R&D Process Technician (extrusion)

Division:  Yarns

Comines, BE

Date:  4 déc. 2021

A new challenge ?

Become our new R&D Process Technician BCF (extrusion)

Location : Industrial site in Comines Belgium (Plant Berry Yarns, a company of Beaulieu International Group) 


Main responsibilities and key tasks


  • Carry out necessary work such as new development projects to improve the company's process
  • Report to the Research and Development Manager
  • Carry out tests in pilote and production lines
  • Work in collaboration with the necessary departments for technical development and colour development (sample colors)
  • Leading all development projects in his/her area working in collaboration with the R&D Manager
  • Carry out individual tests in his/her area (product development and process improvement) together with the R&D Manager
  • Ensure the delivery of all project products, taking into account quality, customer service and cost requirements
  • Develop and analyze the production parameters and maintain them in the database
  • Consider process improvements
  • Improve the cost of processing 
  • Work according to internal safety and hygiene rules


Competencies and skills 


  • Hold a bachelor (bac+2) with a relevant experience (5 years) or a master's degree in engineering 
  • Preferably a few years of experience with R&D
  • Preferably a specialization in textiles or chemistry (polymers) or extrusion 
  • You are analytical, quality oriented and methodical
  • You are curious and open minded 
  • You like to work with precision, and with different interlocutors
  • Knowledge of the impact of the task on relevant environmental aspects (correct waste separation, chemical spill management, emergency plans)
  • Knowledge of the production process, procedures and machines



  • Fluency in French and English
  • Other languages (Dutch) are an asset


Our offer

  • You're joining a growing company with respect for its people, passion for its products and striving for continuous innovation
  • An attractive remuneration package
  • A challenging future in an international context with numerous internal opportunities



Tressy Giglio, HR Manager : ; +32(0)


Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.) est un spécialiste mondial des matières premières chimiques (polymères) et des produits semi-finis (fils, fibres, textiles techniques et plaques alvéolaires). Le groupe est également un leader mondial en matière de revêtements de sol pour le marché résidentiel et commercial (vinyle rouleau, lames vinyle, stratifié, parquet, moquette, feutre aiguilleté, gazon artificiel et tapis) et de tissus d’ameublement.

Basé en Belgique, B.I.G. emploie plus de 4 700 personnes dans 29 usines et 20 centres de vente et de distribution. Le groupe est très présent dans 17 pays à travers l’Eurasie, les Amériques et l’Océanie. En 2020, B.I.G. a réalisé un chiffre d’affaires de 1.7 milliards d’euros et compte aujourd’hui 16 000 clients dans 140 pays.

Fidèle à ses origines d’entreprise familiale, B.I.G. met toujours en avant la durabilité, l’innovation et le bien-être de ses employés.