AGC Glass Europe offers challenging, and highly rewarding career opportunities. Join a leading international glass company, share a global stage of incredible opportunity with more than 50,000 employees world-wide. Work and grow alongside some of the brightest people in your field.
The Company: AGC Glass Europe
Based in Belgium, AGC Glass Europe is the European branch of the AGC group (Asahi Glass Co., Ltd), the world’s largest producer of flat glass.
AGC produces, processes and distributes flat glass for the construction industry (external glazing and indoor decorative glass), the automotive industry, solar applications, specialized industries (glazing for railway and subway cars and ships, glass for domestic appliances) and various high-tech applications (smart and interactive screens).
AGC Glass Europe currently employs some 14,000 people. Its industrial facilities comprise 18 float glass lines, 10 automotive glass processing centres and more than 100 distribution-processing units in Europe, stretching from Spain to Russia.
AGC’s Technovation Centre (Gosselies, Belgium)
The Technovation Centre located in Gosselies (Belgium) centralises research, engineering and IP activities under one roof. It employs 250 people among which 180 researchers (mostly engineers and PhD’s), all driven by operational excellence and innovation.
Based on its three missions of technological innovation, technical assistance and scientific advice, the R&D Centre is developing the high-tech glass products of tomorrow while taking human wellbeing and protection of the environment into account.
Antibacterial glass, Glassiled Motion for dynamic façades TirExtreme for Multitouch screens are some of the most recent innovations.
AGC’S TECHNOVATION CENTRE is looking for AN EXPERT IN MATERIALS SCIENCE WITH EXPERTISE IN TRANSPARENT POLYMERS TO WORK ON AUTOMOTIVE GLASS PROJECTS
THE ANALYSIS INVESTIGATION AND TESTING (AIT) DEPARTMENT
The Analysis Investigation and Testing (AIT) Department located in Gosselies (Belgium) provides a wide range of services for researchers as well as industrial and commercial customers.
Services include amongst others analysis of raw materials, analyses and testing of glass products, determining of conformity with specification or technical requirements, problem solving and root cause analyses, supplying of characterisation methods, expertise in metrology and certifications.