Traineeship Quality & Compliance - Ordina

Antwerp; East Flanders; Flemish Brabant; Limbourg; West Flanders, Belgium BE

Ordina is the digital business partner that uses technology and market knowledge to give its customers an edge. We help our customers stay ahead of change through smart digital end-to-end solutions, sustainable software solutions and the design and management of IT landscapes. 


Your Impact

Have you graduated or are about to in the near future? Are you looking for your first, exciting job as a Quality & Compliance Engineer in Life Sciences? If the answer to both questions is yes, Ordina can provide you with your ultimate career springboard! During our internal Traineeship program, we will fully immerse you in the world of Quality & Compliance. You will, for instance, learn about regulatory requirements, validation methodologies, IT processes, lab equipment and production facilities. You will get hands-on training to write validation plans, test reports etc. Ultimately, you will learn how to manage an Quality & Compliance (Engineering) project from A to Z and you will obtain your first certificates. 

At the conclusion of your Traineeship program, you will be deployed at one of our many customers in the Life Sciences sector to support their business by qualifying and validating processes and systems. After all, they rely on our expertise to ensure that their processes, services, systems and products benefit the lives of patients worldwide.


Where you're going to get started

Ordina's Quality & Compliance (Q) team boasts more than 100 expert consultants in 3 different practices (Laboratory, Production and Business Technology) in the Life Sciences sector. Within these practices, various roles are taken up by the Q&C engineers, such as qualification and validation of software, lab equipment, production lines, utilities, cleaning validation, process validation etc. Other roles include business analysis, engineering, building, project management and much, much more. Most of the Q'ers have a scientific background; we employ a lot of industrial engineers, bioengineers, biotechnologists, biomedical scientists, pharmacists etc., but also historians, translators/interpreters, communication scientists, etc. regularly find their way to our team.


This is you

In 6 weeks time, our Q experts will prepare you for an optimal career start at our clients. During the Traineeship program, you can expect theoretical sessions interspersed with practical exercises, to ensure that you also gain hands-on experience. We will not only focus on hard skills, but also on soft skills: you will learn how to work in teams, how to prepare and conduct a presentation and how to engage in a successful relationship with your customer. Last but not least, you will get to learn more about yourself via the Insights Discovery training.

If you graduated as a Master (preferred) or Bachelor in Engineering, Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Chemistry or IT, you may have what it takes to join the Traineeship program. Don’t wait any longer and convince us that you have a strong interest in life sciences and want to start your career with Ordina. Contact one of our colleagues right away and have a chat!



From experience, we know that our traineeship gives you an important competitive advantage. Moreover, we offer you a permanent contract that starts on day one of your traineeship. It will give you the confidence you need to start working immediately on exciting project at one of our clients. With the necessary support from your colleagues and managers, of course. We guarantee this level of support throughout your career, because we believe in continuous training and development. Thanks to our training courses, competence centers and knowledge sharing sessions, you may evolve into an expert role before you know it!

Ordina values its employees highly. We are a company with a very open, transparent culture that really puts its people – yes, you - first.

By the way, did we already mention that working at Ordina is also a lot of fun? We like to let off some steam at various get-togethers, at the annual Q unit weekend or simply by having a drink at an Open Bar event to kick off the weekend. Last but not least, all of the above is complemented by an attractive salary package including fringe benefits such as a fancy company car, laptop, insurance package, meal vouchers and expense allowance.

Do you feel like getting started as a young professional in Life Sciences? Apply today for our Young Professional program!

Everyone is welcome to apply. Because we believe in the power of diversity and value inclusion. After all, the best ideas and smartest solutions arise in diverse teams. That is exactly why we pay so much attention to the composition of our high performance teams. So that you feel at home and can get the best out of yourself.