. 
  • An inspiring work environment: with ambitious colleagues and from different background
  • Learning & Development: Growth is a big reason people choose to join our team. We provide opportunities through lunch and learns, training, coaching, mentorship programs, and workshops.
  • Benefits: 34 leave days, free access to our fitness room, linen ironing service...
  • Wellness: You will have access to our fun room and fitness space for your enjoyment and well-being



Where we work

Our headquarters is based in Belgium (Linkebeek, near to Brussels), and we have several branches in Europe (France, Germany & the Netherlands), LATAM (Chile) and MESCAT (KSA & UAE)



Our values : The 4B’s


  • Be You, At Laborelec, we encourage you to be yourself and allow your skills and knowledge to shine through.
  • Be Safe, keeping our employees safe is our top priority.
  • Become, as a Laborelec employee, you can build your career.
  • Belong, join our dynamic community at Laborelec and becomean integral part of our team. ​​​​


Our commitment


At ENGIE Laborelec, we are committed to building a team that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve, including people of all races, genders, ages, religions, disabilities, and sexual orientations.


We'd love to hear from you if this opportunity sparks your interest.


Your HR contact: Damien Colmant damien.colmant@engie.com

Business Unit:  Research & Innovation
Division:  R&I - LABS Laborelec
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Junior (experience < 3 years)
Education Level:  Technical Qualification