You create a Centre of Excellence in the cluster Flexible Assembly for ‘production in manufacturing’ innovations. You translate strategic choices into a research roadmap and a balanced research portfolio. You inspire and lead managers of R&D teams at the universities and Flanders Make VZW, and within a consortium of companies.
Flanders Make performs technological research into Industry 4.0 production systems. Human-robot collaboration, self-adaptable work cells and operator support are some of the important items on the agenda. In general, production environments should be able to make customised products at the cost of series production.
Drive and accelerate innovation in the Manufacturing Industry in Flanders
Within the research cluster, current and future research capabilities of Flanders Make are developed and linked to the research needs of manufacturing companies with production/assembly activities. This exercise in connecting the needs of today and tomorrow with innovation and research capabilities is crucial for making impact on the companies and the manufacturing industry as a whole.
For this, you will:
Inspiring R&D leader
The ideal candidate:
You have an impact on science and technology. You create leverage and synergies within Flanders Make and far beyond.
Flanders Make offers you:
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You will work from one of our establishments in Kortrijk, Lommel or Leuven (flexible workplace policy).
Flanders Make is the strategic research centre for the manufacturing industry. From our establishments in Kortrijk, Lommel, Leuven and Sint-Truiden, we stimulate open innovation through excellent research.
Our purpose: realising a top-level research network in Flanders that delivers full support to the innovation projects of manufacturing companies.
In this way, we want to contribute to new products and production processes that help to realise the vehicles, machines and plants of the future.
How to apply?
To apply for this job opportunity, please go to http://jobs.flandersmake.be.
Complete the online application form and download your motivation letter and CV.
For more information on the selection process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.Continue reading
|Title||Manager Research Cluster Flexible Assembly for Innovation in Production Environments (Leuven, Lommel, Kortrijk)|
|Job location||Gaston Geenslaan 8, 3001 Leuven, 3001 Leuven|
|Published||March 4, 2021|
|Job types||Researcher,   Other  |
|Fields||Technology Management,   Industrial Engineering,   Manufacturing Engineering  |