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Process Engineer – Metal recycling

Key informations

  • Number of positions: 1
  • Spontaneous Application

Company general information

Avesta Battery & Energy Engineering (ABEE) is a dynamic engineering company specialized in battery and energy technologies for automotive and stationary applications founded in January 2019. ABEE’s expertise includes battery system design, modelling (thermal & electrochemical), recycling, state-of-the-art battery manufacturing infrastructure, processing and prototyping, BMS & module assembly, extensive knowledge in artificial intelligence techniques & battery state estimations, validation & feasibility analysis related to advanced Li-ion and next generation solid-state battery technologies.

Business Unit description

The EONET Business unit within ABEE works on recycling Batteries and PV modules.

Number of positions: 1

Job profile:

The open position relates to the project on Lithium recovery from Li containing secondary sources. Specifically, it will focus on developing and scaling-up innovative ‘waste-to-resource’ metallurgical pathways to extract and recover valuable metals from secondary resources. This job profile will include the following activities:

  • Design and execution of laboratory recycling process experiments.
  • Hands-on experience in metal extraction process techniques especially for Critical Raw Materials.
  • Process development and process improvement experience.
  • Perform pilot testing, result evaluation and reporting.

Your profile:

  • Bachelors or Masters in the field of Chemical Engineering / Process Engineering / Material Science.
  • Team player
  • Highly motivated and open-minded.
  • Knowledge of chemistry principles and methods with the ability to interpret results and an ability to communicate effectively.
  • Fluent in English (reading; writing; speaking)
  • Able to comprehend, summarise and explain scientific information through presentation and reports


  • On the job training
  • Competitive salary package
  • A dynamic and challenging multicultural work environment

Place of employment: Diegem, Louvain-la-Neuve – Belgium.