VTK JobFair 2019 - March 1st

What are our activities?

The Belgian Nuclear Research Centre SCK•CEN is one of the largest research institutions in Belgium(laboratories in Mol, registered office in Brussels). We develop peaceful applications of radioactivity by forward-looking research and sustainable technology. In addition, we organize training courses, we offer specialist services and we act as a consultancy.

One of our biggest projects is MYRRHA. MYRRHA is the very first prototype of a nuclear reactor driven by a particle accelerator in the world. MYRRHA opens the way to a broad spectrum of applications, such as:

  • new radioisotopes for the diagnosis and treatment of disease such as cancer
  • conduct fundamental scientific research in nuclear physics, atomic physics, fundamental interactions, solid-state physics, nuclear medicine
  • and so much more

Why is SCK•CEN the right employer for you?

At SCK-CEN, we are on the forefront. By developing new knowledge and innovative application, we move the boundary of what science can do for society. We do this not only because it matters, but because we want to. We are driven by a relentless ambition to build our expertise and achieve our goals against all odds. We are immersed in a world of unique technology, open discussion and discovery, together with other capable and curious minds.

Some facts

  • More than 820 employees and still growing
  • 46 nationalities
  • Active in 61 countries