Gent, BE, 9000

ID:  629

Ready to join our team?

Brighter Together, that's what KRONOS stands for and what our 300 colleagues at KRONOS Europe in Ghent are committed to every day. Here in Ghent, we produce 90,000 tons of high-quality titanium dioxide (TiO2) on an annual basis. Our TiO2 is used to color the world. We do this in a sustainable way with attention to the environment, our customers, our employees and our surroundings.
Our values (Customer Focus, Communication, Teamwork & Leadership) are the key elements of KRONOS' DNA. They connect us, they articulate what we stand for and how we act. Every day. 
If you can identify with these values, read on and join us!

About the job

As a mechanic/fitting, your main job consists of overhauling equipment.
You work neatly and accurately and ensure that everything is perfectly adjusted.
You will mainly work from our workshop (90%) and only sporadically enter other parts of the factory.
Turning and milling are not part of your daily tasks but if you have these skills we will definitely put them to use.


About you

  • A technical degree in mechanics or equivalent through experience? Check!
  • Plans you read with ease, and execute as drawn;
  • Valves, bolts and nuts? You know them all!
  • You constantly think creatively, and like to work both independently and in team;
  • You are willing to become a member of the intervention team.

About our offer

  • The opportunity to help build a growing, international environment; 
  • Being part of an ambitious and driven talented team;
  • Many learning and growth opportunities with a global player in the chemical sector; 
  • A company culture where Customer focus, Teamwork, Communication and Leadership are the key drivers;
  • An attractive salary package and attention to a balanced work/life balance!


Since KRONOS developed the first commercial process for manufacturing titanium dioxide in 1916, innovation has been the constant in our growth story. More than 100 years later, we are still a progressive world player manufacturing the very best chloride and sulfate TiO2. 
KRONOS EUROPE in Ghent is part of KRONOS Worldwide Inc. Spread over 9 locations, we have 2.250 employees.
KRONOS customers can be found in more than 120 countries. 

Sounds interesting?

Are you interested in this position or do you know someone who fits the profile?
Let us know at jobs-belgium@kronosww.comor call 
Looking forward to welcoming you!