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Senior Automation Engineer

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    Laurien Goossens

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For our international customer active in the sustainability industry, we're currently looking for an automation engineer to join their team to work on different projects from A to Z.


  • You join the internal team, starting from the proposal or tendering phase and are responsible in making the control system proposals (both pricing and technical documentation)
  • You're responsible to make the specifications for control system supplier selection and follow-up on the ordering
  • One of the scopes in your job will be hardware (controllers, remote I/O islands) and network design
  • You will do the detailed process design (automation functional descriptions, control loops and safety system) in cooperation with the process department
  • You are responsible to oversee the programming (both PLC and DCS), alone or managing a group of programmers both from the supplier
  • You will be present during the installation of the control system on site where testing will be a big part of the job
  • In this position you will report to the Automation Manager


  • Bachelor or Master degree in electromechanics
  • Knowledge of both hardware and software
  • At least 4 years of experience
  • Ideally you also have experience in project management
  • Nice to have: knowledge Siemens S7 - PCS7 - T3000 - Scada WinCC - system and network design
  • You're okay with international travelling for 25% of the time. Depending on the phase of the project this will be more important.


  • You will be part of a company that has an ecological purpose and works on sustainability all over the world
  • The company offers a clear career path with vision of you becoming a lead automation engineer for international projects
  • You are offered a good compensation package and relocation assistance if required
  • No nonsense team with down to earth mentality, with a boss that respects work-life balance

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