Automation engineer

Automation engineer.

Automation engineer

Amsterdam

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€40000 - €65000 per year

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Permanent

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Automation engineer

We are a global leader in modular solutions based in the Netherlands, specializing in industrial projects for both national and international clients. Our expertise spans the pharmaceutical, FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods), and mining sectors. We offer turnkey solutions for process equipment, skids, mixing systems, and plants, serving the cosmetics, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical industries.

Our skilled team provides comprehensive services, including manufacturing, consulting, engineering, fabrication, preassembly, site installation, and commissioning. We prioritize employee development and sustainability, following the principles of reduce, recycle, recover, and save time.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Design and program automation control systems (SIEMENS PCS7, ROCKWELL PLANTPAX DCS, HMI, and SCADA).
Develop technical documentation for control systems.
Engage with clients to understand and meet technical needs.
Ensure safe and efficient process operations.
Lead teams of engineers and technicians.
Travel and work at overseas project sites as needed.
Experience and Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree or higher in Industrial Automation, Electrical Engineering, or Mechatronics.
Minimum three years of experience in industrial automation systems.
Experience with PLC control systems, preferably in FMCG, food and beverage, and personal care sectors.
Proficiency in programming PCS 7 and AB PlantPax control systems.
Ability to design and modify SCADA and HMI systems (WinCC, FactoryTalk SE, Aveva).
Knowledge of safety systems, Profibus, ProfiNet, Modbus communication protocols, and network troubleshooting.
Experience with project life cycle management, from design to commissioning.
Skills and Proficiencies:

Strong technical ability and knowledge of mathematics, science, and technology.
Proficiency with Microsoft products.
Excellent communication skills for technical and non-technical audiences.
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
Attention to detail and accuracy.
Self-driven, proactive, and reliable.
Proficient in English.
Valid driving license.
Candidates applying must be EU nationals or a Dutch Citizenship

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Bradley Wilkins

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