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Engineering & Technical

108888 - Maintenance Engineer (Junior) - Netherlands

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Netherlands
Date: 4/08/2020
Job Reference: 108888
Contact Name: Tommy McKeown
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Job Description

Maintenance Engineer (Junior) - Netherlands - 108888
Maintenance Engineer (Junior) - Netherlands

Our client’s core competence is making fruit, vegetables and legumes more sustainable. Their quality products find their way to the consumer through the supermarkets of European retail partners. From premium to private label and basic products, delivering the right quality at the best price in every segment.
In their factories, they use the most innovative technologies and the most efficient techniques. Their mentality is characterized by "saying what we do and doing what we say". Driven by innovation, their organization is constantly evolving. They currently employ around 420 employees.

The job
As an All-round Maintenance Engineer you are responsible for eliminating breakdowns, checking machines, installations and equipment and you perform preventive and corrective maintenance, modification and new construction work in the mechanical, electrical- and software/automation field.

To accomplish this, your duties include:

• Co-inspecting and assessing the technical condition of equipment based on applicable
standards and specifications, in the context of preventive and corrective maintenance in the mechanical and electrical field
• Maintaining, changing and optimizing the PLC control
• Performing planned maintenance and (parts of) new construction and / or overhaul work and reporting on findings and work in the maintenance management system 
• Bringing and maintaining machines and installations in reliable and production-ready

Your profile

• level, 7 or 8 Bachelor Degree in the area of Mechanical, Electrical or Automation Engineering.
• 0-3 years of work experience in a similar position or industry, or experience by a placement year in a production environment.
• A farming background is a plus
• Working with Engineering/Maintenance in your spare time like working on cars etc.: 

• You have up-to-date knowledge of modern control techniques like Siemens S7 or Tia Portal
• You do not have a nine to five mentality and are willing to work in a 3-shift service;
• You are proficient in applying P&ID schemes;
• You have analytical skills and are flexible and accurate;
• You can work independently as well as in a team.

What do we offer?

• A dynamic and challenging working environment;
• At a company that is constantly developing;
• With a competitive salary according to the CAO for the fruit and vegetable processing
• Possibillty to grow in roles, like a Senior Maintenance Engineering role

For further information on this role please contact Tommy McKeown on 0860100903  /
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