Industrial Automation Engineer

  • Manufacturing
  • Helmond, Netherlands

Industrial Automation Engineer

Description

ABOUT THE JOB AND ABOUT THE TEAM:

Within the Manufacturing and Logistic department, we are looking for an Industrial Automation (IA) Engineer. In this role, you are responsible for optimizing the technical availability and reliability of our industrial automation related systems (Drive, Control and Interface), for production machinery, systems, and networks. You're going to install or upgrade machines according to the new IA Vlisco standards and are reporting to the manager Continuous Improvement.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Managing or participate in IA related projects and improvements
  • Establishing the functional specifications by URS at the design stage upto carry out tests (FAT/SAT) during the implementation stage
  • Manage the IA components install base and review systems that become out of service and make midterm proposals to replace them by upgrades
  • Second and third line support towards maintenance
  • Performing failure analyses that will result in solutions and improvement actions
  • Prescribing technical IA guidelines for maintenance and describing Vlisco industrial
  • standards;
  • Maintain the IA network incl. virtualization systems for Scada, Wincc, data acquisition, etc.

Job requirements

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • A Bachelor or Master degree related to industrial automation engineering
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience in an industrial automation environment
  • Full knowledge of the Dutch and English language, both spoken and written

IN RETURN WE OFFER YOU:

  • A competitive salary and benefits package, including a personal Sustainable Employability Budget, 8% holiday allowance and an extra 13th month of salary
  • A balanced working environment where you will have autonomy, ownership, and opportunities to grow within the company while working in a vibrant and dynamic team
  • The opportunity to be part of a highly creative environment where we are proud of our product that is so strongly embedded in the culture of Africa
  • Endless learning opportunities with GoodHabitz, access to personal assessments and several opportunities for personal growth
  • A great location next to the train station in the middle of Helmond’s city centre
  • A flexible working environment whit flexible working hours and the opportunity to work 1 or 2 days a week from home