To enable us to carry on extending our services, we look to recruit enthusiastic, innovative and committed people to join our growing team.

Next to a competitive salary with extensive benefits, we also invest in our people, offering learning and development opportunities, helping you to fulfil your potential.

If you want to work in a global environment providing opportunities and meeting exciting challenges supported by state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, then explore our job offer to find the opportunity that is perfect for you.


Click here to find OCAS’s current job vacancies. Click each vacancy to see its details and apply for a job by using the “apply now” button.

We are regularly looking for new employees to join our research team in Gent (Zwijnaarde) or Zelzate. Are you interested in a R&D lab assistant/research engineer position at OCAS, but did not immediately find the suitable vacancy? Don’t hesitate to apply via the vacancy ‘research engineer: spontaneous application’ or ‘Labomedewerker spontane sollicitatie’. As soon as we find a job that matches your profile, we will contact you.

In case you are looking forward to join an industrial production team, browse ArcelorMittal Belgium’s job offer.


We are looking for students wishing to do a traineeship. To attract a broad spectrum of future employees, OCAS offers interesting topics for fundamental research and technical applications. It is possible to do a traineeship at OCAS in a wide range of metallurgical and surface related topics, as well as fields like forming, joining, FEM modelling and electromagnetic applications. We are furthermore active in the field of combinatorial research including data mining and deep learning. For more information contact our HR department via

Browse through our scientific publications to discover OCAS’s published journal papers and our contributions to conferences.