You design new assembly workcells for Industry 4.0 production environments
Industry 4.0 companies collaborate with Flanders Make to develop their smart factory production systems where robots can work safely alongside with humans. The operator is aided by digital instructions and supported using wearable information technology and assistive automation tools.
Research and design future Industry 4.0 workcells with collaborative robots
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Creative technology engineer with a practical feel for production reality
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Flanders Make offers you the opportunity to develop yourself in the network of top industry and universities and research institutes;
Flanders Make is the strategic research centre for the manufacturing industry. From our sites in Lommel, Leuven and Kortrijk, 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. This way, we want to contribute to new products and production processes that help to realise the vehicles, machines and factories of the future.
Because of our unique position between industry and research, our teams combine application and system proficiency with technological and scientific knowledge.
We focus on 4 key competences, all based on modelling and virtualisation:
1. Decision & Control
2. Design and optimisation
3. Motion product specification, architecture, and validation
4. Flexible assembly specification, architecture, and validation
Depending on your place of residence or preference, you can work on one of our sites (flexible workplace policy).
This animation movie illustrates how Flanders Make sees operators functioning in the factory of the future, working side by side with cobots, and autonomous mobile robots.
Flanders Make is the strategic research centre for the manufacturing industry. Our mission is to strengthen the long-term international competitiveness of the Flemish manufacturing industry. That’s why we work together with SMEs and large companies on pre-competitive, industry-driven technological research, resulting in concrete product and production innovation in the vehicle industry, the manufacturing industry, and production environments.
Take a look at our research and our projects: http://www.flandersmake.be/en/agile-and-human-centered-production-and-robotics-systems
To apply, go to http://jobs.flandersmake.be.
Please fill in the online application form and upload a motivation letter and cv.